Travel to Galway

Campus Aerial

Galway is situated on the West Coast of Ireland and can be easily reached by air, ferry, train, bus, car or a combination of these. As a major tourist destination, there are many well-developed transport options available.

By Air

Shannon Airportc. 1 hour 5 mins by bus/car - View airline/destination information for Shannon
Dublin Airportc. 2 hours 20 mins by car/bus - View airline/destination information for Dublin
Knock Airport c. 1 hour 10 mins by car/bus - View airline/destination information for Knock

For detailed information on travelling from Dublin, Shannon or Knock Airport by train, bus or taxi or for information on car hire, please refer to our guide: Travelling to Galway

Alternative Transport Options

AA Road Maps & Route Planner 

Campus Map

Download a Campus Map here. You can also refer to our NUI Galway Entrances and Parking Guide