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There are 9 ways to get from Sweden to Galway by plane, bus, train or bus and ferry

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Fly Copenhagen to Shannon, bus  •  11h 22m

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

59€ - 257€

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Fly Copenhagen to Kerry, bus, train  •  13h 14m

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

45€ - 134€

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Fly Copenhagen to Dublin, train  •  8h 44m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Dublin (DUB) CPH - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

56€ - 187€

Fly Gothenburg to Dublin, train  •  8h 50m

  1. Fly from Gothenburg (GOT) to Dublin (DUB) GOT - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

77€ - 177€

Fly Stockholm to Shannon, bus  •  11h 38m

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

124€ - 369€

Fly Stockholm to Dublin, train  •  9h 15m

  1. Fly from Stockholm (ARN) to Dublin (DUB) ARN - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

226€ - 439€

Fly Copenhagen to Cork, bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Cork (ORK) CPH - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

85€ - 312€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 13h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway City, Coach Station 720

Bus, bus and ferry via Birmingham  •  3 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Stockholm Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Prague Florenc to Birmingham
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Galway City, Coach Station 763 / ...

162€ - 198€

Sweden → Ireland
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Domestic travel is restricted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Galway is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Galway is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Galway is 2 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from Sweden to Galway is to fly and bus and train, which costs 450 kr - 1400 kr and takes 13h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Sweden to Galway is to fly and train which costs 550 kr - 1900 kr and takes 8h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sweden station to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Stockholm Central Bus Station and arriving at Galway City, Coach Station via Prague, ÚAN Florenc, London Victoria and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 13h.

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The distance between Sweden and Galway is 1602 km.

The best way to get from Sweden to Galway without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 2 days 13h and costs .

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It takes approximately 11h 22m to get from Sweden to Galway, including transfers.

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Sweden to Galway bus services, operated by Comati PSG, depart from Stockholm Central Bus Station.

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There is no direct flight from Copenhagen Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h and has one stopover.

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

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Galway is 1h behind Sweden. It is currently 9:42 PM in Sweden and 8:42 PM in Galway.

Map of how to get from Sweden to Galway.
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  • Distance: 1601.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 22m

What companies run services between Sweden and Galway, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Sweden to Galway. However, you can take the train to Copenhagen Airport, take the walk to Copenhagen airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, stop 609581, then take the bus to Galway. Alternatively, you can take the train to Copenhagen Airport, take the walk to Copenhagen airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, take the line 784 bus to Tara Station, Bus Stop at Train Station, take the walk to Abbey Street, take the tram to Heuston, take the walk to Heuston, then take the train to Galway.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
160€ - 330€
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Manchester
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 95€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
23€ - 95€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
23€ - 95€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
23€ - 95€
Flights from Gothenburg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
23€ - 160€
Flights from Gothenburg to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 170€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via Alicante
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 490€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
14€ - 90€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
16€ - 95€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 240€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via Copenhagen, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Dusseldorf, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 330€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Flights from Stockholm to Shannon via Copenhagen, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 190€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Flights from Copenhagen to Kerry via Dusseldorf, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 170€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Gothenburg to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Flights from Gothenburg to Dublin via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 600€
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 600€
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Flights from Gothenburg to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310€ - 750€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 300€
Flights from Gothenburg to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 310€
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470€ - 750€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
550€ - 750€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 800€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stockholm to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 1200€
Flights from Copenhagen to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Galway
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
17€ - 20€
Flexible
21€ - 25€
Train from Limerick to Galway
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
12€ - 14€
Flexible
14€ - 17€
Bus operators
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 Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
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
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Cork Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
14€ - 21€
Web Fare
12€ - 18€
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 22€
Website
Citylink
Standard
16€ - 22€
Web Fare
13€ - 20€
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Stockholm Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
100€ - 120€
Website
Comati PSG
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
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€ - 19€
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
GoBus.ie
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Prague Florenc to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
37h 29m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Book at
eurobus.sk

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