Speed & Sensitivity: Expanding Astronomical Horizons with ELTs, 13-16 May 2014
Travel to Galway

Galway is situated on the West Coast of Ireland and is easily reached by air, ferry, train, bus or car or a combination of these. As a major tourist attraction, 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)

Ferries, Trains, AA Road Maps & Route Planner 


Click below to open a Word Document containing further travel information. (Bus/train/car from Dublin, Shannon or Knock airports to Galway City)

Travelling to Galway from Dublin,Shannon or Knock airport (by train, bus, car)

Campus Map

Download a campus map here. You can also refer to our NUI Galway Entrances and Parking Guide