By Bus:

Buslink  regularly links Athenry & Galway
Nightlink service Friday and Saturday nights and Bank Holiday Sundays
Find timetables here:
Phone: (091) 244189
3 pick up & drop off points in Athenry:
Londis, Tuam Road
Arch Car Park
Athenry Shopping Centre

By Car:

Athenry is located on the Galway to Dublin M6 motorway and is easily accessible
from all major routes.
From Dublin – Leave M6 motorway at Exit 17
From Galway – Leave M6 motorway at Exit 17
Drive Times:
Dublin: less than 2 hours
Limerick: 1 hour
Cork: 3 hours
Belfast: 3.5 hours

By Train:

One minute walk from town centre
Address: Church Street, Athenry, Co. Galway
Opening hours:
05:30hrs-22:30hrs Mon
04:50hrs-22:30hrs Tues-Fri
05:50hrs-22:00hrs Sat
10:15hrs-20:15hrs Sun
Contact Number: + 353 (0)91 84 4020 or 1850 366 222 .

Calling from outside of
Ireland +353 (0)1 836 6222
Routes Serviced:
Further Info:


Pay & Display parking is operational in the town of Athenry from 09.00 to 18.00 Monday to
Saturday. Ticket machines are available throughout the town and permits can be applied
for in the Athenry Area Office (see below for further details).

Backlawn Car Park (Kenny Park)
Pay & Display Parking Ticket:
€0.70 per hour
€3.00 per day
Pay & Display Parking Permit
€30.00 per calendar month
€360.00 per annum
Church St Car Park
Pay & Display Parking Ticket:
€0.70 per hour
€3.00 per day
On Street Parking:
Parking ticket €1.00 per hour
Parking disc €1.00
Train Station Parking:
Operator: NCPS
Spaces: 70
Operating Hours: 24hrs
Disabled Parking: Yes
Rates – parkbytext:
Daily €3
Weekly €8
Monthly €30
Rates – Machine Charge/parkbytext 2 bill
Daily €4
Weekly €10
Monthly €30
Further info on parking rates for the train station available here:

Residents Park Permits:

Residents Parking Permits shall be issued to vehicle owners whose normal
place of residence is situated in a Street to which the Parking Places Bye-Laws

Athenry Area Office, Church street, Athenry – Telephone (091) 844042
Further Info:

Further info on parking from Galway County Council Available here: