How to travel from Edinburgh to Galway

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Travel Information between Edinburgh and Galway

distanceDistance298 miles (480 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight
fastestFastest modeFlight • $55 (€49) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 298 miles (480 km) by flight to Galway from Edinburgh. Ryanair is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Edinburgh to Galway.

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Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Galway, Ireland is: Fully open.

Can travelers from United Kingdom enter Ireland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Galway from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry into Ireland:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Galway, Ireland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Ireland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 5/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Edinburgh to Galway.

The current restriction level for returning to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Ireland is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Galway, Ireland?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Edinburgh from Galway?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Edinburgh from Galway here.

Travel from Edinburgh to Galway by taking a flight.

A flight is the fastest way to get to Galway from Edinburgh with an average travel time for this route around 1 h 5 min.

The Edinburgh to Galway distance is around 298 miles (480 km).

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Edinburgh to Galway:

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    • You can take a flight from Edinburgh to Galway with Ryanair. Cheap tickets can be found for $55 (€49) with Ryanair from Edinburgh to Galway.
    Many of our customers traveling from Edinburgh to Galway don't make Galway their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Galway are Dublin, London or Belfast, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Galway to any of these top destinations today!

    Before traveling from Edinburgh to Galway, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A plane ticket is costing on average $55 (€49) one way for this route.

    But we recommend booking Edinburgh to Galway tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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