There are 2 ways to get from Cork to Galway by bus or car
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What companies run services between Cork, Ireland and Galway, Ireland?
Citylink operates a bus from Cork to Galway every 2 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Bus Eireann also services this route every 2 hours.
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 20 min
- Every 2 hours
- Estimated price
- $20 - $28
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Cork to Galway?
The distance between Cork and Galway is 158 km. The road distance is 197 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Cork to Galway?
The cheapest way to get from Cork to Galway is to bus which costs 12€ - 23€ and takes 2 h 50 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Cork to Galway?
The quickest way to get from Cork to Galway is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs 21€ - 35€.
Is there a direct bus between Cork and Galway?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from St. Patricks Quay and arriving at Galway Coach Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.
How long does it take to get from Cork to Galway?
The bus from St. Patricks Quay to Galway Coach Station takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.