Road Closure, Craughwell, affecting Bus Éireann Expressway Route 20/X20

On Tuesday, 29 August 2017 there will be a full road closure in Craughwell between 09.00 and 17.00 to facilitate the replacement of a bridge on the approach road from Loughrea.

As a result, the following Bus Éireann Expressway Route 20/X20 services will be affected:

 Services to Galway


  • 06.30, Dublin – Galway
  • 07.30, Dublin – Galway
  • 08.30, Dublin – Galway
  • 12.30, Dublin – Galway


There will be no service from Craughwell or Derrydonnell in either direction during the period of the road closure.  Services operating from Loughrea to Galway will operate via the Link road (N65) back onto the motorway to Galway (M6) and will operate via normal route at the roundabout at the Maldron hotel onto the R446, into the bus stop in Oranmore. 

Services to Galway 

  • 12.30, Galway – Dublin
  • 14.30, Galway – Dublin

East bound services from Oranmore to Loughrea  will operate via the first exit off the roundabout at the Maldron hotel in Oranmore after the bus stop, onto the (N18) and then join the (M6) motorway towards Dublin

Friday, 25th August, 2017