Buncrana is the largest town in the Inishowen Peninsula. It is situated at the gateway into the peninsula. The world-reknowned "Fruit of the Loom" factory was located there up to 2005 and was one of Ireland's biggest factories, employing up to 3,000 people in its heyday. It is now closed. Buncrana is located on the shores of Lough Swilly and offers panaramic views across the lough to the Fanad Peninsula and Portsalon beach.
Take Bus Eireann, Ulsterbus Feda O Donnell (Galway route) or John McGinley Coaches (Dublin Routes) to Derry or Letterkenny, and a local bus or taxi from there. From Belfast take NIR Railways to Derry and Lough Swilly Bus or taxi from there.
From Derry : Lough Swilly Bus Co runs regular buses from early morning until about 6PM.
From Letterkenny: Lough Swilly Bus Co North West Busways
From Carndonagh/Clonmany: North West Busways Lough Swilly Bus Co
Local Taxi Services: Phone Numbers (Door to Door Service) 07493 68777 07493 63900 07493 62200 07493 62198 07493 61283
Modern Playpark with excellent faciliteies.
Children's indoor adventure playground. 8 mins walk from main street
Grant's Shoes: a beautiful, small shoe shop, brilliantly stocked with the up-to-date brands and very friendly, local employees to cater for all your feet needs.
Identity': an attractive,small clothes shop where all the items are low in numbers and very fashionable, resulting in the ability to create funky, unique outfits to sophisticated, chic looks.