Directions from Galway From: To: Leave Galway city and follow the N84 to Headford. Keep straight ahead onto the R334 (signposted for Cong & Ballinrobe) but heading for Ballinrobe. Rejoin the N84 at Ballinrobe and follow the signs for Castlebar through the town centre. Once you reach the village of Partry (after Ballinrobe) turn left onto the R330 following the signs to Westport. Continue for 18 miles until you come to Westport (then follow the directions from the Ballinrobe Road R330 section on this page). This route is 49 miles and should take around 1.2 hours.