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Bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 64 / ...

€10 - €14

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Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Knock to Galway 71.2 km

€100 - €130

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Knock to Galway 71.2 km

€8 - €12

Knock to Galway by bus

The bus journey time between Knock and Galway is around 1h 25m and covers a distance of around 78 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 15m. Operated by Bus Eireann and Bus Feda Teoranta, the Knock to Galway bus service departs from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 and arrives in Galway Bus Station, stop 555041. Typically 53 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 25m
Fastest bus time:
1h 15m
Buses per week:
53
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:10
Last bus departs at:
22:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Knock to Galway bus schedules

Knock → Galway
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Knock to Galway is to drive which costs €8 - €12 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Knock to Galway is to taxi which costs €100 - €130 and takes 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 and arriving at Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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It is 59 km from Knock to Galway. It is approximately 71.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Knock to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs €10 - €14.

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The bus from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 takes 1h 20m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Knock to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Knock to Galway is 71 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Knock to Galway.

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  • Distance: 58.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 20m

What companies run services between Knock, IE-MO, Ireland and Galway, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 every 4 hours. Tickets cost €10 - €14 and the journey takes 1h 20m. Bus Feda Teoranta also services this route twice daily.

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 Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi from Knock to Galway
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
€100 - €130
Tom Monaghan
Phone
+353 86 609 4380
Phoenix Cabs
Phone
+353 87 641 3968
Cleary's Taxis
Phone
+353 86 775 5007
Mike Griffin Taxi
Phone
+353 87 904 7466
Ballyhaunis Taxis
Phone
+353 87 935 8192
Website
ballyhaunis-taxis.business.site

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