• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

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 via Dublin Airport  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport 761 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre X2a
  3. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center 218

$49 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Feda Teoranta  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Galway Cathedral to Just Inn Cafe, Ballybofey 964
  2. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Coleraine Bus Center 234

$41 - $57

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 64
  2. Take the train from Londonderry station to Coleraine station

$64 - $82

Train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Heuston
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
  3. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station 3

$96 - $141

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Giant's Causeway 220.5 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

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

More details

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

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Galway station to Giant's Causeway. However, there are services departing from Galway Coach Station and arriving at Aird Giants Causeway The Nook via Dublin Airport, Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Coleraine Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 18 min.

More details

The distance between Galway and Giant's Causeway is 274 km. The road distance is 352.9 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 18 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

More details

It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway, including transfers.

More details

Galway to Giant's Causeway bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

More details

The best way to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway is to bus which takes 9 h 18 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 10 h 13 min.

Mode details

Galway to Giant's Causeway bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Coleraine Bus Center station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Giant's Causeway is 353 km. It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to drive from Galway to Giant's Causeway.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Galway to Giant's Causeway.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 171.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 18 min

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 Dublin Airport, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Coleraine Bus Center, Coleraine Bus Station, and Aird Giants Causeway The Nook in around 9 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Galway to Giant's Causeway via Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, Belfast Central station, Coleraine station, Coleraine Bus Station, and Aird Giants Causeway The Nook in around 10 h 13 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $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 - $16
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Galway to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 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 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $21
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
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
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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$14 - $20
Bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Coleraine Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $13
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Galway Cathedral to Just Inn Cafe, Ballybofey
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
feda.iesite

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 255+ hotels available in Giant's Causeway. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

More details