Westside / Rahoon neighbourhood map

Places-of-interest and bus-service information for the Westside / Rahoon area of Galway City.


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Map Key

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1Westside Sports / Community Centre
2Westside Enterprise / Resource Centre
3Westside Library
4Sacred Heart Church (Rahoon Parish, Westside Parish)
5Westside Shopping Centre:   Tenants include Dunnes stores supermarket, Galway West Medical Centre, Boyle Sports, McDonalds, 
6West City Retail Park - tenants include Aldi, Seamus Quirke Road An Post / Post Office, Vincents Charity Shop, Foodland
7Rahoon Cemetery (Mt St Joseph Cemetery)
8UCHG back entrance - Symptomatic Breast Centre
9Ballard House
10Westside Enterprise Park
11Fiontarlann Enterprise Centre Tenants include: LĂ­onra - The Regional Higher Education Network
12Corrach Bui Community Centre
13Westside pitches / playing fields. Users include St Michael's GAA club, Corrib Rangers football (soccer) club, an adventure playground and a running track.
14Westside Business Park - tenants include Captain's Choice, Style Kloset,

Public Transport Directions

Catch the 405 - Rahoon or the   404- Newcastle  or 411 - Knocknacarra or 412 - Knocknacarra express buses for this neighbourhood.

The 405 comes through Eyre Square from Ballybane, while the others start at Eyre Square.  Each one travels via Eglington St, across Salmon Weir bridge, past the Cathedral and university, up Newcastle Rd and turns LEFT into Seamus Quirke Rd. 

There are several stops in this road, for Westside shops / church / library / pitches.

For Rahoon Cemetery, stay on the bus while it goes past the shopping centres (left and right) and through the next traffic lights.  Get off after that, and the cemetery is along the main road on the right.

See also

City Bus Details - for route maps and timetables.

Neighbouring areas:
Knocknacarra  -  Shantalla  - University Newcastle / Dangan

Welcome to Westside - petrol station in the Westside Shopping Centre