One of the biggest advantages of Corrib Village is its fantastic location. Situated on the NUI Galway campus and only a short distance from the hive of activity that is Galway city, it is the ideal spot.

What’s Nearby?

Take a look below at what nearby amenities Corrib Village guests can avail of.

5-minute walk

Shop/deli/café, self-service laundrette, reception, tennis court & shuttle bus to Galway city centre.

10-minute walk

NUI Galway Sports Centre, restaurants, riverside walkways, service station, butcher, banks and more.

20-minute walk

Cinema, bowling, restaurants, pubs, clubs, Eyre Square, Galway bus and train stations and more.

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Driving & Parking

If you are driving to Corrib Village, available routes and directions can be found here. Ample car parking is FREE for all guests at Corrib Village. However, on-site parking is provided on a first-come-first-served basis and therefore, is not guaranteed at your designated apartment block. There is also an overflow parking facility adjacent to Corrib Village.

Nearest Airport

The nearest airport to Corrib Village is Shannon Airport, which is 85.6km away from Galway.

Transport Options

  • Car hire
  • Bus services and tours
  • Trains
  • Island ferries
  • Island bus tours
  • Taxis or cabs

Free Shuttle Bus Service to City Centre

Free Shuttle Bus Service to City Centre

For your convenience, we provide a complimentary shuttle bus service between Corrib Village and the city centre, which departs from reception every hour on the hour and picks up opposite the Coach Station on Fairgreen Road (behind the Tourist Office*) on the half-hour as follows (please note that times are subject to change):

Depart Corrib Village (Reception) Depart Fairgreen Road (opposite Coach Station)
10:00 (Saturday and Sunday only) 10:30 (Saturday and Sunday only)
11:00 (Saturday and Sunday only) 11:30 (Saturday and Sunday only)
12:00 12:30
13:00 13:30
14:00 14:30
15:00 15:30
16:00 16:30
17:00 17:30
18:00 18:30
19:00 19:30

*The Tourist Office is located next to the main bus and train station of Galway city. If you are arriving to Galway by train or bus, please avail of our shuttle bus to bring you to Corrib Village. Note that it is a white  minibus and spaces are allocated on a first-come-first served basis.