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Journey Information

Galway to Dublin bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€12.78
Shortest Duration2h 25m
Trips per day44
Bus lines1
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bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Galway to Dublin
Based on 3 reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Users that traveled with Irish Citylink report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
16 June 2019Vacation
1) do a better job at finding lost things...

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Galway to Dublin?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €15.26 was the low point for bus fares from Galway to Dublin. Buses from Dublin to Galway are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €15.26 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 33 minutes to cover the 186 kilometers (116 miles) from Galway to Dublin. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 25 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Galway?

The first bus leaves at 01:00 and the last bus leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all buses from Galway to Dublin, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 44 scheduled buses that travel from Galway to Dublin every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 44 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Galway to Dublin?

There is one bus company that operates from Galway to Dublin. Irish Citylink is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Irish Citylink442h 34m€15.30

Where does the bus leave from in Galway?

Buses to Dublin leave from multiple locations in Galway, Galway. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Seán Duggan Centre - Coach Station

Where does the bus arrive in Dublin?

Buses arrive in Dublin at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Dublin, Dublin:

  • Dublin Airport
  • Hueston Station
  • Aston Quay

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