· By Air – Ireland West Airport Knock Co Mayo. For full details please see www.irelandwestairport.com
· By Rail – Daily services from Dublin to Claremorris, Manulla, Castlebar and Westport Station timetable details on www.irishrail.ie
· By Bus – Bus Eireann offers daily service to nearly all major towns in Mayo with daily services to Claremorris, Westport,Castlebar and stopping at villages of Balla (at start of the trail) and Murrisk (at the end of the trail). Timetable information on www.buseireann.ie
· By Car – From Dublin take M50 and exit onto M4 Sligo/Galway and then exit on M6 to Galway and exit N60 to Roscommon to bring you to Claremorris and onto Castlebar. Start of the trail in village of Balla on N60 between Claremorris and Castlebar. Or alternativly stay on M6 and exit at Junction 18 Sligo and follow signs for Claremorris and onto Castlebar and stat trail in the village of Balla.