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There are 5 ways to get from Galway to Ballyjamesduff by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport 760 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zone 11, stop 111921 to Kells, stop 135231 109A

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Train, bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Galway to Heuston Galway Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Kells, stop 135231 109 / ...

3 alternative options

Bus via Dublin  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Galway City, Coach Station to Dublin, Eden Quay 720
  2. Take the bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Kells Business Park, stop 101421 109 / ...

Train, taxi  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the train from Galway to Athlone Galway Service / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Athlone to Ballyjamesduff

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Galway to Ballyjamesduff 160.9 km
Galway → Ballyjamesduff
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The cost-effective way to get from Galway to Ballyjamesduff is to train and bus, which costs €28 - €45 and takes 6h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Galway to Ballyjamesduff is to drive which costs €30 - €45 and takes 1h 57m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Galway station to Ballyjamesduff. However, there are services departing from Galway Coach Station and arriving at Ballyjamesduff, stop 135191 via Zone 11, stop 111921 and Kells, stop 135231. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 4m.

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The distance between Galway and Ballyjamesduff is 138 km. The road distance is 160.9 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Ballyjamesduff without a car is to bus which takes 6h 4m and costs €29 - €50.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Galway to Ballyjamesduff, including transfers.

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Galway to Ballyjamesduff bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Galway Coach Station.

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Galway to Ballyjamesduff bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Kells, stop 135231 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Ballyjamesduff is 161 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Galway to Ballyjamesduff.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Ballyjamesduff. Prices start at €100 per night.

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  • Distance: 138.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 4m

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

You can take a bus from Galway to Ballyjamesduff via Zone 11, stop 111921 and Kells, stop 135231 in around 6h 4m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€17 - €20
Flexible
€21 - €25
Train from Galway to Athlone
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €12
Flexible
€11 - €14
Bus operators
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €21
Website
Citylink
Standard
€15 - €21
Web Fare
€13 - €18
Eireagle
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
eireagle.com
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport Arrival Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18
Website
Eireagle
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Aircoach
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 Zone 11, stop 111921 to Kells, stop 135231
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Kells Business Park, stop 101421
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Kells, stop 135231
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Bus Eireann
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Galway City, Coach Station to Dublin, Eden Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
GoBus.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Athlone to Ballyjamesduff
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Estimated price
€120 - €150
Ray O'Hara's Taxis
Phone
+353 87 227 2731
Website
ray-oharas-taxis.business.site
Danny's Taxi Athlone
Phone
+353 87 131 3647
Website
dannystaxi.business.site
Cool Cabs
Phone
+353 85 111 3333
Website
coolcabs.ie
AM to PM Taxi Services
Phone
+353 86 105 7796
Website
athlonetaxi.ie
A2B Cabs Athlone
Phone
+353 90 649 4400
Website
a2b-cabs-athlone.business.site

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