Bus 401 - to Parkmore via Mervue / Castlepark / Ballybrit

bus in Eyre Square, Galway with the bright yellow and green livery applied in 2020 to hybrid diesel/electric buses
This bus service travels through from Salthill to Eyre Square, and then continues on to Parkmore Industrial area, via Ballybrit and CastlePark.   It then does the return journey.  

Buses travel along College Rd, past Wellpark in to Mervue Shops, past the old Eircom building , past Tesco Ballybane and through Castlepark, past Oldenway and Ballybrit industrial estates, then on to Briar Hill shopping centre and Parkmore.  

Effective from 16-September 2018, this bus replaces the previous route 403, which did not travel through from Salthill.

Route Summary

Operated by: Bus Èireann


Eyre Square, College Rd, Wellpark, Monivea Rd, Ballybane Rd, Castlepark, Monivea Rd, Parkmore Rd

Estates served

Ballybrit Court, Lois Caisal, An Luasán, An Barnach, Racecourse Gardens, The Meadows, Ballybrit Heights, Cluain Ard, Glenavon Drive, Castlepark, Gortcam, Cnoc na Cille, Glenn Bhan, Sliabh Rua, Hillside Park, Clare View Park, Rahylin Glebe, Glasán, Ard Aoibhinn Dr, Beechwood Park, Monivea Park, Wellpark, Tara Grove


See also

Route 401-Salthill - for the other half of this route

City Bus Details for timetable links and other routes.

Neighbourhood maps
Ballybrit -- New Mervue -- Old Mervue -- Liosban/Bohermore  -- Ballybane -- Parkmore

Photograph of a racecourse from a distance, with the grandstand on the left hand side

Ballybrit on raceday, from the west side of the course