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There are 5 ways to get from Coleraine to Galway by bus, train or car

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Bus via Dublin Airport  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Coleraine Bus Center to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 218
  2. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport X2a
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...

$45 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Coleraine Bus Center to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 234
  2. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Bus Station to Galway Cathedral 964

$35 - $47

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Coleraine station to Londonderry station
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 64

$57 - $77

Train  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Coleraine station to Belfast Central station 3
  2. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

$89 - $134

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Coleraine to Galway 211.7 miles

$45 - $70

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

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The quickest way to get from Coleraine to Galway is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Coleraine to Galway station. 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 56 min.

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The distance between Coleraine and Galway is 162 miles. The road distance is 211.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Coleraine to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 56 min and costs £30 - £55.

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Coleraine to Galway, including transfers.

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Coleraine to Galway bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Coleraine Bus Center station.

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The best way to get from Coleraine to Galway is to bus which takes 6 h 56 min and costs £30 - £55. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £65 - £110 and takes 8 h 24 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Coleraine to Galway is 212 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to drive from Coleraine to Galway.

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Map of how to get from Coleraine to Galway.
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  • Distance: 161.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

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 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Coleraine to Galway via Belfast Central station, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 8 h 24 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
$8 - $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 - $16
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station 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 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 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
$14 - $21
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$14 - $21
Bus from Coleraine Bus Center to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $13
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
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
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
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
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Bus Station to Galway Cathedral
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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