St Patrick's Day Updates: Route 763/763X Galway - Ballinasloe - Athlone - Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop

Daily services in operation only. The following additional Friday ONLY services WILL NOT operate:

Westbound:

  • 07:20 Ballinasloe – Loughrea - Galway
  • 07:35 Kinnegad – Athlone – Galway
  • 07:45 Ballinasloe – Loughrea Galway
Eastbound:

  • 12:05 GMIT/ATU – Athlone – Dublin City & Airport
  • 14:05 GMIT/ATU – Athlone – Dublin City & Airport

Galway:

No disruptions expected. However, we recommend that you allow additional travel time due to heavy traffic conditions around the city due to St. Patrick’s day parades and celebrations.

Loughrea:

Our pick up and drop off points on Main Street outside Supermacs and Beatty’s Jewellers will be inaccessible between the hours of 11:30 – 14:00 due to the parade. 

The following service will pick up at “The Hill” for services to Dublin:

  • 12:00 Galway – Loughrea – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop (12:35 pick up/drop off at “The Hill"
The following service will pick up at Mt Pleasant for services to Galway:

  • 08:30 Dublin Airport & City – Loughrea – Galway Multi-Stop (11:50 pick up/drop off at Mt Pleasant)

Ballinasloe:

Our pick up and drop off points at Dunlo Hill and Portiuncula Hospital will be inaccessible between the hours of 12:00-15:30 due to the parade. The following services will be affected and will pick up and drop off at Ballinasloe Creagh ONLY:

Eastbound:

  • 12:00 Galway – Ballinasloe – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop (13:03 pick up/drop off at Ballinasloe Creagh ONLY)
  • 14:00 Galway – Ballinasloe – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop (15:03 pick up/drop off at Ballinasloe Creagh ONLY)
Westbound:
  • 08:30 Dublin Airport & City – Ballinasloe – Galway Multi-Stop (11:22 pick up/drop off at Ballinasloe Creagh ONLY)

Dublin City:

Services to Dublin:

Our drop off point at Bachelors Walk will be inaccessible for services between 05:00 and 16:00 due to the parade. The following Citylink services will drop off at Heuston Station:

  • 05:00 Galway – Ballinasloe – Athlone – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop
  • 07:30 Galway – Ballinasloe – Athlone – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop
  • 10:00 Galway – Ballinasloe – Athlone – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop
  • 12:00 Galway – Ballinasloe – Athlone – Dublin City & Airport Multi-Stop

Please see map below of Citylink’s temporary drop off point at Heuston Station which is a 16 minute LUAS from our stop at Bachelor’s Walk:

All other Citylink services will pick up at Crampton/Aston Quay and drop off at Bachelors Walk.

Services to Galway:

Our pick up point at Crampton/Aston Quay will be inaccessible between 09:00 and 16:00 due to the parade. The following Citylink services will pick up at Heuston Station ONLY:

  • 09:00 Dublin City – Athlone – Ballinasloe – Galway Multi-Stop
  • 12:00 Dublin City – Athlone – Ballinasloe – Galway Multi-Stop
  • 14:00 Dublin City – Athlone – Ballinasloe – Galway Multi-Stop
  • 16:00 Dublin City – Athlone – Ballinasloe –  Galway Multi-Stop

Please see map below of Citylink’s temporary pick up point at Heuston Station which is a 14 minute LUAS from our stop at Bachelor’s Walk:

Dublin Airport

No disruptions expected. However, we recommend that you allow additional travel time due to heavy traffic conditions around Dublin due to St. Patrick’s day parades and celebrations.