There are 7 ways to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit 760

$40 - $61

6 alternative options

Bus via Galway Coach Station  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...

$40 - $62

Train via Lisburn  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lisburn to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$79 - $123

Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$88 - $134

Bus via Cavan  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Cavan 271
  2. Take the bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 65

$60 - $84

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway 202.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Knock (NOC) BFS - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

$63 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway is to bus which costs £30 - £50 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway is to drive which takes 3 h 47 min and costs £30 - £50.

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The distance between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) and Galway is 241 km. The road distance is 324 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway. However, there are services departing from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport and arriving at Gmit via Antrim Bus Center, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS), Northern Ireland and Galway, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway via Antrim Bus Center, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, and Dublin Airport in around 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Galway via Lisburn, Lisburn, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Knock via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Lisburn to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast Central to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Cavan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$20 - $28
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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