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Trip Dublin Galway

Plan your trip by train, bus from Dublin to Galway

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How to get from Dublin to Galway?

We are suggesting 7 routes by train, bus to plan your trip Dublin Galway. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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  • Locate cities of Dublin and Galway on a map as well as the route Dublin Galway and the different connecting points (Galway Railway Station, Dublin Rd (GMIT) Coach Station, Galway (Bus Station) Coach Station, Dublin Rd (Opp GMIT) Coach Station, Dublin Rd (Opp G Hotel) Coach Station, ...) by clicking on the 'Details & Map' button.
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All modes of transport Dublin Galway

For your trip from Dublin (Ireland) to Galway (Ireland) with a distance of 115 mi you will be able to take 2 modes of transport, eventually by combining bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Dublin-Galway that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of Bus Eireann, Citylink or GoBus in Dublin. The bus will drop you off at Dublin Rd (GMIT) bus station (1.7 mi from Galway, Ireland). Please make sure to show up on time at Dublin (Batchelors Walk) bus station (0.4 mi from Dublin) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Galway.
The train Dublin Galway is a direct bound.
Trains InterCity of Iarnród Éireann to Galway leave from Dublin Heuston railway station in Dublin. Arrival in Galway will take place at Galway station (0.1 mi from the city centre).

Which carriers to travel between Dublin and Galway?

Bus companies
The bus company Bus Eireann operates the intercity service from the bus station of Dublin (Busáras) in Dublin and to the one of Dublin Rd (GMIT) ( Ireland)
Citylink is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Dublin (serving Dublin (Batchelors Walk) bus station at 0.4 mi from centre) and the city of Galway where the coach will drop you off at Dublin Rd (GMIT) station situated at about 1.7 mi from Galway city centre.
The coach company GoBus carries out the route from the bus station of Dublin (Eden Quay) in Dublin and to the one of Galway (Bus Station) ( Ireland)
Railway companies
Iarnród Éireann provides a rail connection Dublin-Galway with the train InterCity from Dublin Heuston railway station (1 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Galway at arrival (0.1 mi from centre)

Stop cities from Dublin or cities to visit near Galway

When travelling from Galway to Dublin by bus, train, you might have to change at Athlone located at 70 mi from Dublin and 47 mi away from Galway, Oranmore situated at 111 mi from Dublin and at approximately 5 mi from Galway (Ireland). If you have some time on your way to Galway or back to Dublin, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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