Getting Here

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

Distance from the airports

Shannon Airport (~1 hour 05 minutes by bus/car)
Dublin Airport (~2 hours 20 minutes by car/bus)
Knock Airport (~1 hour 10 minutes by car/bus)
Cork Airport (~ 3 hours by car/bus)
Belfast Airport (~ 4 hours by car/bus)

Bus Operators

Bus services run hourly direct from all major Airports to Galway.


By Sea

Our Official ferry partner has some great deals for Challenge Galway athletes:

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Air Travel

Airlines/Destination Information:

From Europe

From USA


Contact us


Ocean Sports Centre,
Harbour Business Park,
New Docks,


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