Traveling to Gort, Co Galway
To look at various ways to get around Ireland use ‘Get there‘ This is a great, easy to use, website that will help you see the different travel routes and options from any area in Ireland. It also shows you all the time tables for the various routes.
Bus Ereann is the nation bus company
Irish Rail is the national rail service
Galway City to Gort
There is a regular bus service running from Galway, Eyre Square Bus station to Gort. It takes 40 minutes. So if you decide to stay in Galway City you could commute to your training.
There are 3 main airports in Ireland that would offer International services from most destinations. Dublin Airport would be the largest and has a more regular international service than Shannon or Cork.
Shannon Airport – This is the closest Airport to Gort. It has a very good direct bus service that will take approximately 1 hour.
Dublin Airport – 3.5hrs away from Gort. With the option of bus or train links. Trains are from Hueston Station in the centre of Dublin City. They operate a direct service to Gort with a journey time of 3 hours.
Cork Airport – the furthest from Gort. It does however run a good bus service but would take 4 hours
Car Hire or Taxi
If you do not wish to travel independently then you could consider either renting a car or hiring a private taxi. Where possible we would see if others were arriving around the same time and look at car pooling or sharing a taxi to help with the cost. Prices would vary depending on your pick up location.
There is a good road network across Ireland. Gort would be close to Galway, which is linked to motorways. Google maps offers the best route service to Gort
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