There are 3 ways to get from Galway to Connemara National Park by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Veldons 923 / ...

$9 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galway to Connemara National Park 51.9 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Connemara National Park 51.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Galway to Connemara National Park is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Galway to Connemara National Park is to taxi which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Galway Coach Station station and arriving at Veldons. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Galway and Connemara National Park is 67 km. The road distance is 83 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Connemara National Park without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 8€ - 20€.

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The bus from Galway Coach Station to Veldons takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Galway to Connemara National Park bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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Galway to Connemara National Park bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Veldons station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Connemara National Park is 83 km. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Galway to Connemara National Park.

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There are 271+ hotels available in Connemara National Park. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Galway to Connemara National Park.
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  • Distance: 41.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Connemara National Park, Ireland?

Citylink operates a bus from Galway to Connemara National Park every 4 hours. Tickets cost $9 - $17 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Bus Eireann also services this route once a week.

Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Veldons
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $14
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from University Rd to Letterfrack, Letterfrack
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
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Taxi from Galway to Connemara National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com

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