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

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Map of how to get from Galway to Antrim.
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  • Distance: 153 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Antrim, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Galway to Antrim via Dublin Airport, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, and Antrim Bus Center in around 6 hours 43 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Antrim via Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly Train Station, Belfast Central station, and Antrim in around 7 hours 23 minutes.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway Train Station to Heuston Train Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly Train Station to Belfast Central Train Station
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $26
Web Fare
$16 - $23
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station
Avg. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Cavan to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$21 - $30

How far is it from Galway to Antrim?

The distance between Galway and Antrim is 245 km. The road distance is 352 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Galway to Antrim?

The cheapest way to get from Galway to Antrim is to bus which costs 45€ and takes 6 hours 43 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Galway to Antrim?

The quickest way to get from Galway to Antrim is to drive which takes 3 hours 51 minutes and costs 45€.

Is there a direct bus between Galway and Antrim?

No, there is no direct bus from Galway to Antrim. However, there are services departing from Galway Coach Station and arriving at Antrim Cunningham Way via Dublin Airport, Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Antrim Bus Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 hours 43 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Galway to Antrim?

It takes approximately 6 hours 43 minutes to get from Galway to Antrim, including transfers.