How to Get Here
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.
How to Find Us
Galway can be easily accessed by car. For details, click here.
As a major tourist attraction, there are many well-developed transport options available. There are two airports in the western region and Dublin airport is approximately 2 hours from Galway.
- Knock International Airport is approximately 1.2 hours drive from Galway City
- Shannon International Airport is approximately 1 hour's drive from Galway city.
- Dublin Airport is located 2 hours from Galway city and provides more international flight options.
- Galway is currently accessible by bus and taxi from Dublin International Airport, Shannon International Airport and Knock International Airport.
There are a number of ferry companies which travel to and from Ireland. For more information, visit http://www.irishferries.ie/
Trains run every two hours from Heuston Station (Dublin) to Galway. For more information, visit http://www.irishrail.ie/
There are a number of bus companies which operate every hour from Dublin. More information can be found on the following websites: http://www.gobus.ie/; http://www.citylink.ie/; http://www.buseireann.ie/