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

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Bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport 761 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  3. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Ballymoney Charles Street 218

$42 - $63

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Feda Teoranta, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Cathedral to Just Inn Cafe, Ballybofey 964
  2. Take the train from Londonderry station to Ballymoney station

$40 - $55

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 64
  2. Take the train from Londonderry station to Ballymoney station

$61 - $75

Train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Heuston
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
  3. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Ballymoney station 3

$90 - $133

Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Ballymoney 207.7 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Galway station to Ballymoney. However, there are services departing from Galway Coach Station and arriving at Ballymoney Charles Street via Dublin Airport and Belfast Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between Galway and Ballymoney is 259 km. The road distance is 332.3 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Ballymoney without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Galway to Ballymoney, including transfers.

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Galway to Ballymoney bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Galway to Ballymoney is to bus which takes 7 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 16 min.

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Galway to Ballymoney bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Ballymoney Charles Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Ballymoney is 332 km. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Galway to Ballymoney.

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There are 256+ hotels available in Ballymoney. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galway to Ballymoney.
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  • Distance: 161.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Ballymoney, Causeway Coast and Glens, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Galway to Ballymoney via Dublin Airport, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, and Belfast Europa Bus Centre in around 7 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Ballymoney via Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, and Belfast Central station in around 8 h 16 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Ballymoney station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Ballymoney station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Ballymoney Charles Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$12 - $18
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Galway Cathedral to Just Inn Cafe, Ballybofey
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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