Rathmore is a small town in Co Kerry. It is located immediately west of the border with Co Cork and is at the heart of the Sliabh Luachra area which is known for its traditional music and culture. There is a GAA club in the area, as well as a social action group, which helps the elderly. Other local amenities include a community centre, a number of schools including a community school and a selection of shops, pubs and restaurants. The Mallow-Tralee railway line passes through the town and offers frequent services to Cork, Dublin Heuston and Tralee via Killarney and Farranfore (for Kerry Airport). Bus Éireann also offers a service between Cork and Tralee via Rathmore.