Galway Bus To Pope Francis

Visit of Pope Francis for the World Meeting of Families 2018.Bus from Galway to the Pope in the Dublin

Pope Francis will visit Ireland for the World Meeting of Families 2018 on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 August 2018. He will attend a number of public and private events during his visit. Galway Bus To Pope Francis – his full itinerary is available.
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Closing Mass for the World Meeting of Families, Phoenix Park, Dublin

Pope Francis will be the chief celebrant at the closing Mass for the World Meeting of Families in the Phoenix Park on Sunday at 3:00pm. The Mass will be at the site of the Papal Cross in the heart of the Phoenix Park. For those attending and those impacted by this event

Buses depart  from the Galway Catherdal at 08:00am and coach tickets must be purchased online.

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Saturday, 25 August 2018


8:15 Departure by plane from Rome/Fiumicino for Dublin
10:30 Arrival at Dublin International Airport
Official Welcome
10:45 Transfer to Áras an Uachtaráin
11:15 Arrival at the Presidential Residence
Welcome ceremony in front of the main entrance of the Residence
11:30 Courtesy visit to the President in the Presidential Residence
12:00 Transfer to Dublin Castle
12:10 Arrival at Dublin Castle
Meeting with Authorities, Civil Society and Diplomatic Corps
in Dublin Castle
15:30 Arrival at St Mary’s Pro-Cathedral
Visit to the Cathedral
16:15 Transfer to the Day Centre of the Capuchin Fathers
16:30 Private visit to the day centre for homeless families of the capuchin fathers
19:30 Arrival at Croke Park Stadium
19:45 Festival of Families in Croke Park Stadium

Sunday, 26 August 2018


8:40 Departure by plane for Knock
9:20 Arrival at the Airport in Knock
Immediate transfer to the Shrine
9:45 Arrival at Knock Shrine
Visit to the Chapel
of Knock Shrine
on the square in front of the Shrine
10:45 Transfer to the airport in Knock
11:10 Arrival at the airport in Knock
11:15 Departure by plane for Dublin
11:50 Arrival at Dublin International Airport
Lunch with the Papal Delegation
14:30 Arrival at Phoenix Park
15:00 Holy Mass in Phoenix Park
Meeting with the Bishops in the Convent of the Dominican Sisters
18:30 Arrival at Dublin International Airport
Farewell ceremony
18:45 Departure by plane for Roma/Ciampino
23:00 Arrival at the Airport of Roma/Ciampino

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