Hotel Meyrick is a Galway city centre hotel close to the bus station and Galway train station. Originally the Western Railway Hotel, the Galway train station was built by the same company that built Hotel Meyrick and is directly behind the hotel. Known as the most central train station in Ireland, arriving in Galway by train is easy with all the shops, bars and cafés of Galway city centre within a short stroll. Guests staying at Hotel Meyrick on Eyre Square have literally just a few steps to check in and can store their luggage on the day they check out if they have a few hours before their train or bus departs.
See www.irishrail.ie to book trains in Ireland and there are three coach providers serving the Galway to Dublin route www.gobus.ie which offers direct to Dublin Airport transfers taking approx. 2.5-3 hours, www.citylink.ie which also offers transfers to Dublin airport and www.buseireann.ie which is the nationwide transport provider for links to Limerick, Westport or further afield.
The nearest airports to Galway and Hotel Meyrick are Shannon Airport (flights to US, UK, Europe) which is 1 hour away. Airlines include Aer Lingus, Delta Airlines, Ryanair, United, US Airways.
Ireland West Knock Airport (UK, Europe) also 1 hour from Galway. Dublin airport (US, UK, Europe, Australia, Asia) is 2.5 hours from Galway city centre.
Bus tours of Connemara and the Cliffs of Moher depart from Galway Coach Station located just a 1 minute walk from Hotel Meyrick on Eyre Square.