There are 4 ways to get from Galway to Adare 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  •  2 h 36 min

  1. X51

$21 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus Citylink  •  2 h 52 min

  1. 251

$18 - $29

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Limerick Service

$32 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. 72.3 miles

$15 - $23

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 57 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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Galway and Adare is 81 km. The road distance is 116 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Galway 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.

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