There are 3 ways to get from Knock to Galway by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 1h 20m
€10 - €14
2 alternative options
Taxi • 56 min
€100 - €130
Drive • 56 min
€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.
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Knock to Galway bus schedules
Buses departing Monday, June 21, 2021
Buses departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Buses departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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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.
The quickest way to get from Knock to Galway is to taxi which costs €100 - €130 and takes 56 min.
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.
It is 59 km from Knock to Galway. It is approximately 71.2 km to drive.
The best way to get from Knock to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs €10 - €14.
The bus from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 takes 1h 20m including transfers and departs five times a day.
Knock to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 station.
Knock to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Galway Bus Station, stop 555041.
Yes, the driving distance between Knock to Galway is 71 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Knock to Galway.
There are 121+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at €75 per night.
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 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.
Bus from Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 20m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- €10 - €14
- Bus Eireann
Bus from Lennon's Cafe, Knock to Eyre Square Galway
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 20m
- Twice daily
- Bus Feda Teoranta
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