Location & Travel

‌‌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.


Galway Ireland MapCampus Map  (PDF) 
Campus Map (Google)

How to Find Us

By Car

Galway can be easily accessed by car. For details, click here.

By Air

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.

By Ferry

There are a number of ferry companies which travel to and from Ireland. Find out more

By Train

Trains run every two hours from Heuston Station (Dublin) to Galway. Find out more

By Bus

There are a number of bus companies which operate every hour from Dublin. Find out more by clicking the links below.