Road closure announced on major Offaly commuter route

Justin Kelly


Justin Kelly


Offaly County Council has given notice of a road closure on the N80 in Killeigh next week.

The route, used by many commuters between Offaly and Laois, will be closed Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th September.

There will be a number of diversion routes in place but motorists can expect some disruption.

Northbound Diversion Route

Traffic travelling North on N80 will divert in Mountmellick onto Traffic Management Diversion Route (Via R-422 to Clonaslee, Co. Laois onto L-2004) to continue North on N80.      

Southbound Diversion Route

Traffic travelling South on N80 will divert in Killeigh onto Traffic Management Diversion Route (Via L-5035 onto L-1020) to continue South on N80.   

PICTURED: The diversion route in place for the N80 during the works

Offaly County Council apologises for any inconvenience caused by these essential works. Caution is advised in the area and on diversion routes for the duration of the works.