Getting Here

Getting Here

By Bus

The campus is easily accessible by bus. The following Dublin Bus scheduled services stop at our entrances or nearby:

  • 54A from Eden Quay to Ellensborough/Kiltipper Way (stops at entrance)
  • 27 from Clare Hall to Jobstown (stops at entrance)
  • 65 from Hawkins St, to Blessington/Ballymore (stops at entrance)
  • 49 from Pearse St to Square Shopping Centre
  • 77A from Ringsend Rd to Citywest (nearest stop at the Square)
  • 75 from Dun Laoghaire to the Square (stops at entrance)
  • 56A from Ringsend Rd to the Square
  • 76 from Chapelizod to the Square
  • 76A from Blanchardstown Centre to the Square
  • (#175) links Citywest to UCD, but has a direct stop-off at the campus also

By Luas

The LUAS Red Line goes to Tallaght and to Saggart. Take the LUAS to Tallaght Terminus. To reach the campus (7-minute walk):

  • On arriving at the terminus in Tallaght, exit the Luas and proceed right, down the platform.
  • Follow the blue/purple line on the pavement from the LUAS to the campus.
  • Cross at the pedestrian lights (Belgard Square East) and proceed straight.
  • Cross at the pedestrian lights (Belgard Road, dual carriageway) and proceedstraight.
  • Proceed straight along the wide path and take the left entrance into the campus.
  • For an up-to-date timetable, go to https://luas.ie/tallaght.html

By bike

There is currently no Dublin bike facility around campus but you can take your own bike and park inside campus.

By car

There is free carparking available on campus. 

M50 Motorway: South

  • Take Exit 10 (Marked Ballymount/Belgard Rd)
  • Take right turn at top of ramp (heading for Belgard Road)
  • Follow R838 straight through 2 sets of lights (Luas tracks will be on the right hand side)
  • At the junction with Belgard Road (R113), take the left turn.
  • Travel straight along Belgard Road (through four sets of traffic lights)
  • Take the first exit at the roundabout

M50 Motorway: North

  • Take Exit 10 (Marked Ballymount/Belgard Rd)
  • Take left turn at top of ramp (heading for Belgard Road)\
  • Instructions as above for M50 South.

Route from Newlands Cross.

  • Travelling from Limerick\Cork\Waterford onto the Naas Road.
  • Turn right at Newlands Cross onto the Belgard Road (R113).
  • Travel straight along the Belgard Road for approxiamately 4km, passing through a number (7 app)of traffic light junctions until you come to a small roundabout.
  • Take the first exit at the roundabout 

Travel Apps

The Journey Planner App from Transport for Ireland provides journey planning, timetable and travel information from all licenced public transport providers across Ireland. Download the Real Time Ireland App, which integrates all real-time arrival information services from Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann, DART, Iarnród Éireann and Luas services.

For travel by bus, Luas, or DART, get a Leap Card for convenience and to save money. Remember, you can save even more if you use a Child Leap Card until you turn 19! You can download the Leap Card Top-Up App and instantly check your balance, top up your card.

All Irish taxis can be verified by using the TFI Drive Check app to make sure the taxi you are taking has been registered. The app also lets you email a friend with your trip details.

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