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There are 5 ways to get from Killaloe to Galway by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 323 bus, bus via Henry St

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Ballina Church, stop 635491 to O'Connell Street, stop 607841
  2. Take the bus from Henry St to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

Cheapest

Line 323 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Ballina Church, stop 635491 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
  2. Take the bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

Line 323 bus, train

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Ballina Church, stop 635491 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
  2. Take the train from Limerick to Galway

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Killaloe to Galway

Drive

  1. Drive from Killaloe to Galway

Killaloe to Galway by bus

The bus journey time between Killaloe and Galway is around 3h 9m and covers a distance of around 126 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Bus Eireann and Citylink, the Killaloe to Galway bus service departs from Ballina Church, stop 635491 and arrives in Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station. Typically 37 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

37 Weekly Buses
3h 9m Average Duration
€16 Cheapest Price
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Killaloe → Galway
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Killaloe to Galway is to line 323 bus and bus which costs €13 - €20 and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Killaloe to Galway is to taxi which costs €120 - €150 and takes 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Killaloe to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Ballina Church, stop 635491 and arriving at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station via Henry St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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It is 66 km from Killaloe to Galway. It is approximately 86.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Killaloe to Galway without a car is to line 323 bus and bus via Henry St which takes 3h 9m and costs €15 - €26.

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It takes approximately 3h 9m to get from Killaloe to Galway, including transfers.

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Killaloe to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Ballina Church, stop 635491 station.

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Killaloe to Galway bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Killaloe to Galway is 87 km. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Killaloe to Galway.

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  • Distance: 65.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 9m

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

You can take a bus from Killaloe to Galway via O'Connell Street, stop 607841 and Henry St in around 3h 9m.

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 Ballina Church, stop 635491 to O'Connell Street, stop 607841
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Ballina Church, stop 635491 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Bus Eireann
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Henry St to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €15
Website
Citylink
Standard
€10 - €15
Web Fare
€8 - €12
Other operators
Taxi from Killaloe to Galway
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Estimated price
€120 - €150
Nenagh Cabs
Phone
+353 67 33 186
M&M Cabs
Phone
+353 87 673 7447
B Cabs
Phone
+353 87 051 8500
Unicabs
Phone
+353 61 414 444
Limerick City Taxis
Phone
+353 89 428 2346
Website
limericktaxi.net
Castleroy Cabs
Phone
+353 61 33 22 66
Website
castletroycabs.com
Ballinacurra Taxi Service
Phone
+353 61 301 333

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