There are 3 ways to get from Galway to Cork Kent Station by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to St. Patricks Quay 251 / ...

$14 - $40

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Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Limerick Junction Limerick Service
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent Cork/Mallow Service / ...

$52 - $72

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Cork Kent Station 122.8 miles

$26 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Galway Coach Station station and arriving at St. Patricks Quay. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Galway to Cork Kent Station. However, there are services departing from Galway and arriving at Cork Kent via Limerick Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Galway and Cork Kent Station is 158 km. The road distance is 196.5 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Cork Kent Station without a car is to bus which takes 3 h and costs .

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The bus from Galway Coach Station to St. Patricks Quay takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Galway to Cork Kent Station train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Galway station.

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The best way to get from Galway to Cork Kent Station is to bus which takes 3 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 27 min.

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Galway to Cork Kent Station bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at St. Patricks Quay station.

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Galway to Cork Kent Station train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Cork Kent station.

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Map of how to get from Galway to Cork Kent Station.
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  • Distance: 98.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Cork Kent Station, Ireland?

Citylink operates a bus from Galway to Cork Kent Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Bus Eireann also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Cork Kent Station via Limerick Junction in around 4 h 27 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$16 - $23
Web Fare
$14 - $20
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Cork Kent Station is 196 km. It takes approximately 2 h 17 min to drive from Galway to Cork Kent Station.

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There are 160+ hotels available in Cork Kent Station. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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