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Galway to Limerick bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€16.63
Shortest Duration1h 15m
Trips per day20
Bus lines1
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Galway-Limerick Bus Timetable

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Galway to Limerick?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, €16.71 was the low point for bus fares from Galway to Limerick. Buses from Limerick to Galway are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than €16.71 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 1 hour 23 minutes to cover the 73 kilometers (45 miles) from Galway to Limerick. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 15 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

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

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Galway to Limerick for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Galway?

The first bus leaves at 08:00 and the last bus leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all buses from Galway to Limerick, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 20 scheduled buses that travel from Galway to Limerick every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 20 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 Limerick?

There is one bus company that operates from Galway to Limerick. 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 Citylink201h 23m€16.74

Where does the bus leave from in Galway?

Galway, Galway has two bus stations with service to Limerick, Limerick:

  • Seán Duggan Centre - Coach Station
  • Galway-Mayo Inst of Technology

Where does the bus arrive in Limerick?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Limerick, Limerick:

  • Dooradoyle Bus Stop, Raheen
  • 104 Henry St - Hibernian Insurance

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