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There are 4 ways to get from Ferbane to Galway by bus, train or car

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Line 72 bus, train  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the line 72 bus from Ferbane, stop 358441 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 72
  2. Take the train from Athlone to Galway Galway Service

17€ - 23€

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Bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 20 / ...

12€ - 18€

2 alternative options

Bus via Birr  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Birr to Galway, Merchants Road Galway 844

Drive  •  1h 7m

  1. Drive from Ferbane to Galway 93.2 km

10€ - 15€

Ferbane → Galway
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The cheapest way to get from Ferbane to Galway is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Ferbane to Galway is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ferbane to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Ferbane, stop 358441 and arriving at Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 via Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between Ferbane and Galway is 81 km. The road distance is 93.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ferbane to Galway without a car is to line 72 bus and train which takes 2h 25m and costs 17€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 2h 25m to get from Ferbane to Galway, including transfers.

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Ferbane to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101.

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Ferbane to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Galway Bus Station, stop 555041.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ferbane to Galway is 93 km. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Ferbane to Galway.

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There are 234+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 81.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 25m

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 every 4 hours. Tickets cost 5€ - 8€ and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Ferbane, stop 358441 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Bus Eireann
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Birr to Galway, Merchants Road Galway
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Kearns Transport

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