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There are 4 ways to get from Newry to Galway by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport X5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...

$31 - $44

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Train  •  5h 13m

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

$74 - $108

Bus, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Busáras X5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service

$63 - $87

Drive  •  3h

  1. Drive from Newry to Galway 173.7 miles

$35 - $55

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

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The quickest way to get from Newry to Galway is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newry station to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Newry, Newry Bus Station and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 23m.

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The distance between Newry and Galway is 128 miles. The road distance is 173.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Newry to Galway without a car is to bus which takes 4h 23m and costs £23 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Newry to Galway, including transfers.

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Newry to Galway bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Newry, Newry Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Newry to Galway is to bus which takes 4h 23m and costs £23 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £55 - £85 and takes 5h 13m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Newry to Galway is 174 miles. It takes approximately 3h to drive from Newry to Galway.

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  • Distance: 128 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

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

You can take a bus from Newry to Galway via Dublin Airport in around 4h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newry to Galway via Newry Train Station, Connolly, Busáras, Heuston, and Heuston in around 5h 13m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Newry Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Dublin Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Busáras
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
Bus Eireann
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
Citylink
Standard
$17 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
Transport for Ireland

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