Getting Here

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The Radisson Blu hotel is slap bang in the city's bustling centre and is easily accessible by car, train or bus.

Three national primary roads serve Galway: the N17 from the North (Tuam, Sligo, Donegal), the N6 from the East (Athlone, Dublin), and the N18 from the South (Shannon Town, Limerick and Cork). · As you approach Galway City, stay in left lane on motorway following signs for Galway City East & Docks.
· The Galway Clinic will be on your left hand side. After the Galway Clinic you will reach the 'Martin' roundabout, take 3rd exit to set of traffic lights and continue straight ahead.
· Pass by Galway Crystal on your left hand side.
· Continue straight through the traffic lights.
· Take the 2nd exit at the 'Skeritt' roundabout at GMIT.
· Travel straight until you reach the “Huntsman Inn” Junction
· Keep in left hand lane as you approach junction, turn left and travel straight ahead
· Keep left at V in the Road with 2 sets of traffic lights
· The Radisson Blu Hotel Galway is on your right

Galway's train station is just off Eyre Square and is a 2 min walk from the convention venue. The city's very well serviced by rail and only 2.5 hours away from Dublin. You can find out more train details here 

You can travel to Galway using frequent services offered by Bus Eireann, or use one of the private bus services such as CityLink or GoBus. Galway's main bus station is around the corner from the venue. Direct (non stop) buses take 2.5 hours from Dublin.

There are 3 airports into Ireland with good transport links to Galway. Dublin, Shannon & Knock 

Transport from Dublin Airport: 
2hours 15minutes by car. 
2hours 35minutes by Train from Heuston Station, Dublin – Galway. 9 trains daily.  
2hours 30 minutes by bus direct from Dublin Airport departing every hour. 
*The bus and train station is located less than 300 meters from the Hotel. 
Transport from Shannon Airport: 
50 minutes by car. 
1 hour 50 minutes by bus (hourly from 7.55-20.55)  
*The bus is located less than 300 meters from the Hotel. 
Transport from Knock Airport: 
1 hour by car. 
1 hour 30 minutes by bus (8 buses daily)  
*The bus and train station is located less than 300 meters from the Hotel.