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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the train from Coleraine to Londonderry 3
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station 64

50€ - 66€

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Letterkenny  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Coleraine to Londonderry 3
  2. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Bus Station to Eyre Square Galway 964

33€ - 46€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Coleraine to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 218
  2. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin 400
  3. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720

40€ - 56€

Train  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Coleraine to Belfast Lanyon Place 3
  2. Take the train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Dublin Connolly 5
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

64€ - 98€

Drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Drive from Portstewart to Galway 206.6 miles

35€ - 60€

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The cheapest way to get from Portstewart to Galway is to train and bus via Letterkenny which costs £29 - £45 and takes 8h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Portstewart to Galway is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 4h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portstewart to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Portstewart Promenade and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Coleraine, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 57m.

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The distance between Portstewart and Galway is 163 miles. The road distance is 206.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Portstewart to Galway without a car is to train and bus which takes 8h 14m and costs £40 - £60.

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It takes approximately 8h 14m to get from Portstewart to Galway, including transfers.

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Portstewart to Galway bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Coleraine station.

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The best way to get from Portstewart to Galway is to bus which takes 8h 57m and costs £35 - £50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £55 - £90 and takes 9h 14m.

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Portstewart to Galway bus services, operated by Transport for Ireland, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portstewart to Galway is 207 miles. It takes approximately 4h 19m to drive from Portstewart to Galway.

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Map of how to get from Portstewart to Galway.
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  • Distance: 163.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 14m

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

You can take a bus from Portstewart to Galway via Coleraine, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Dublin, and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay in around 8h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portstewart to Galway via Coleraine, Coleraine, Belfast Lanyon Place, Dublin Connolly, Busáras, Heuston, and Heuston in around 9h 14m.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Coleraine to Londonderry
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Coleraine to Belfast Lanyon Place
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Dublin Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus Feda Teoranta
Phone
+353 (0)74 9548114
Website
busfeda.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Bus Station to Eyre Square Galway
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
Bus Feda Teoranta
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Coleraine to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
12€ - 18€
Dublin Coach
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Transport for Ireland

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