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There are 7 ways to get from Williamstown to Galway by plane, bus, train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Shannon, bus  •  31h 38m

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

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Fly to Dublin, train  •  30h 47m

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

5 alternative options

Fly to Knock, bus  •  34h 26m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Knock (NOC) MEL - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Knock Airport, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

Fly to Cork, bus  •  32h 41m

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

Fly to Belfast City, train  •  35h 35m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Belfast City (BHD) MEL - BHD
  2. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

Fly to Kerry, bus, train  •  34h 51m

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

Fly to Manchester, train, car ferry  •  41h 21m

  1. Fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Manchester (MAN) MEL - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  4. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

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The cheapest way to get from Williamstown to Galway is to fly and train which costs $700 - $2,100 and takes 30h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Williamstown to Galway is to fly and train which costs $700 - $2,100 and takes 30h 47m.

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The distance between Williamstown and Galway is 17386 km.

It takes approximately 31h 38m to get from Williamstown to Galway, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Melbourne Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 26h 25m and has two stopovers.

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Galway is 10h behind Williamstown. It is currently 3:54 AM in Williamstown and 5:54 PM in Galway.

Qantas, American Airlines, Singapore Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Melbourne Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at €100 per night.

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Map of how to get from Williamstown to Galway.
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  • Distance: 17385.8 km
  • Duration: 31h 38m

What companies run services between Williamstown, VIC, Australia and Galway, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Williamstown to Galway. However, you can take the train to Southern Cross, take the walk to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne 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 Southern Cross, take the walk to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St, take the bus to Melbourne Airport T3 Skybus/Arrival Dr, take the walk to Melbourne airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport T2, take the bus to Dublin Heuston Rail Station, take the walk to Heuston, then take the train to Galway.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €4100
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Dublin via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Dublin via Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Knock via Doha, London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
29h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €3900
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €4000
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €3900
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Doha, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
28h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €3900
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €3900
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €3100
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Dubai, Manchester
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€1100 - €3400
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Hong Kong, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€900 - €3200
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Bandar Seri Begawan, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €3400
Flights from Melbourne to Manchester via Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€950 - €2300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €4100
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Doha, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€900 - €4100
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Dubai, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Knock via Doha, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
28h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €3900
Flights from Melbourne to Knock via Dubai, Manchester
Ave. Duration
35h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€1100 - €3500
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
26h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €4000
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€900 - €4100
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Dubai, Manchester
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Doha, Dublin
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €2700
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Singapore Changi, Manchester
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1700
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Abu Dhabi, Dublin
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1900
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Dubai, Dublin
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€750 - €2400
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €2700
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Abu Dhabi, Manchester
Ave. Duration
31h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1900
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Dublin via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€700 - €3100
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Dubai, Manchester
Ave. Duration
25h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€1100 - €3400
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €2500
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Bandar Seri Begawan, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €3400
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Hong Kong, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €2100
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Melbourne to Dublin via Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Doha, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €3900
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €2500
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Bandar Seri Begawan, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €3400
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Hong Kong, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €2100
Flights from Melbourne to Manchester via Doha
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€950 - €2300
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Abu Dhabi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
34h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€850 - €2800
Flights from Melbourne to Dublin via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€700 - €3100
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Abu Dhabi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
32h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2800
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Manchester via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
25h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1000 - €2900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Shannon via Los Angeles, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€1500 - €4700
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €2600
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Dubai, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €2500
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Melbourne to Dublin via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€950 - €2500
Flights from Melbourne to Manchester via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1000 - €2500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Singapore Changi, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1100 - €4200
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Dubai, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1100 - €3600
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€850 - €4000
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €4000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Singapore Changi, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1100 - €4200
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €4000
Malaysia Airlines
Website
malaysiaairlines.com
Flights from Melbourne to Belfast City via Kuala Lumpur, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
31h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€1000 - €4700
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Doha, Manchester
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €2700
Flights from Melbourne to Kerry via Dubai, Manchester
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€750 - €2400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Melbourne to Cork via Doha, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €4000
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Melbourne to Manchester via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€850 - €4600
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Melbourne to Manchester via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
27h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€900 - €2700
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 - €24
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€17 - €20
Flexible
€21 - €24
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€15 - €18
Flexible
€19 - €22
Train from Limerick to Galway
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Knock Airport, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
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
Ferry operators

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