There are 5 ways to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway 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, train via Dublin Airport  •  8 h 48 min

  1. 760 / ...
  2. 3

$47 - $71

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. 964
  2. 234

$41 - $58

3 alternative options

Bus Bus Eireann, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. 64

$66 - $83

Train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. 3

$97 - $143

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. 220.5 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Giant's Causeway, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Galway to Giant's Causeway via Just Inn Cafe, Ballybofey, Ballybofey, Ballybofey, Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre, Coleraine Bus Center, Coleraine Bus Station, and Aird Giants Causeway The Nook in around 9 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Giant's Causeway via Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly, Belfast Central, Belfast Central station, Coleraine station, Coleraine Bus Station, and Aird Giants Causeway The Nook in around 10 h 17 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Great Victoria Street to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Galway Cathedral to Just Inn Cafe, Ballybofey
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
feda.iesite
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Coleraine Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Galway and Giant's Causeway is 274 km. The road distance is 353 km.

The cheapest way to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway is to bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 9 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct bus from Galway to Giant's Causeway. However, there are services departing from Galway Cathedral and arriving at Aird Giants Causeway The Nook via Ballybofey, Ballybofey, Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre and Coleraine Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway, including transfers.