Fanore is midway between the villages of Ballyvaughan to the North and Doolin to the south.
DIRECTIONS TO FANORE
From Dublin take the M4 toll motorway (signposted Sligo/ Galway. Leave the M4 at junction 11, to join the M6 motorway signposted Galway. Leave the M6 at junction 14 taking the second exits on both roundabouts onto N6 for Galway. Continue on the N6 entering Craughwell . At Oranbeg roundabout take the 1st exit onto the N18 for Limerick. At Kilcolgan turn right onto the N67 for Kinvara and continue on to Ballyvaughan. In Ballyvaughan you will come to a T-junction, turn right for Fanore onto the R477, the coast road. Fanore is approx 6 miles from Ballyvaughan.
FROM SHANNON AIRPORT
Take the N18 going north to Ennis / Galway. Take the N85 exit for Ennistymon / the Burren and follow the signs for Ennistymon. Continue through Ennistymon and onto Lisdoonvarna. Do not turn into Lisdoonvarna but continue on the R477 taking the coast road to Ballyvaughan. Fanore is located about 8 miles from here.
FROM KNOCK AIRPORT
Take the N17 going south to Claregalway. Here turn left onto the N18 for Limerick and continue to the Oranmore roundabout. Proceed as outlined in the directions from Dublin.