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Local Link - Your Local Bus Service

Donegal, Sligo, Leitrim

TFI Local Link bus services connect communities throughout rural Ireland as part of the TFI Public Transport Network.  

TFI Local Link bus services in Co. Donegal are affordable, accessible and available for anyone wishing to travel to or from their local town or village. 

Regular Rural Bus Services

TFI Local Link Regular Rural Bus Services operate on a fixed route between towns and villages and have a scheduled timetable, just like any other public transport bus service. Regular Rural Bus Service timetables are designed, to maximise connectivity with Bus Éireann, commercial bus services and Iarnród Éireann networks to facilitate passengers who may need to connect to the national TFI network.

These services are frequently used by local residents, commuters, students and tourists alike.

Many of our services have direct connections to tourist attractions in the county, including but not limited to:

  • Glenveagh National Park
  • ​Malin Head
  • Errigal
  • Dunlewey
  • Aranmore Island
  • Rossnowlagh Beach
  • Bundoran

Who can use TFI Local Link Services?

TFI Local Link bus services are available to everyone and provide vital transport services to all. These bus services provide safe and accessible rural community transport, while also catering to the needs of the elderly and those with disabilities. Free Travel Passes are accepted on all TFI Local Link services and cash fares are payable by anyone who does not hold a Free Travel Pass. By providing a regular, scheduled public transport service in remote areas TFI Local Link offers greater travel and commuting opportunities to rural residents.

Accessibility for All

TFI Local Link bus services have provisions for children’s buggies and wheelchairs.

Fare Information

TFI Local Link fares include single, return, student and child fares. Fares are cash only. Free Travel Pass holders and children under 5 years travel for free. 

Can I book and / or purchase tickets online?

There is currently no online booking system for TFI Local Link services and there is no requirement to book a seat in advance – just wait at any bus stop in advance of departure time. 

How can I find out about TFI Local Link services in Co. Donegal?

There are 3 ways in which to find out about TFI Local Link services in Donegal.

•    View the timetables on the website –
www.locallinkdsl.ie, on Facebook – TFI Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim, Instagram – locallinkdsl

•    Contact TFI Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim at +353 (0)74 97 41644 

•    Further details of all Regular Rural Services are available on 

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