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

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Bus Citylink  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...

$38 - $58

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Bus, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x / ...
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$70 - $100

Train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$85 - $128

Bus via Cavan  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Cavan 271
  2. Take the bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 65

$57 - $78

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Larne to Galway 233.6 miles

$50 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Larne to Galway is to bus which costs £28 - £45 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Larne to Galway is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Larne station to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Larne Bus Station and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Larne and Galway is 171 miles. The road distance is 233.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Larne to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 6 min and costs £28 - £45.

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It takes approximately 6 h 6 min to get from Larne to Galway, including transfers.

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Larne to Galway bus services, operated by Aircoach, depart from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre station.

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The best way to get from Larne to Galway is to bus which takes 6 h 6 min and costs £28 - £45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £65 - £100 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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Larne to Galway bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Larne to Galway is 234 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Larne to Galway.

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Map of how to get from Larne to Galway.
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  • Distance: 171.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between Larne, Northern Ireland and Galway, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Larne to Galway via Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, and Dublin Airport in around 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Larne to Galway via Belfast Central Train Station, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 8 h 3 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Cavan
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$19 - $28

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