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Bus Limerick to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much do bus tickets from Limerick to Galway cost?

On average, a bus ticket from Limerick to Galway will cost you € 14.51. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as € 14. 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.

Limerick to Galway by bus

Best price € 14
Journey duration 1 h 17 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 18:20
Last departure 20:30
Distance 79 km
Departure Limerick
Arrival Galway
Carriers Citylink, Irish Citylink

Ticket price Limerick - Galway every day

€ 2.58
€ 1.55
In 2 days
€ 1.51
In 3 days
€ 2.45
In 4 days
€ 2.52
In 5 days
In 6 days

Route Summary by Bus

Minimum price
€ 14
Maximum price
€ 15

Limerick - Galway


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€ 3

Tuesday, October 4th 2022
Irish Rail-logo
Limerick (Colbert) - Galway (Ceannt)
15:55 - 20:01
Irish Rail
4h 6min
3 changes
CO2: 0.23kg

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

The journey between Limerick and Galway by bus usually takes 1 h 17 min to cover a distance of 79 km. The shortest journey from Limerick to Galway will take you 1 h 15 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Galway quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Limerick to Galway?

The first daily departure from Limerick to Galway leaves at 18:20, while the last journey of the day sets out at 20:30. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Limerick and Galway. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

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

If you want to get from Limerick to Galway, you can travel with providers such as Citylink and Irish Citylink. You will find a maximum number of 24 departures per day. On average, there are 10 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 10 direct journeys between Limerick and Galway. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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