Devopsdays Galway 2019 will be held at Galmont Hotel (formerly Radisson Blu Galway), using the Inis Mor Ballroom on the ground floor for the conference. The Galmont Hotel & Spa is ideally located near the centre of Galway City, also known as the “City of the Tribes”, only a few minutes walk from the train and bus stations.
Galway is serviced by Shannon and Knock airports which are a little over 1 hour away, and also by Dublin Airport via extensive bus services from Dublin airport to Galway city centre in 2.5-3 hours, depending on the bus.
Galway is connected very well to most towns and cities in Ireland through extensive bus services. These services are as follows:
Galway Train Station is located only five minutes from the venue for the event. All train timetables and tickets can be found on Irish Rail website.
Galway has a bus network that is ideal for a city centre conference, with most routes travelling travelling to within a few hundred meters of the venue. The stop you will be looking for is Eyre Square, just around the corner from the event. Single journeys are currently €2.20, or you may purchase a leap card for tap-n-go. Full schedule of local bus timetables can be found here. After 11pm it is serviced by a combination of Taxis, which you can flag down, and Hackneys, available from via their offices from a number of locations around the city centre. We would recommend Galway City Taxis or Big-O Taxis who both offer discounts through their apps.