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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, line 275 bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X51
  2. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street 300
  3. Take the line 275 bus from Tralee to Lispole 275

$69 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus, line 273 bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X51
  2. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 13 / ...
  3. Take the line 273 bus from Tralee, Tralee Bus Station to Cloghane, Cloghane 273

$40 - $55

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Portarlington Galway Service
  2. Take the train from Portarlington to Tralee Tralee Service

$176 - $233

Bus, line 273 bus via Dooradoyle, Raheen  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Dooradoyle, Raheen 251
  2. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street 300
  3. Take the line 273 bus from Tralee to Cloghane, Cloghane 273

$53 - $78

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Dingle Peninsula 160.3 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Dingle Peninsula, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Galway to Dingle Peninsula via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station, Upper Mallow St, Arthurs Quay, Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay, Prince's Street, Tralee, and Lispole in around 6 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Dingle Peninsula via Portarlington and Tralee in around 6 h 58 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Portarlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Portarlington to Tralee
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Tralee to Lispole
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Tralee, Tralee Bus Station to Cloghane, Cloghane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Tralee to Cloghane, Cloghane
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dooradoyle, Raheen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $18
Web Fare
$10 - $14

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Galway to Dingle Peninsula?

The distance between Galway and Dingle Peninsula is 144 km. The road distance is 257 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Galway to Dingle Peninsula?

The cheapest way to get from Galway to Dingle Peninsula is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Galway to Dingle Peninsula?

The quickest way to get from Galway to Dingle Peninsula is to drive which takes 3 h 19 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

How long does it take to get from Galway to Dingle Peninsula?

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Galway to Dingle Peninsula, including transfers.