2018 - Cost Action IS1409, November 22nd/23rd
Travel/Accommodation

Dear Conference Participants

Please find below some information concerning the logistics of the event, which will help you organising the practical aspects of your participation.

Please do not hesitate to contact us, in case you need additional support.

Looking forward to having you here soon,

Dr. Áine Ní Léime

Action Chair


 

Location

The meetings and conference is being held at the:


Institute for Life Course & Society (ILAS) in the National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG)

The ILAS building is located at:

Dangan, Upper Newcastle Road, National University of Ireland, Galway (the Corrib Village Entrance of NUIG).

Location details are available at: http://www.nuigalway.ie/ilas/


Hotel Information

Harbour Hotel
Tel: +353 91 894800
Email:
stay@harbour.ie
Links: https://www.harbour.ie/
Directions to ILAS: GPS: N53°16'15\" W9°-2'-53\"
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society) 3.4 km

The House Hotel
Tel: +353 91
538900
Email: info@thehousehotel.ie
Links: http://www.thehousehotel.ie/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 2.8 km

The Galmont (formerly the Radisson)
Tel: +353 91 538 300
Email:
reservations@thegalmont.com  
Links: https://www.thegalmont.com/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 3.1 km

Jury’s Inn
Tel: +353 91 566444
Email:
jurysinngalway@jurysinns.com
Links:
https://www.jurysinns.com/hotels/galway
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 2.7 km  

Hotel Meyrick
Tel: +353 91 564041
Email:
reshm@hotelmeyrick.ie
Links: https://www.hotelmeyrick.ie/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 2.7 km

B&B Information

Corrib Haven Guesthouse
Tel: +353 91 524171
Email: CORRIBHAVEN@EIRCOM.NET
Links:
https://www.corribhaven.net/
Directions to ILAS: N 53.28693 W 009.06978
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 200m

Brook Lodge
Tel: +353 91
445 901 
Email:
info@brooklodgebandbgalway.com
Links:
http://brooklodgebandbgalway.com/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 800m

Ash Grove House
Tel: +353 91 581291
Email:
info@ashgrovehousegalway.com
Links:
http://www.ashgrovehousegalway.com/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 1.6 km


Hostel Information

Kinlay Hostel
Tel: +353 91 565244
Email:
info@kinlaygalway.ie
Links:
http://www.kinlaygalway.ie/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 2.8 km

Galway City Hostel
Tel: +353 91 535878
Email:
info@galwaycityhostel.com
Links:
http://www.galwaycityhostel.com/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 2.7 km

Snoozles Hostel
Tel: +353 91 530064
Email:
info@snoozleshostel.ie
Links:
https://snoozleshostelgalway.ie/
Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 3.0 km

Nest Boutique Hotel
Tel: +353 91
450944
Email:
reservations@thenestaccommodation.com
Links:
http://www.thenestaccommodation.com/

Distance from ILAS (Institute for Life Course & Society): 3.3 km

Travel to Ireland

NUI Galway is located in Galway city on the West Coast of Ireland.

While there is no Airport located in Galway City, it is served by an extensive public transport network linking Dublin, Shannon and Knock airports:. There are daily direct flights to Ireland from a wide range of cities in the UK, Europe and the US, along with flights from the Emirates.  Airports include: 


Frequent cost effective bus services operated by
Bus Eireann, Go Bus and Citylink, with fully air-conditioned coaches, enabled with free Wi-Fi.  Go Bus and Citylink provide direct runs from Dublin airport to Galway every hour from  06.30 - 00.00 to Galway's coach station, located in the city centre, close to Eyre Square.


Trains from Dublin (Heuston Station) to Galway (Ceannt Station)

All timetables, bookings & seat reservations are available at:

http://www.irishrail.ie/


Buses from Dublin Airport to Galway
(Please note: Buses only take cash if not pre-booked.)

All timetables & bookings are available from the following:

https://www.gobus.ie/ or https://www.citylink.ie/ or http://www.buseireann.ie/


Buses from Shannon Airport to Galway

All timetables & bookings are available from the following:

http://www.buseireann.ie/

Galway City Bus from City Centre to ILAS - All timetables are available from the following:

http://buseireann.ie/timetables/1475580187-404.pdf


USEFUL CONTACTS:

Christine de Largy; e-mail: christine.delargy@nuigalway.ie;