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

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Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport 761 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Banbridge, Banbridge X2a / ...

$32 - $45

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Heuston Galway Service
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Banbridge, Banbridge X2a / ...

$67 - $90

Train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Heuston Galway Service
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Portadown Train Station Enterprise Service / ...

$78 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Banbridge 187.3 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Galway station to Banbridge. However, there are services departing from Galway Coach Station and arriving at Banbridge, Banbridge via Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Galway and Banbridge is 218 km. The road distance is 299.7 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Banbridge without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Galway to Banbridge, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Galway to Banbridge is to bus which takes 4 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 54 min.

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Galway to Banbridge bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Banbridge, Banbridge station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Banbridge is 300 km. It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to drive from Galway to Banbridge.

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There are 74+ hotels available in Banbridge. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galway to Banbridge.
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  • Distance: 136 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Banbridge, Armagh City Banbridge and Craigavon, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Galway to Banbridge via Dublin Airport in around 4 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Banbridge via Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly, Portadown Train Station, and Portadown High Street in around 6 h 54 min.

Train operators
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 Portadown Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Banbridge, Banbridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Banbridge, Banbridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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