There are 4 ways to get from Ennis to Galway by train, bus, taxi 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

Train  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Limerick Service

$17 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. 51

$15 - $18

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. 41.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  45 min

  1. 41.4 miles

$9 - $13

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Ennis to Galway 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Ennis to Galway hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Ennis Bus Station to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Ennis to Galway
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ennis and Galway is 48 km. The road distance is 66 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ennis to Galway is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Ennis to Galway is to taxi which takes 45 min and costs 80€ - 100€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ennis and arriving at Galway. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ennis Bus Station and arriving at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

The train from Ennis to Galway takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs five times a day.