There are 10 ways to get from Naples to Galway by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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

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Fly Naples to Dublin, bus  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Dublin (DUB) NAP - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10

63€ - 730€

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Fly Naples to Knock, bus  •  11h 44m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Knock (NOC) NAP - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Knock Airpork, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

39€ - 151€

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Fly Naples to Shannon, bus  •  10h 24m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Shannon (SNN) NAP - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

51€ - 201€

Fly Naples to Cork, bus  •  9h 54m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Cork (ORK) NAP - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park ->S2 to Galway City, Coach Station

62€ - 256€

Train to Rome Ciampino, fly to Dublin, bus  •  10h 25m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
  2. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Dublin (DUB) CIA - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10

76€ - 465€

Fly Naples to Kerry, bus, train  •  13h 43m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Kerry (KIR) NAP - KIR
  2. Take the bus from Kerry Airport, stop 350001 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
  3. Take the train from Limerick 1 to Galway 1

73€ - 267€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from Naples, Naples to Milan, Milan 518
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  5. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1 to Galway City, Coach Station 720

Bus, bus and ferry via Legnica  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the bus from Naples to Legnica
  2. Take the bus from Legnica to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1 to Galway City, Coach Station 720

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  2 days 21h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli to Arad
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin
  3. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1

179€ - 240€

Drive, car ferry  •  37h 41m

  1. Drive from Naples to Roscoff
  2. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
  3. Drive from Cork Port to Galway

375€ - 515€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Naples to Galway is to fly and bus which costs 35€ - 160€ and takes 11h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Naples to Galway is to fly and bus which costs 60€ - 750€ and takes 8h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Naples to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Naples, Naples and arriving at Galway City, Coach Station via Milan, Milan, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon, London Victoria and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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The distance between Naples and Galway is 2225 km.

The best way to get from Naples to Galway without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 2 days 0h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 23m to get from Naples to Galway, including transfers.

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Naples to Galway bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Naples, Naples station.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 30m.

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Naples to Galway bus services, operated by GoBus.ie, arrive at Galway City, Coach Station.

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Galway is 1h behind Naples. It is currently 12:07 PM in Naples and 11:07 AM in Galway.

Map of how to get from Naples to Galway.
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  • Distance: 2224.6 km
  • Duration: 8h 23m

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Galway, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Naples to Galway. However, you can take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport 13 13, then take the bus to Galway. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Aeroporto, take the walk to Naples airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, stop 609581, then take the bus to Galway.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via Eindhoven, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 180€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Flights from Naples to Knock via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 170€
Flights from Naples to Knock via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 130€
Flights from Naples to Knock via Milan Bergamo, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
29€ - 130€
Flights from Naples to Knock via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 210€
Flights from Naples to Knock via London Luton
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 210€
Flights from Naples to Cork
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Naples to Cork via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Santander
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Dublin via Budapest
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
50€ - 420€
Flights from Naples to Kerry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Flights from Naples to Kerry via Milan Bergamo, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Naples to Kerry via Toulouse, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 250€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Naples to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 350€
Flights from Naples to Kerry via London Gatwick, Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Naples to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 350€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 370€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
Flights from Naples to Shannon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
Flights from Naples to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 1400€
Flights from Naples to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick 1 to Galway 1
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
12€ - 14€
Flexible
14€ - 16€
Train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
17€ - 20€
Flexible
20€ - 24€
Bus operators
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
15€ - 21€
Web Fare
13€ - 19€
Bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park ->S2 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
14€ - 21€
Web Fare
12€ - 18€
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport 10 10 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GoBus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay ->W1 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GoBus.ie
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 Dublin Airport, stop 111961 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Knock Airpork, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Kerry Airport, stop 350001 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Naples, Naples to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
RegioJet
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
National Express
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Naples to Legnica
Ave. Duration
28h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Legnica to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Napoli to Arad
Ave. Duration
22h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
Matei Unitrans
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
+353 21 427 7801
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.ie
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
69€
Website
Brittany Ferries
Adult
69€

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Aer Lingus, Swiss, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Naples Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 301+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs 1€ - 5€.

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