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.
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Of the 6 flights that leave London for Galway every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||394 miles (635 km)|
|Average flight duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average plane ticket price||$15 (€14)|
|Airlines||Aer Lingus, Ryanair or Flybe|
Flights from London to Galway cover the 394 miles (635 km) long route taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Aer Lingus, Ryanair or Flybe. There are direct flight services available. You can get the cheapest plane tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€10), but the average price of plane tickets is $15 (€14).
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Ryanair is one of the most popular budget airlines in Europe offering cheap flights all over the continent. Founded in Ireland, Ryanair makes it easy to hop on a plane and fly to popular European destinations quickly and affordably. This low-cost airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. All Ryanair fare types include allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for bringing carry-on luggage and checked luggage.
The flight from London to the Galway region covers about 400 miles and takes about one and a half hours to complete. Between 15 and 20 flights depart from London's five airports each day, bound for one of the two airports serving Galway. It is important to note that the Galway airport no longer operates and that there will be a drive of about one and a half hours to get to Galway from either of the current destination airports. Approximately 10 of the daily flights are direct to one of the two destination airports - to either Shannon Airport or Ireland West Airport Knock.
Ryanair and Aer Lingus operate direct flights from London to the Galway region. A number of other operators, including Flybe and KLM, cooperate in flights requiring stopovers and/or transfers. Transfer locations vary from operator to operator.
Direct flights from London to one of the two airports serving the Galway region take approximately one and a half hours to complete. Many flights require a switch at Edinburgh airport and take between three and five hours to complete. Other indirect flights can take very much longer, depending on the location and the duration of the transfer. The total travel time can be up to about 24 hours. However, the average flying time between London and the Galway region is about two and a half hours.
There are five to seven direct flights from London to the Galway region each day, and about ten various indirect flights. Flights commence operation at about 8:00 a.m. each day. Sundays boast about ten direct flights, commencing at about 10:00 a.m. The last flight of each day departs London at about 8:00 p.m.
Departure airport: All five of London’s airports (London Heathrow, London Gatwick, London Luton, London City and London Stansted) host departures to the Galway region. All of these airports are well serviced by public transport and have numerous public facilities.
Arrival airport: Galway airport is no longer in operation. Flights from London land at either Shannon Airport (53 miles from Galway) or Ireland West Airport Knock (55 miles from Galway). These airports are small but are well equipped for international travellers. Both airports are well serviced by buses, hotel shuttles and cabs to Galway. The journey, in both cases, takes about one and a half hours to complete.
Travel by plane between London, United Kingdom and Galway, Ireland is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of Ireland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Galway from London closer to your date of departure here
The restriction level for your return flight to London, United Kingdom from Galway is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to London from Galway closer to your date of departure here here.
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