IGS 64th Annual & Scientific Meeting - Travel Information


By Train                                                          

The Irish Gerontology Society has organised a Special 10% On-Line Discount with Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail for all delegates attending this year’s conference.  Killarney Railway Station is located right beside the Malton Hotel.

The Special 10% On-Line Discount Code is:          IGSE2806

Delegates should add the above Special On-Line Discount Code where you are asked  to do so on the payment details page - when booking your Train Tickets through www.irishrail.ie

The Special On-Line Discount Code is valid for use only on reservations made via www.irishrail.ie between Monday 29th August and Wednesday 7th September 2016 - when delegates can book to travel to and from Killarney for the IGS from their local inter-city station.

Trains from Dublin Heuston  to Killarney run every 2 hours, on the hour, beginning at 07.00hrs, last train at 19.00hrs.  Passengers change train at Mallow.  The only direct train is the 17.05. The journey takes 3hrs 15 mins approx. Trains have free WiFi, so it is possible to work on board. See www.irishrail.ie/timetables                                                                                                                                      

Passengers from the west can join the train at Limerick Junction, passengers from Cork can join at Mallow.  


By Plane      

Our latest information is that there are flights to Kerry airport from Dublin airport with Ryanair twice daily:  at 11.55 and 18.50.  Return flights are at 07.30 and 13.20.  The airport is at Farranfore, about 20 mins. 

drive from Killarney.  Please check flight times closer to the date, they may change.


By Bus              

There are no direct routes from Dublin to Killarney.  For times and details of bus journeys, via Limerick or Ennis, please see:  www.dublincoach.ie ,    www.buseireann.ie