There are 5 ways to get from Limerick Colbert Station to Galway by bus, train, taxi 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.
Bus via Henry St • 1h 28m
4 alternative options
Train • 1h 55m
Bus • 2h 20m
Taxi • 1h 8m
Drive • 1h 8m
Travel safe during COVID-19
Rules to follow in Ireland
Travel within Ireland
Nationwide control measures in place
COVID-19 help in Ireland
Frequently Asked Questions
There are currently travel restrictions within Ireland.Explore options for future travel
Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are recommended
- There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
- Nationwide control measures in place
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Galway is 1850 24 1850.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Galway is recommended.
Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.
Last updated: 17 May 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.
We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.
Questions & Answers
The most affordable way to get from Limerick Colbert Station to Galway is to bus via Henry St, which costs €8 - €15 and takes 1h 28m.
The quickest way to get from Limerick Colbert Station to Galway is to taxi which costs €140 - €170 and takes 1h 8m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Henry St and arriving at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station station. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Limerick and arriving at Galway. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.
The distance between Limerick Colbert Station and Galway is 74 km. The road distance is 98.7 km.
The best way to get from Limerick Colbert Station to Galway without a car is to bus via Henry St which takes 1h 28m and costs €8 - €15.
The bus from Henry St to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station takes 1h 20m including transfers and departs five times a day.
Limerick Colbert Station to Galway bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Henry St station.
Limerick Colbert Station to Galway train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Limerick station.
The best way to get from Limerick Colbert Station to Galway is to bus via Henry St which takes 1h 28m and costs €8 - €15. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €12 - €17 and takes 1h 55m.
What companies run services between Limerick Colbert Station, Ireland and Galway, Ireland?
Citylink operates a bus from Henry St to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost €8 - €15 and the journey takes 1h 20m. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Limerick to Galway every 4 hours. Tickets cost €12 - €17 and the journey takes 1h 55m.
Train from Limerick to Galway
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 55m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- €12 - €17
- Irish Rail
- Semi Flexible
- €12 - €14
- €14 - €17
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 Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
- Ave. Duration
- 2h 20m
- Estimated price
- €12 - €18
- Bus Eireann
Want to know more about travelling around the world?
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including What are the different types of Renfe trains in Spain?, French strikes 2018: What are my alternative transport options? and Getting to Milan from the airport - to help you get the most out of your next trip.
More Questions & Answers
Limerick Colbert Station to Galway bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station.
Limerick Colbert Station to Galway train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Galway station.
Yes, the driving distance between Limerick Colbert Station to Galway is 99 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Limerick Colbert Station to Galway.
There are 129+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at €87 per night.