Travel & Transport Information


The Conference Support Program of Hotels Combined offers 10% discount to all attendees of the conference. For details see 



*   Getting to NUI Galway by car, public transport, air

There are regular rail connections from Dublin to Galway, and bus connections from all Irish cities and towns.
There are direct flights
to Galway Airport from Belfast, Dublin, Luton, Manchester, Edinburgh, Liverpool, Lorient, Cardiff, Leeds, Cork and Prague. The Airport is 7kms from the NUI Galway campus. Taxis typically cost 25.

Directions to NUI Galway by road can be found here .

NUI Galway has a number of pay-and-display parking places for visitors. Cars parked in other spaces on the NUI Galway campus and not displaying a valid parking permit will be clamped.


*   Maps


Galway map here

NUI Galway Campus Map here



*   Tourist information


Galway is situated in the heart of the West of Ireland, and the county is a popular tourist destination for travellers from all over the world. Its unforgettable landscape features national parks, a unique fjord, and saved authentic Celtic settlements.  Galway city's vibrant pub life and cultural scene are a constant attraction. Also, July is one of the best months of the year during which to take advantage of Galway's outdoors, as opportunities for walking, cycling, fishing, boating and golfing abound. Tourist services are plentiful and excellent.


Further information is available here. See also here.


*   Accommodation


The following are convenient for the NUI Galway campus:


*      The Westwood Hotel, 091-521442.

*      Bologna B&B, 091-523792

*      Corrib Haven B&B, 091-524171

*      Aneesha B&B, 091-524250

*      Ashgrove House B&B, 091-581291

*      Villanova B&B, 091-524849

*      Coolavalla B&B, 091-522415

*      Rosgal B&B, 091- 524723

*      De Sota B&B, 091-585064


Please contact Dane Flannery if you need assistance in booking accommodation.