How to travel from Glasgow to Galway

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Travel Information to Galway from Glasgow

distanceDistance262 miles (422 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $28

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 262 miles (422 km) between Glasgow and Galway. Travelers can even take a direct from Glasgow to Galway.

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Travel from Glasgow, United Kingdom to Galway, Ireland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Galway from Glasgow restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Galway, Ireland from Glasgow?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Galway, Ireland?

The government of Ireland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 8/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Galway from Glasgow closer to your planned date of departure here.

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

Am I allowed to reenter Glasgow, 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 Glasgow from Galway?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Glasgow, 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 8/8/22. 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 Glasgow from Galway here.

There are 4 ways to get from Glasgow to Galway: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to get from Glasgow to Galway is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Galway:

Taking a bus is about $26 (€24) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $28 (€26) for this route.

A bus is $2 (€2) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Glasgow to Galway costing on average $4 (€4).

The Glasgow to Galway distance is around 262 miles (422 km).

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Glasgow, Buchanan Bus Station to Galway, GMIT (Old Dublin Rd).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Glasgow Central and arrive in Galway Railway Station.
Many of our customers traveling from Glasgow 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 Glasgow to Galway, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $2 (€2) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket costs $28 (€26) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $4 (€4) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Glasgow 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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