Topics in Microeconometrics, June 1-3, 2011
Travel to Galway

Galway is situated on the West Coast of Ireland and may be easily reached by air, ferry, train, bus or car or a combination of these. To help you find the best access route to suit you, please see the following site for further information:

Via Air:

Our local airport Galway offers connections to many of the major British Airports including Luton, Manchester etc.,  there is also a service to Lorient  so please check this web site as new routes are opening up regularly. Galway airport is just a 10 minute drive from the city circa €20.00 by taxi.                                      

Alternatively, there are a number of other access points - please see the following links for further information.

Via Bus:

  • Bus Eireann  connections to/from all of Ireland's major cities. Tel:  +353 (0)61 313333    
  • Citylink Bus: provides service between Shannon Airport and Galway city (service from Shannon to Galway has recently been reduced to three departures per day, so please check the schedules at    Tel:  +353 (0)91 564163

Via Train

  • Dublin to Galway: There is a frequent train service from Dublin (Heuston Station) to Galway daily. The journey takes approximately three hours. Iarnród Éireann train timetables can be found at:

Taxi Cabs in Galway

  • Local Taxi: +353 (0) 91 500600

Travel around Ireland
During your stay you may wish to take in some of the wonderful sights of Ireland.  For further information please see website or