Directions: Broc House

Public Transport Options

Step 1: Get to Sligo.

Your options are as follows –

Train via Irish Rail:

Friday; Dublin (Connolly) to Sligo (MacDiarmada)
15:05 dep – 18:06 arr (3:01 dur)
16:00 dep – 19:09 arr (3:09 dur)
17:05 dep – 20:06 arr (3:01 dur)

Sunday; Sligo (MacDiarmada) to Dublin Connolly
15:00 dep – 18:00 arr (3:00 dur)
16:30 dep – 19:32 arr (3:02 dur)
18:00 dep – 21:09 arr (3:09 dur)

Cost via www.irishrail.ie (at the time of writing):
Adult: €47.98
Student: €24.00

Bus via Bus Eireann:

Friday: Dublin (Busáras) – Sligo (Bus Station)
11:30 dep – 16:55 arr (5:25 dur)
14:00 dep – 17:53 arr (3:53 dur)
15:30 dep – 19:55 arr (4:25 dur)

Sunday: Sligo (Bus Station) – Dublin (Busáras)
16:00 dep – 21:20 arr (5:20 dur)
19:00 dep – 22:30 arr (3:30 dur)

Cost via www.buseireann.ie (at the time of writing):
Adult: €26.12
Student: €20.90

Bus via Fureys Coaches (thebus.ie):

Friday: Dublin (Georges Quay, at the Ulster Bank) – Sligo Markievicz Road
14:00 dep – 16:55 arr (2:55 dur)
18:30 dep – 21:25 arr (2:55 dur)

Sunday: Sligo Markievicz Road (opposite Mollys Diner) – Georges Quay
18:40 dep – 21:40 arr (3:00 dur)

Cost €20 at the time of writing;
See the www.thebus.ie for more info. Also picks up/drops off at Hueston, DCU and UCD

Step 2: Get to the site.

The site is about ten minutes drive from the station (the bus and train station are at the same location).

If there’s a large group of you arriving together, contact the event team in advance at academy@iga.ie in advance, and we’ll arrange or recommend a local minibus/7 seater taxi for you.

There’s a taxi rank at the station and the local taxis all know the site, but taxi numbers will be provided closer to the event also. Taxi fare is usually about €12, not including the €1 per extra person.

Pickup runs may be available; more details closer to the event.

Google Maps directions from Sligo train station.

Driving Directions 

If approaching from Dublin or Sligo/Donegal on the motorway M4 take the exit up to the Carraroe Roundabout, take the appropriate exit from it signposted “Lough Gill / Dromahair” and travel one kilometre. There is the gable of an old school house almost in the centre of the road and a sign to the left “Tobernalt/Holy Well) Take this left sign. You are now on Holy Well Lane. Count down the houses/entrances on the right side. Broc House is the eighth entrance, with “race-course” fencing. GO INTO FIRST GEAR! and drive 500 metres up the gravel lane. There is ample parking and turning for cars and bus’s at the house.

Google Maps directions from Dublin

Driving Directions courtesy Yeats Experience Sligo