2016 - The Mary Robinson Centre International Symposium July 1-2
General Information


Hotel Ballina is the venue for The Mary Robinson Centre 2016 International Symposium
The Hotel is located on the N26, Dublin Road, Ballina, Co. Mayo

http://www.hotelballina.ie/ + 353 (0)96 23600 info@hotelballina.ie

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Travelling by public transport

Travelling by Train:

Trains connect Dublin and Ballina at regular intervals throughout the weekend, with the last trains leaving Ballina for Dublin at 18:05 on Saturday and 17:35 on Sunday. 

More information and tickets can be booked here:  http://www.irishrail.ie/

Travelling by Bus:

Bus Eireann connects Galway to Ballina, with the last bus from Ballina to Galway at 15:10 on Saturday and 17:00 on Sunday.

More information and tickets can be booked here:  http://www.buseireann.ie/

Local transport:


Arrow Cabs
353 (0) 9677777

Ballina Taxi Company
353 (0)87 295 8787

Gillespies Taxi & Coach Hire
353 (0)85 764 6523

Average cost of taxi fare from train/bus station to Hotel Ballina is 6-7 euro

Travelling by car:

Ballina is three hours’ drive from Dublin and less than two hours’ drive from Galway.

Travelling by air:

Ballina is just 39 km from Ireland West Airport Knock, which is serviced by Aer Lingus, FlyBE and Ryanair and connects the West of Ireland to:
Alicante, Barcelona (Girona), Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Faro, Lanzarote, Liverpool, London, Malaga, Manchester, Milan (Bergamo) and Tenerife

Dublin Airport is approximately a three hour drive from Ballina.