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

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Line 51 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Gort, stop 635461 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 51 / ...

€8 - €12

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Gort to Galway 7

€8 - €11

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gort to Galway 37.7 km

€55 - €70

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Gort to Galway 37.7 km

€4 - €7

Gort to Galway by bus

The bus journey time between Gort and Galway is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 37 km. The fastest bus normally takes 50 min. Operated by Bus Eireann, the Gort to Galway bus service departs from Gort, stop 635461 and arrives in Galway Bus Station, stop 555041. Typically 82 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
52 min
Fastest bus time:
50 min
Buses per week:
82
Cheapest price:
€8
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:30
Last bus departs at:
19:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gort to Galway bus schedules

Gort → Galway
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Gort to Galway is to drive, which costs €4 - €7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gort to Galway is to taxi which costs €55 - €70 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gort, stop 635461 and arriving at Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gort and arriving at Galway. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Gort and Galway is 28 km. The road distance is 37.7 km.

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The best way to get from Gort to Galway without a car is to line 51 bus which takes 50 min and costs €8 - €12.

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The line 51 bus from Gort, stop 635461 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 takes 50 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Gort to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Gort, stop 635461 station.

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

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The best way to get from Gort to Galway is to line 51 bus which takes 50 min and costs €8 - €12. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €8 - €11 and takes 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Gort to Galway.
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  • Distance: 27.6 km
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Gort, IE-G, Ireland and Galway, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Gort, stop 635461 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 every 2 hours. Tickets cost €8 - €12 and the journey takes 50 min. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Gort to Galway 5 times a day. Tickets cost €8 - €11 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Gort, stop 635461 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi from Gort to Galway
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Loughrea Taxi
Phone
+353 87 944 1081
Website
loughreataxi.com
Ken's Kabs
Phone
+353 87 067 5050
Curley Cabs
Phone
+353 87 094 7322
Oran Cabs
Phone
+353 91 787 787
Website
orancabs.com
Clare Cabs
Phone
+353 65 682 0777
Burren Taxis
Phone
+353 65 682 3456
AAA Taxi's Ennis
Phone
+353 65 689 2999
Website
aaataxisennis.ie
Pro Cabs
Phone
+353 91 53 53 53
Website
procabs.ie
Gary Donnellan Bus & Taxi Hire
Phone
+353 93 67443
Website
garytaxi.ie
Galway Taxis
Phone
+353 91 561 111
Website
galwaytaxis.ie
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Big O Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 585 858
Website
bigotaxis.com

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Gort to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Galway Bus Station, stop 555041.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gort to Galway is 38 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Gort to Galway.

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