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Athlone to Galway by bus

The journey from Athlone to Galway by bus is 43.87 mi and takes 1 hr 6 min. There are 36 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:20 AM and the last at 10:56 PM. It is possible to travel from Athlone to Galway by bus for as little as $15.36 or as much as $15.57. The best price for this journey is $15.36.

Lowest Price$15.36
Journey Duration1 hr 6 min
Connection per Day36
Lowest Price$15.36
Highest Price$15.57
First Departure8:20 AM
Last Departure10:56 PM
Distance43.87 mi
DepartureAthlone
ArrivalGalway
CarriersAircoach

Athlone to Galway Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Apr 12, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Athlone to Galway?

The prices for bus tickets from Athlone to Galway vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Athlone to Galway will cost $15.36. The average bus ticket price is approximately $15.41. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for bus tickets from Athlone to Galway vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average bus ticket price is approximately $15.41. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long will it take me to travel from Athlone to Galway by bus?

The distance between Athlone to Galway is approximately 43.87 mi. In general, it will take you about 1 hr 6 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Athlone and Galway by bus usually takes 1 hr 6 min to cover a distance of 43.87 mi. The shortest journey from Athlone to Galway will take you 0 hr 58 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 Athlone to Galway?

The first daily departure from Athlone to Galway leaves at 8:20 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 10:56 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Athlone 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. The first journey of the night departs from Athlone at 8:20 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 10:56 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Athlone and Galway. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many daily journeys are there from Athlone to Galway?

On average, there are 36 daily departures from Athlone to Galway. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 36 departures from Athlone which travel directly to Galway. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Athlone to Galway. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Athlone to Galway, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Athlone to Galway.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus ticket prices typically fluctuate as the departure date approaches. However, for the upcoming days, bus ticket costs remain steady at $15.36. Whether you plan ahead or decide last-minute, you'll find tickets within a similar price range. So, relax and book when you're ready! Remember to check the latest prices and availability before booking to ensure you have the most accurate information for your trip.

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Athlone to Galway

The cheapest Athlone - Galway bus tickets can be found for as low as $11.67 if you’re lucky, or $14.14 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $15.36.

Find the best day to travel to Galway by bus

When travelling to Galway by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Athlone to Galway CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
4.94kg
Bus
5.29kg
Flight
14.12kg
Car
11.3kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Athlone to Galway?
A bus ticket from Athlone to Galway is $15.41. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $15.36.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Athlone to Galway?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Athlone to Galway is $15.36. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Athlone and Galway by bus?
Athlone to Galway is 43.87 mi.
How long does the bus between Athlone and Galway take?
Athlone to Galway is on average 1 hr 6 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 58 min.
How many bus connections per day go from Athlone to Galway?
Athlone to Galway has 36 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Athlone to Galway leave?
The earliest bus from Athlone to Galway departs at 8:20 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Athlone to Galway depart?
The latest bus from Athlone to Galway departs at 10:56 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Athlone to Galway in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $15.36 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Athlone to Galway?
There are on average 36 direct connection(s) from Athlone to go to Galway.
What's the fastest journey time between Athlone to Galway by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Athlone and Galway is 0 hr 58 min.
Is there a direct bus from Athlone to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Athlone and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Athlone to Galway by bus?
The bus journey from Athlone to Galway creates 5.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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