There are 4 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Galway Ceannt by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Citylink  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...

$15 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus Transport for Ireland  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720

$25 - $37

Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$47 - $76

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Galway Ceannt 133.7 miles

$29 - $45

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Galway Ceannt, Ireland?

Citylink operates a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Galway Ceannt every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h. Transport for Ireland also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Galway Ceannt every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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 from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Galway Ceannt is 187 km. The road distance is 214 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Galway Ceannt is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Galway Ceannt is to drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 24€ - 40€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Galway Coach Station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

The bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station takes 3 h including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.