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

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Ennis Bus Station 51 / ...

$14 - $18

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Train  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Ennis Limerick Service

$17 - $24

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Galway to Ennis 41.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Ennis 41.3 miles

$9 - $13

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station station and arriving at Ennis Bus Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Galway and arriving at Ennis. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Galway and Ennis is 48 km. The road distance is 66.1 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Ennis without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Ennis Bus Station takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Galway to Ennis bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station.

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Galway to Ennis train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Galway station.

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The best way to get from Galway to Ennis is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Galway to Ennis bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Ennis Bus Station.

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Galway to Ennis train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Ennis station.

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Map of how to get from Galway to Ennis.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Ennis, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Galway to Ennis hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Galway to Ennis 5 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Ennis Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Galway to Ennis
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Ennis is 66 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Galway to Ennis.

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There are 107+ hotels available in Ennis. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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