Galway is situated on the West Coast of Ireland and can be easily reached by air, ferry, train, bus, car or a combination of these. As a major tourist destination, there are many well-developed transport options available.
Shannon Airport c. 1 hour 20 minutes by bus/car
Dublin Airport c. 2 hours by car/bus
Knock Airport c. 1 hour 20 minutes by car/bus
Cork Airport c. 3 hours by car/bus
For detailed information on travelling from, Dublin, Shannon or Knock Airport by train, bus or car, please refer to our guide: Travelling to Galway.
Alternative Transport Options
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Getting to Corrib Village
Click here for information on the Corrib Village shuttle bus which operates daily from opposite the Coach Station (adjacent to the Tourist Office) to Corrib Village, 12.30pm-7.30pm (Monday-Friday) and 10.30am-7.30pm (Saturday and Sunday).
Alternatively, a taxi from the Coach Station to Corrib Village will cost approximately €10-12.
Download a campus map here. You can also refer to our NUI Galway Entrances and Parking Guide.