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There are 5 ways to get from Birr to Ballinasloe by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Birr, Birr Square to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station 72
  2. Take the bus from Athlone, Athlone Bus Station to Ballinasloe, Ballinasloe Dunlo Street X20 / ...

Cheapest option

Line 72 bus, line 763 bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Birr, Birr Square to Athlone, Athlone AIT 72
  2. Take the line 763 bus from Garrycastle to Ballinasloe 763

5€ - 11€

3 alternative options

Line 845 bus, train  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the line 845 bus from Birr, Birr Square to Outside Train Station 845 / ...
  2. Take the train from Tullamore to Ballinasloe Galway Service

11€ - 16€

Taxi  •  40m

  1. Take a taxi from Birr to Ballinasloe 28.9 miles

60€ - 75€

Drive  •  40m

  1. Drive from Birr to Ballinasloe 28.9 miles

5€ - 8€

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The cheapest way to get from Birr to Ballinasloe is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Birr to Ballinasloe is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birr to Ballinasloe. However, there are services departing from Birr, Birr Square and arriving at Ballinasloe, Ballinasloe Dunlo Street via Athlone, Athlone Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between Birr and Ballinasloe is 33 km. The road distance is 46.3 km.

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The best way to get from Birr to Ballinasloe without a car is to bus which takes 2h 11m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 11m to get from Birr to Ballinasloe, including transfers.

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Birr to Ballinasloe bus services, operated by Bus �ireann, depart from Birr, Birr Square station.

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Birr to Ballinasloe bus services, operated by Bus �ireann, arrive at Ballinasloe, Ballinasloe Dunlo Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birr to Ballinasloe is 46 km. It takes approximately 40m to drive from Birr to Ballinasloe.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Ballinasloe. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Birr to Ballinasloe.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 11m

What companies run services between Birr, Ireland and Ballinasloe, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Birr to Ballinasloe via Athlone, Athlone Bus Station in around 2h 11m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus �ireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Birr, Birr Square to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Athlone, Athlone Bus Station to Ballinasloe, Ballinasloe Dunlo Street
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Birr, Birr Square to Athlone, Athlone AIT
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Birr, Birr Square to Outside Train Station
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Kearns Transport
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Garrycastle to Ballinasloe
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 11€
Website
Citylink
Standard
7€ - 11€
Web Fare
5€ - 8€
Other operators
Taxi from Birr to Ballinasloe
Ave. Duration
40m
Estimated price
60€ - 75€

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