There are 6 ways to get from Larne to Galway by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit 760

$40 - $60

5 alternative options

Bus via Galway Coach Station  •  5 h 57 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 / ...

$40 - $61

Bus, train  •  7 h

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

$76 - $106

Train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$90 - $134

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

$48 - $68

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Larne to Galway 233.6 miles

$50 - $75

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 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Larne to Galway via Belfast Central Train Station, Belfast Central, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 8 h 1 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast Central 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 10 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $26
Web Fare
$16 - $22
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $26
Web Fare
$16 - $23
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
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
$21 - $30
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$21 - $30
Bus Eireann
Website
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
$19 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Larne to Galway?

The distance between Larne and Galway is 274 km. The road distance is 374 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Larne to Galway?

The cheapest way to get from Larne to Galway is to bus which costs £28 - £45 and takes 5 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Larne to Galway?

The quickest way to get from Larne to Galway is to drive which takes 4 h 4 min and costs £35 - £55.

Is there a direct bus between Larne and Galway?

No, there is no direct bus from Larne to Galway. However, there are services departing from Larne Bus Station and arriving at Gmit via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Larne to Galway?

It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Larne to Galway, including transfers.