Travelling to ATU Galway?

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Students here's all you need to know...

Lucky for you guys, we provide a range of frequent and reliable services to Galway from Cleggan, Ballinasloe, Cork, Limerick, Dublin, Athlone, Kinnegad, and more! 

For anyone commuting to college daily, we have Multi-stop services with drop-off points at the Galway Coach Station and an early morning service dropping off at ATU.


  • Commuting from Ballinasloe or Loughrea? Get our early morning 07:45 service starting in Ballinasloe and dropping off at NUIG for 9am. For more information, check out our timetable here.
  • Commuting from Cleggan, Clifden, Oughterard, or Moycullen? We have daily services that drop off at Galway Coach Station. For more information, check out our timetable here.
  • Travelling from Dublin City? Hop on one of our many express services between Dublin city and Galway getting you there in just 2.5 hours! For more information, check out our timetable here.

We understand that in the busy academic year, plans change, and they can change quickly. Not to worry! Our FREE Manage My Booking facility allows you to change the time and date of your booking up to 30 minutes before your scheduled service departure time. So whether you decide to get in some extra study at the library, chill with some friends or go for a cheeky pint in town - you have the flexibility to change your booking and hop on a different service without any hassle. Whether catching your bus or heading home, you can also use our Track My Bus feature to know exactly where your coach is.

If you're still not sold after hearing about our daily services, FREE Manage My Booking facility, and Track My Bus, we have more good news! From September 4th, 2022, Irish Citylink and GoBus are offering 50% discounted fares for all Young Adult/Student Leap Card Holders across ALL routes! Don't know how to get a Young Adult/Student Leap Card? No worries! Please click here for more information. Honestly, you would be crazy not to. Who doesn't want discounts of 50%?! 

You can also enter our competition on Instagram @citylinkireland to be in with the chance of winning FREE TRAVEL FOR AN ENTIRE YEAR!