Enjoy Galway City Festivities with Bus Éireann

Ho ho ho!! Get into the festive season with Bus Éireann and enjoy great value Christmas Special Fares on Galway services to Galway city in the run-up to Christmas.

During the festive season, parking is particularly challenging around Galway city. Take the headache of traffic congestion out of the equation and instead relax and enjoy your Christmas shopping, while saving money in comfort and style of the bus. Plan ahead for easy and affordable access to the city centre for shopping and entertainment.

Bus Éireann’s Christmas Special Fares are available until Tuesday, 24 December 2014. The promotional day return fares will see shoppers and revellers able to travel to the city from a host of destinations including Kinvara, Gort, Tuam, Loughrea, Ballinasloe, Headford, Clifden, Mountbellew, Lettermullen and Carraroe to Galway City for just €10 adult return and €5 child day return (Under 16’s). The promotional fare is only available to buy on board the bus or from the Bus Éireann Travel Centre in Eyre Square.

For commuters looking to avoid the Christmas traffic rush, Bus Éireann is delighted to be operating the Christmas Park & Ride service on behalf of Galway Transportation Unit. The shuttle bus services costs only €3 and operates daily to and from the Park & Ride at Ballybrit Racecourse to the city centre. This convenient service for customers will run until 24 December.

“Travelling by Bus Éireann is the most cost effective way for customers to do their Christmas shopping by sitting back, relaxing and enjoying the festivities that Galway city has to offer,” said Brian Connolly, Regional Manager West, Bus Éireann.

Tuesday, 9th December, 2014