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Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny

Johnstown , historically known as Coorthafooka , is a small town in County Kilkenny, Ireland. Bypassed in December 2008 by the M8, the town lies at the junction of the R639, the R502 and the R435 regional roads. It is the home of the Fenians GAA hurling club. Situated 121 kilometres from Dublin and 131 kilometres from Cork, it lies in the agricultural heartland of the southeast.

The village of Johnstown is over 200 years old and was once part of the barony of Galmoy. Johnstown Village Green
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Bus to Johnstown

  • Bus routes operated by Bernard Kavanagh & Sons:
    • 812
    • 871
  • Bus routes operated by M&A Coaches:
    • 828:
      • Durrow
      • Josephines Urlingford
      • Laois Shopping Centre
      • Main Street
      • Midland Regional Hospital
      • Portlaoise Railway Station

Restaurants in Johnstown

Square Cafe

Johnstown, Co. Kilkenny
Welcome to The Square Cafe,Johnstown. Lite bites and tasty snacks available from our menu daily, including belly busting breakfasts and tasty desserts.

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Map of Johnstown