There are 5 ways to get from Newry to Galway by bus, train or car

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Bus Citylink  •  4 h 21 min

  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 / ...

$32 - $46

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Bus Transport for Ireland  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport X5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720

$42 - $57

Train  •  5 h 7 min

  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  •  5 h 15 min

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

$63 - $88

Drive  •  3 h

  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 £24 - £35 and takes 4 h 21 min.

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

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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 4 h 21 min.

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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 4 h 21 min and costs £24 - £35.

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min 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 4 h 21 min and costs £24 - £35. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £55 - £85 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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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 3 h to drive from Newry to Galway.

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  • Distance: 128 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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 4 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Newry to Galway via Newry Train Station, Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 5 h 7 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Newry Train Station 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 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 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 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
buseireann.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
$18 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
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
$21 - $26
Schedules at
journeyplanner.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

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