Seirbhísí Taistil - Travel services
Óstan Loch Altan is situated in the village of Gortahork, in the north west of County Donegal on the N56 coast road between Letterkenny (40km) and Dungloe (30k). Just a half hour drive from Donegal Airport in Carrickfin and just over an hour's drive from Derry Airport, the hotel is also well served by several coach companies operating daily services from Belfast, Derry, Galway and Dublin. View our location on Google Maps
GPS Coordinates for Satellite Navigation Systems
Our GPS coordinates are as follows:
North 55 degrees, 7.300 minutes
West 8 degrees, 7.974 minutes
Direct coach services to Gortahork are available from Glasgow, Belfast, Dublin, Galway, Sligo, & Glasgow with the following private coach operators:
John McGinley Coach Travel (Dublin - Letterkenny and Glasgow - Letterkenny)
Gortahork, Co. Donegal
Phone: 00353 (0) 74 9135201
Patrick Gallagher Coaches, (Belfast - Derry - Letterkenny)
Brinalack, Gweedore,Co. Donegal
Phone: 00353 (0) 75 9131107
Feda O'Donnell Coaches (Galway - Letterkenny)
Rannafast, Annagry, Co. Donegal
Phone: 00353 (0) 74 9548114
Bus Eireann runs coaches through Ireland including Dublin - Letterkenny
Phone:00353 (0) 1 8366111
Bus & Coach services in the North of Ireland
Translink has information about travel throughout the region.
The most convenient ports for Letterkenny are Belfast Harbour and Larne Harbour.
P&O Irish Sea
Larne - Troon (Scotland), Larne-Cairnryan (Scotland), Dublin-Liverpool and Rosslare-Cherbourg
Operates Belfast-Stranraer and Larne-Fleetwood, Dublin Port- Holyhead, Dunlaoghaire - Holyhead and Rosslare - Fishguard
Routes between Ireland, Britain and France are Dublin-Holyhead, Rosslare-Pembroke, Rosslare-Roscoff and Rosslare-Cherbourg
Fly to Donegal Airport, City of Derry Airport, Belfast International Airport, Belfast City Airport.
City of Derry Airport
Belfast International Airport
George Best Belfast City Airport
Operates between London and City of Derry Airport amongst other routes.
Operates many routes from Britain, including Scotland and London, to Belfast International Airport
Operates many routes from Britain to Belfast City Airport
Operates many routes around the world to Dublin
Operates from Glasgow to City of Derry amongst other routes.
The following bus services are available from outside the hotel.
Gortahork - Dublin:
|Mon:||4.55 a.m. 7.15 a.m. 3.55 p.m.|
|Tuesday-Thursday:||7.15 a.m. 3.55 p.m.|
|Friday:||7.15 a.m. 11.35 a.m. 3.55 p.m.|
|Saturday:||7.15 a.m. 3.55 p.m.|
|Sunday:||7.15a.m., 11.30am, 3.20p.m., 5.20p.m.|
|Contact:||John Mc Ginley Buses at 074 91 35201|
|Monday-Saturday||7.45 a.m., 3.10 p.m.|
|Contact:||Feda O Donnell Buses at 074 95 48114|
Gortahork - Belfast
|Monday- Thurdsay:||8.10 a.m.|
|Friday:||8.10 a.m., 12.45 p.m.|
|Sunday:||9.40 a.m. 5.30 p.m.|
|Contact:||Paddy Gallagher Buses at 074 95 31107|
Fly Donegal - Dublin (50 minute flight time!)
The airport is only 25 minute drive from the Hotel. To confirm flight details and departure times please contact Donegal Airport at 074 91 48284 or visit their website www.donegalairport.ie
There are a number of taxi firms in the area.
|Sean Mc Gee Cabs||087 6734614|
|Woods Tax||086 0861921|
|Rossa's Taxis||087 6341366|
There is no service after midnight during the week, unless it has been pre-booked.
Christ The King Gortahork (Catholic)
Saturday Vigil Mass: 7.00 p.m.
Sunday Masses: 9.00 a.m. 11.00 a.m.
Holy Trinity Dunfanaghy (Church Of Ireland):
Sunday Service: 10.30 a.m.
St. John's Dunfanaghy (Presbyterian)
Sunday Service: 10.30 a.m.
There is only one bank available in the village of Falcarragh - Bank of Ireland
|Monday||10.00 a.m. -- 5.00 p.m.|
|Tuesday - Friday||10.00 a.m. - 4.00 p.m.|
There is an ATM in the Eurospar Supermarket, which is situated about 50 metres to the right of the Hotel.
Please check with the service provider for any changes in times during Covid-19