Irish Cytometry Society Conference, 6-7 November, 2012
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.

As a major tourist attraction, there are many well-developed transport options available. 

There are two airports in the western region, Knock Airport and Shannon Airport as well as Belfast Airport in the North and Cork Airport in the South of Ireland.

A number of options are available for delegates travelling from Dublin Airport:

  • An express bus service direct to Galway city departs from Dublin Airport hourly, journey time is approximately 3 hours. All buses are equipped with WiFi. 
  • By car, Galway city is approximately 2hr 20mins from Dublin Airport travelling on the M4/M6 motorways.
  • By train, Galway city (Ceannt Station) is approximately 2hr 45mins from Heuston Station, in Dublin city centre. Train travel times may vary, so please check the timetable on Irish Rail on the link below.


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