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Recommended option

Bus via Dublin Airport  •  6 h 47 min

  1. 218
  2. 761 / ...

$45 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  8 h 1 min

  1. 234
  2. 964

$37 - $48

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. 64

$57 - $77

Train  •  8 h 22 min

  1. 3

$89 - $134

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. 211.7 miles

$45 - $70

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

You can take a bus from Coleraine to Galway via Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, and Dublin Airport in around 6 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Coleraine to Galway via Belfast Central station, Belfast Central, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 8 h 22 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Coleraine station to Londonderry station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Coleraine station to Belfast Central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Irish Rail
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
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Coleraine Bus Center to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$15 - $22
Bus from Coleraine Bus Center to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14
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 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
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
$18 - $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 - $26
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Bus Station to Galway Cathedral
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Coleraine and Galway is 259 km. The road distance is 339 km.

The cheapest way to get from Coleraine to Galway is to bus which costs £27 - £40 and takes 8 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Coleraine to Galway is to drive which takes 4 h 13 min and costs £30 - £50.

No, there is no direct bus from Coleraine to Galway. However, there are services departing from Coleraine Bus Center and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Coleraine to Galway, including transfers.