There are 2 ways to get from Birr to Galway by bus or car

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Bus  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Birr to Galway, Merchants Road Galway 844

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Drive  •  1h 12m

  1. Drive from Birr to Galway 100.9 km

12€ - 18€

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The cheapest way to get from Birr to Galway is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Birr to Galway is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birr and arriving at Galway, Merchants Road Galway. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Birr and Galway is 78 km. The road distance is 100.9 km.

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The best way to get from Birr to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 1h 50m and costs .

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The bus from Birr to Galway, Merchants Road Galway takes 1h 50m including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Birr to Galway bus services, operated by Kearns Transport, depart from Birr station.

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Birr to Galway bus services, operated by Kearns Transport, arrive at Galway, Merchants Road Galway station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birr to Galway is 101 km. It takes approximately 1h 12m to drive from Birr to Galway.

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There are 301+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 78.3 km
  • Duration: 1h 50m

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

Kearns Transport operates a bus from Birr to Galway, Merchants Road Galway 4 times a week, and the journey takes 1h 50m.

Bus operators
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Birr to Galway, Merchants Road Galway
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Kearns Transport

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