The easiest way to get from Dublin airport to Galway is by bus. Bus services at the airport takes passengers directly from the airport to Galway in approximately 2.5 hours. We recommend the company, CITYLINK; buses leave on the hour throughout the day and tickets can be purchased in advance online. The bus stop is located in zone 13 just a few minutes’ walk from Terminal 1 as you can see from the map below:
The bus stop is located in zone 13 just a few minutes’ walk from Terminal 1 as you can see from the map.
The City Link bus will bring you to Galway Coach Station in the centre of Galway city. From there you can take a taxi or walk to your accommodation.
Students can book a meeting service at the airport. You will be met by an Atlantic Representative who will be holding a sign with your name on it. He/she will give you your bus ticket and take you to the Galway bus stop where you will board the bus for Galway city. The cost for this service is €150 one way.
If you would like to book a private car transfer from Dublin airport to Galway city please contact us in advance at [email protected]. The cost is €350 one way.
There are two airports in the West of Ireland which are approximately 1 hour’s drive from Galway city.
Ireland West Airport (Knock) – for information about transport from Ireland West Airport to Galway please see the following link: Ireland West Airport Transport
Shannon Airport – for information about transport from Shannon Airport to Galway city please see the following link: Shannon Airport Transport
If you would like to book a private car transfer from either Ireland West Airport or Shannon Airport to Galway city please contact us in advance at [email protected] The cost is €190 one way.