Galway is situated 209km (130 miles) west of Dublin. 


Shannon International Airport is located 90 km (56 miles) from Galway, and has routes servicing numerous destinations in Europe, the US and Canada.

Ireland West Airport Knock , just 85 km (53 miles) from Galway, also has direct connections to Dublin and a number of UK destinations.

Dublin Airport is located approximately 200 km (124 miles) from Galway, with numerous connections to UK, Europe, North America and the Middle East.

Cork Airport is located approximately 157km (98 miles) from Galway and has numerous connections to UK and Europe.


M6 from the East (Athlone & Dublin)
N17 from the North (Sligo and Donegal)
N18 from the South (Shannon, Limerick and Cork)


Contact Iarnrod Eireann on 1850 366 222 or from outside Ireland on +353 1 836 6222. Galway's Ceannt Station is located right in the city centre, adjacent to Eyre Square. 


City Link and Go Bus, offer some great deals and run up to 19 daily services to and from Galway city with all their coaches offering free wifi and sockets.