Bus Éireann (tel. 064/663-0011; www.buseireann.ie) provides limited daily service from Killarney to Cahersiveen, Waterville, Kenmare, and other towns on the Ring of Kerry. The best way to get to the Ring is by car, on N70 and N71. Several Killarney-based tour companies offer daily sightseeing tours of the Ring (see the section entitled "Killarney").
Stop in at the Killarney Tourist Office, Aras Fáilte, at the Town Centre Car Park, Beech Road, Killarney (tel. 064/663-1633; www.killarney.ie), before you explore the area. It's open October to May Monday to Saturday 9:15am to 5:15pm, June and September daily 9am to 6pm, and July to August daily 9am to 8pm. During low season, the office occasionally closes for lunch from 1 to 2pm. The Kenmare Tourist Office, Market Square, Kenmare (tel. 064/664-1233), is open daily June through September from 9:15am to 5:30pm, with extended hours in July and August. The rest of the year (Oct-Easter), it's open Monday to Saturday. More information is available online at www.kerrytourist.com.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.