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Charters taxis to the airports. To Shannon Airport, it's €89 for one to four people.
Frequent services to Dublin (2½ hours) and Dublin Airport (three hours). Fares from €11.
Rents bikes (from €15 per day) and accessories like child trailers. Also organises bike tours throughout the region.
Service at Galway Airport is limited to Aer Arran , which serves London Luton, Edinburgh and Manchester.
Services to all major cities in the Republic and the North from just off Eyre Square, near the train station. Dublin (€14, three to 3¾ hours) has hourly service. Other services fan out across the region.
You can walk to almost everything in Galway, including out to Salthill (bus 1), but you'll also find regular buses departing from the combined bus and train station off Eyre Square.
Holds luggage while you explore Galway.
The train station is just off Eyre Sq, there are up to five trains daily to/from Dublin’s Heuston Station (one-way from €35, three hours).
Several private bus companies are based at the glossy new coach station , which is located near the tourist office.
Services depart from Galway Coach Station for Dublin (from €11, 2½ hours, hourly), Dublin Airport (from €17, 2½ hours, hourly), Cork, Limerick and Connemara. Departures are frequent and fares are as low as €10.
Hires bikes for €8 to €15 for 24 hours. It's on Earl's Island, opposite Galway Cathedral.
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