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Sunday, November 24, 2013

Minor route change for route 411 - Cappagh Rd, day time services

From Monday 25 November 2013, daytime route 411 - Knocknacarra buses will travel via Lower Fairhill Rd instead of Raven's Terrace.

Evening route 411 services are unaffected by this change.

This is due to a change in the traffic management plan for the Lower Dominic St area announced by Galway City Council.

Galway City Park and Ride for Christmas 2013

The following information is for 2013. 
Click here for current year details.

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Changes to Citylinks' bus stops in Dublin

Citylink are no longer stopping at North Wall / The O2 in Dublin, from Monday 11th Novemeber 2013.

The Dublin city centre bus stops that they use are now
  • Heuston Station - drop-off by request only
  • Bachelors Walk near O'Oonnell St - main inner city bus stop (arrivals)
  • Aston Quay near Ha'penny Bridge - pickup point (departures)

See the map of Dublin clity bus stops used by Galway buses for exact locations.

See Regional Buses - East for details all Galway to Dublin bus and coach services.

Christmas Shopping bus and coach trips - 2013

The following companies are providing bus or coach Christmas-shopping  services from Galway city in 2013:
    • BusLink aka Farrell Travel - from Galway city to Kildare Chic Outlet Centre and Newbridge Silverware (23 and 30 Nov, 1,7 and 8 Dec), and also Newry and Banbridge Outlet Centre (23 and 30 Nov, 7 and 8 Dec)  Pre-booking essential - call them on 091-844189

    Check with the company for timetable, booking and departure / pickup points.  Likely departure points include:

    Return pickups are most probably from the same place where the bus drops you off - check with the driver on the day.

    Services from other towns and cities

    • PAB tours
      Three-night coach+ferry trips from Dublin and/or Cork to Birmingham and Manchester
    • Kelly Travel
      Day trips from Limerick to Dundrum, Newry and Belfast.
    • Pierce Kavanagh CoachesVarious trips to Manchester, Chester, Birmingham, Liverpool and Belfast from Urlingford, Portlaoise Drogheda, Cork, Cashel, J14 Service Centre and Dublin
    • Celtic Horizon Tours
      Trips from Limerick, Nenagh, Roscrea, Portlaoise, Naas and Dublin to Manchester (Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet and Trafford Centre)