When does the Christmas Park and Ride Service begin?
The annual Park & Ride Christmas Service will commence Saturday and Sunday the 1st & 2nd December 2018. The service will continue to operate from Thursday the 6th to Sunday 9th December and from Thursday the 13th December, every day right up to Christmas Eve.
What are the operating times of the Park and Ride Service?
Monday to Saturday, the service will operate from 9.30am to 9:15pm and on Sundays the service will operate from 11am to 9:15pm.
What is the cost of the Park and Ride Service?
The fee is €2 per person return with children travelling for free, also included is all-day parking at Ballybrit.
What is the frequency of the Park and Ride Service?
A bus will depart the drop off and pick up location every 15 minutes between 9.30am to 9:15pm Monday to Saturday and 11am to 9:15pm Sundays.
Are the Buses Accessible?
Wheelchair accessible buses are available.
What are the Benefits of the Park and Ride Service?
The Park and Ride Service offers: "hassle free travel and great value parking!"
Who Provides the Park and Ride Service?
Aimed at alleviating traffic congestion in Galway City in the run up to Christmas, Galway City Council provides funding to operate the Park and Ride service. Each year, tenders are invited to operate the service on our behalf, given our public procurement obligations.
Where can I obtain Further Information on the Park and Ride Service?
Further details on the Park and Ride Service are available from
Galway Transportation Unit,
Galway City Council,
Tel: (091) 894328