There are 5 ways to get from Newry 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 Transport for Ireland  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport X1
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720

$41 - $57

Cheapest option

Bus Citylink  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport X1
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...

$31 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 4 min

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

$74 - $108

Bus, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Busáras X1
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$63 - $87

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Newry to Galway 173.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newry to Galway is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newry to Galway is to drive which takes 3 h and costs £28 - £45.

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The distance between Newry and Galway is 205 km. The road distance is 278 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Newry to Galway, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newry to Galway. However, there are services departing from Newry, Newry Bus Station and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Dublin Airport and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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

You can take a bus from Newry to Galway via Dublin Airport, Dublin City South, Hawkin's Street, and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newry to Galway via Newry, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 5 h 4 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Newry to Connolly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Busáras
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22

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