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Cheap bus tickets from Cork to Galway

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Cheapest

$21

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$21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Cork to Galway will cost around $ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 21.

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08:15AMCork2h50 11:05AMGalway
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$211One-way
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11:15AMCork2h50 02:05PMGalway
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02:15PMCork2h45 05:00PMGalway
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11:15AMCork2h45 02:00PMGalway
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$211One-way
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08:15AMCork2h45 11:00AMGalway
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$211One-way

Bus schedule from Cork to Galway

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08:15AMCork2h50 11:05AMGalway
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08:15AMCork2h45 11:00AMGalway
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11:15AMCork2h50 02:05PMGalway
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May 19
$21Irish Citylink
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May 20
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May 21
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May 22
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Bus times from Cork to Galway

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Fastest Journey

2 h 45 m

Average

2 h 47 m

Buses per day

10

Distance

158 km

Of the 10 buses that leave Cork for Galway every day 10 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 158 km distance in an average of 2 h 47 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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02:15PMCork2h45 05:00PMGalway
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$211One-way
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11:15AMCork2h45 02:00PMGalway
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$211One-way
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08:15AMCork2h45 11:00AMGalway
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$211One-way
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07:00PMCork2h45 09:45PMGalway
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$211One-way
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05:00PMCork2h45 07:45PMGalway
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$211One-way

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Overview: Bus from Cork to Galway

distanceDistance97 miles (157 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$21 (€19)
frequencyBus frequency16 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 16 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesIrish Citylink

Buses from Cork to Galway cover the 97 miles (157 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Irish Citylink. Normally, there are 16 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $21 (€19), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $21 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Cork City and arrive in Galway, GMIT (Old Dublin Rd).

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FAQs

How much do cheap bus tickets between Cork and Galway cost?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus between Cork and Galway for the next 7 days starting from $21 (€19)  one way.

How much is the bus to Galway from Cork on average?

The Cork to Galway bus ticket price is on average $21 (€19)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How far is Cork to Galway by bus?

The Cork to Galway bus distance is approximately 97 miles (157 km).

How many hours is the bus time from Cork to Galway?

The Cork to Galway bus duration is on average 2 h 50 min, which is to be expected when traveling 97 miles (157 km) from Cork to Galway. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What bus station in Cork goes to Galway? What bus station do I come into Galway from Cork?

When taking a bus from Cork, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Cork, St. Patricks Quay and Cork, Bus Station. When you arrive in Galway, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Galway, GMIT (Old Dublin Rd), Galway, Coach Station and Galway.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Cork City   to Galway, GMIT (Old Dublin Rd).

Where is the departure bus station in Cork located? Where is the arrival bus station in Galway located?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Cork City, which is located around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Galway, GMIT (Old Dublin Rd), located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

Which bus providers can take me to Galway from Cork?

When taking a bus from Cork to Galway, you can count on Irish Citylink for the best way to get you to Galway. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Galway from Cork and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

How many bus services per day are there from Cork to Galway?

On average, there are 16 buses a day from Cork to Galway. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest bus from Cork to Galway? When is the last bus from Cork to Galway?

You can take the first bus from Cork to Galway at 7: 15 AM. The last bus from Cork to Galway that you can take departs at 7: 00 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Cork to Galway schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

When should I buy the Cork to Galway bus for the best deals on tickets?

If you purchase the Cork to Galway bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $21 (€19). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses between Cork and Galway. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.