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There are 4 ways to get from Ballynahinch to Galway by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Glengall Street to Dublin Airport
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station

3 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Portadown Train Station to Connolly
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

Bus via Cavan

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Cavan
  2. Take the bus from Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

Drive

  1. Drive from Ballynahinch to Galway

Ballynahinch to Galway by bus

105 Weekly Buses
6h 21m Average Duration
€32 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Ballynahinch to Galway is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 6h 21m.

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The fastest way to get from Ballynahinch to Galway is to drive. Taking this option will cost £55 - £80 and takes 3h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ballynahinch to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Ballynahinch Windmill Street and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Belfast, Glengall Street and Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 21m.

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The distance between Ballynahinch and Galway is 242 km. The road distance is 322.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ballynahinch to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 6h 21m and costs £26 - £40.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Ballynahinch to Galway, including transfers.

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Ballynahinch to Galway bus services, operated by Aircoach, depart from Belfast, Glengall Street station.

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The best way to get from Ballynahinch to Galway is to bus which takes 6h 21m and costs £26 - £40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £35 - £55 and takes 7h 40m.

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Ballynahinch to Galway bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ballynahinch to Galway is 322 km. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Ballynahinch to Galway.

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  • Distance: 242.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 21m

What companies run services between Ballynahinch, Northern Ireland and Galway, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Ballynahinch to Galway via Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast, Glengall Street, and Dublin Airport in around 6h 21m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ballynahinch to Galway via Lisburn, Lisburn, Portadown, Portadown Train Station, Connolly, Busáras, Heuston, and Heuston in around 7h 40m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Portadown Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€13 - €16
Flexible
€16 - €19
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€17 - €20
Flexible
€22 - €25
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Glengall Street to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
Aircoach
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Aircoach
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €21
Website
Citylink
Standard
€15 - €21
Web Fare
€13 - €19
Eireagle
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
eireagle.com
Bus from Dublin Airport Arrival Terminal 1 to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€18
Website
Eireagle
Translink UK
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Bus Eireann

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