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Galway to Limerick by bus

The journey from Galway to Limerick by bus is 78.6 km and takes 2 hrs 4 mins. There are 51 connections per day, with the first departure at 02:45 and the last at 21:05. It is possible to travel from Galway to Limerick by bus for as little as €11.15 or as much as €28.38. The best price for this journey is €11.15.

Lowest Price€11.15
Journey Duration2 hrs 4 mins
Connection per Day51
Lowest Price€11.15
Highest Price€28.38
First Departure02:45
Last Departure21:05
Distance78.6 km
DepartureGalway
ArrivalLimerick
CarriersIrish Citylink

Galway to Limerick Bus Times

Departure date
Monday 24 Jun 2024

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How can I get the cheapest bus tickets to travel from Galway to Limerick?

When you're traveling from Galway to Limerick, you can expect to pay an average of approximately €18.63. You might be able to find prices as low as €11.15, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from Galway to Limerick will cost you €18.63. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long is the journey from Galway to Limerick by bus?

Traveling from Galway to Limerick by bus will usually take 2 hrs 4 mins. This journey covers a distance of 78.6 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hrs 4 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Galway to Limerick covers a distance of 78.6 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 hrs 4 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 15 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Galway to Limerick faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

How many journeys from Galway to Limerick take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Galway to Limerick can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 51 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Galway to Limerick. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Galway to Limerick varies, but in general, you can expect to find 45 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 6 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Galway to Limerick. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €13.22 to €20.25 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 35% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Galway to Limerick

The cheapest Galway - Limerick bus tickets can be found for as low as €14.02 if you’re lucky, or €17.20 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €19.92.

Find the best day to travel to Limerick by bus

When travelling to Limerick by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Galway to Limerick CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
5.5kg
Bus
5.89kg
Flight
15.72kg
Car
12.58kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Galway to Limerick?
A bus ticket from Galway to Limerick is €18.63. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as €11.15.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Galway to Limerick?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Galway to Limerick is €11.15. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Galway and Limerick by bus?
Galway to Limerick is 78.6 km.
How long does the bus between Galway and Limerick take?
Galway to Limerick is on average 2 hrs 4 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 15 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Galway to Limerick?
Galway to Limerick has 51 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Galway to Limerick leave?
The earliest bus from Galway to Limerick departs at 02:45. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Galway to Limerick depart?
The latest bus from Galway to Limerick departs at 21:05. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Galway to Limerick in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is €11.15 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Galway to Limerick?
There are on average 45 direct connection(s) from Galway to go to Limerick.
What's the fastest journey time between Galway to Limerick by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Galway and Limerick is 1 hr 15 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Galway to Limerick?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Galway and Limerick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Galway to Limerick by bus?
The bus journey from Galway to Limerick creates 5.89kg of CO2 emissions.

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