Westport is an attractive town in on the west coast of Ireland, with a population of 6198 in 2016. It was originally Cathair na Mart, "town of the beef cattle", a cattle-mart and trading port in an era when it was much easier to get around by sea than overland.
Photo: markwaters, CC BY 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

in Westport, , , is a well known Irish tourist attraction, owned by the Hughes family who own a number of businesses in the west of Ireland. Photo: Laurel Lodged, CC0.

Railway station
serves the town of Westport, , Ireland. Photo: Siegele Roland, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

or Aghagower is a small village in rural in western . is situated 5 km southeast of Westport. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.


53.8001° or 53° 48' 0.2" north
-9.5202° or 9° 31' 12.8" west
Open Location Code
United Nations Location Code
19 metres (62 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 52244000
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Westport
  • Breton: Cathair na Mart
  • Breton: Westport
  • Bulgarian: Уестпорт
  • Catalan: Westport (Mayo)
  • Catalan: Westport
  • Cebuano: Westport
  • Chinese: 韋斯特波特
  • Chinese: 韦斯特波特
  • Czech: Westport
  • Danish: Westport
  • Dutch: Westport
  • English: Westport, County Mayo
  • Faroese: Westport (Írland)
  • Faroese: Westport
  • French: Westport
  • Gallegan: Westport - Cathair na Mart
  • Gallegan: Westport
  • Georgian: უესტპორტი
  • German: Westport
  • Indonesian: Cathair na Mart
  • Indonesian: Westport, Republik Irlandia
  • Irish: Cathair na Mart
  • Italian: Westport
  • Japanese: ウェストポート
  • Korean: 웨스트포트
  • Lithuanian: Vestportas
  • Maltese: Westport
  • Manx: Caair ny Mart
  • Norwegian: Westport
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Westport
  • Persian: وستپورت، شهرستان مایو
  • Polish: Westport
  • Portuguese: Westport
  • Russian: Кахарь-на-Март
  • Russian: Уэстпорт
  • Serbian: Вестпорт (Ирска)
  • Serbian: Вестпорт
  • Slovenian: Westport
  • Spanish: Westport
  • Swedish: Westport
  • Urdu: ویسٹپورت، کاؤنٹی میو

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