devopsdays Galway - Location

Event Location

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.

Using the Galmont Hotel Event Floorplan, the main track will take place in the sections marked '1' & '2', open space sessions will use sections '2', '3' & '5'. Registration on the Monday will take place beside the cloakroom on the way into the main conference area identified below with a red dot, and the sponsors and snacks will be located in section '4'.

Flying to Galway

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.

Bus to Galway

Galway is connected very well to most towns and cities in Ireland through extensive bus services. These services are as follows:

Train to Galway

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.

Local Transport

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.