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

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Bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X51

$21 - $27

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Bus Citylink  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Dooradoyle, Raheen 251

$18 - $29

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Limerick Limerick Service

$32 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Adare 72.3 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Galway to Adare is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galway to Adare is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galway station to Adare. However, there are services departing from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station and arriving at Adare, Adare via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Galway and Adare is 81 km. The road distance is 115.8 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Adare without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 36 min and costs 18€ - 23€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Galway to Adare, including transfers.

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Galway to Adare bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Galway to Adare is to bus which takes 2 h 36 min and costs 18€ - 23€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

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Galway to Adare bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Adare is 116 km. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Galway to Adare.

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  • Distance: 50.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Galway to Adare every 2 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Galway to Adare 4 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dooradoyle, Raheen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $14

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There are 118+ hotels available in Adare. Prices start at $82 USD per night.

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