The route for Rás na mBan 2022 includes six stages and five days of racing on the picturesque roads of County Kilkenny and surrounding counties in early September.

Full route details and map links for the 2022 Rás na mBan see below.
Note: Timing and route details remain provisional. See for up to date details.
2022 ROUTE
The route for the 16th edition of Rás na mBan includes six stages and five days of racing on the roads of picturesque County Kilkenny for the riders in early September. Details with map links below

DateDayStageSTAGE DETAILSStage Start LocationStart TimeDistanceStage Finish LocationExpd.
Kilkenny (HH) – Danesfort – Stonyford – Knocktopher – Kilmaganny – Windgap – Callan
Hoban Hotel (HH)16:45pm75.3kmCallan6.35pm
08/09/22Thur2Kilkenny (HH) – Kells – Dunamaggin – Thomastown – Inistioge – The Rower – Graignamanagh – Thomastown – Inistioge
09/09/22Fri3Portlaoise – Abbeyleix – Mountrath -Mountmellick – Clonaslee – Kinnitty – Wolftrap -The Cut
Laois County Council12pm96kmThe Cut, Slieve Blooms2:30pm
10/09/22Sat4Kilkenny (HH) – Stoneyford – Knocktopher – Ballyhale – Mullinavat – Piltown – 2 laps of circuit via Templeorum – The Sweep – Piltown
11/09/22Sun5Individual Time Trial – Kilkenny Castle
Kilkenny Castle9am2.5kmKilkenny Castle11am
The Parade – Nuncio Road – Waterford Road – Upper Patrick Street
Kilkenny Castle12:30pm1hour
+ 5 laps
Kilkenny Castle1:45pm