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How to get to Dublin City University in Dublin by Bus, Light Rail or Train?

Directions to Dublin City University (Dublin) with public transportation

The following transit lines have routes that pass near Dublin City University

How to get to Dublin City University by Train?

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Bus stations near Dublin City University in Dublin

Station Name Distance
The Helix 3 min walk
Dcu Helix, Stop 7571 3 min walk
Dcu Helix, Stop 7571 3 min walk
Dcu Collins Avenue, Stop 1646 5 min walk
Whitehall (Dublin City), Dublin City University Dcu 5 min walk
Dcu Stop 135021 5 min walk
Dcu Collins Avenue, Stop 1644 5 min walk
Dcu, Stop 4680 7 min walk
Shanowen Avenue, Stop 225 10 min walk

Train stations near Dublin City University in Dublin

Station Name Distance
Drumcondra 43 min walk
Clontarf Road 57 min walk

Light Rail stations near Dublin City University in Dublin

Station Name Distance
Cabra 48 min walk

Bus lines to Dublin City University in Dublin

Line Name Direction
901-D The Helix
44 The Helix - Powerscourt National School
104 Clontarf Station, Stop 4794
220 Parslickstown Ave, Stop 1827
220A Dcu Helix, Stop 7571
220T Whitehall, Stop 212
842 Newcastle (Longford), Centre Parcs
109A Busáras - Trim (Lidl)
126 Newbridge, Stop 103921
126D Dcu Collins Avenue, Stop 1644
4 Harristown Bus Garage - Monkstown Avenue (Richmond Grove)
9 Charlestown Shopping Centre - Greenhills College
11 Blackthorn Road - Saint Pappin's Road
13 Harristown Bus Depot - Business Park Bus Terminus
155 Outside Train Station - St.Margaret's Road
1 Saint John's Church - Shanard Road (Shanard Avenue)

Questions & Answers

  • What are the closest stations to Dublin City University?

    The closest stations to Dublin City University are:

    • The Helix is 220 meters away, 3 min walk.
    • Dcu Helix, Stop 7571 is 220 meters away, 3 min walk.
    • Dcu Collins Avenue, Stop 1646 is 330 meters away, 5 min walk.
    • Whitehall (Dublin City), Dublin City University Dcu is 330 meters away, 5 min walk.
    • Dcu Stop 135021 is 355 meters away, 5 min walk.
    • Dcu Collins Avenue, Stop 1644 is 360 meters away, 5 min walk.
    • Dcu, Stop 4680 is 473 meters away, 7 min walk.
    • Shanowen Avenue, Stop 225 is 718 meters away, 10 min walk.
    • Drumcondra is 3312 meters away, 43 min walk.
    • Cabra is 3696 meters away, 48 min walk.
    • Clontarf Road is 4439 meters away, 57 min walk.
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  • Which Bus lines stop near Dublin City University?

    These Bus lines stop near Dublin City University: 11, 13, 155, 4, 44, 9.

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  • Which Train lines stop near Dublin City University?

    These Train lines stop near Dublin City University: SLIGO/LONGFORD SERVICE.

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  • How far is the bus stop from Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The nearest bus stop to Dublin City University in Dublin is a 3 min walk away.

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  • What’s the nearest bus stop to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The Helix, Dcu Helix, Stop 7571 and Dcu Helix, Stop 7571 are the nearest bus stops to Dublin City University in Dublin.

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  • What time is the first Light Rail to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The GREEN is the first Light Rail that goes to Dublin City University in Dublin. It stops nearby at 6:00 AM.

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  • What time is the last Light Rail to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The GREEN is the last Light Rail that goes to Dublin City University in Dublin. It stops nearby at 1:59 AM.

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  • What time is the first Train to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The MAYNOOTH SERVICE is the first Train that goes to Dublin City University in Dublin. It stops nearby at 6:35 AM.

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  • What time is the last Train to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The DART is the last Train that goes to Dublin City University in Dublin. It stops nearby at 1:16 AM.

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  • What time is the first Bus to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The 4 is the first Bus that goes to Dublin City University in Dublin. It stops nearby at 6:39 AM.

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  • What time is the last Bus to Dublin City University in Dublin?

    The 13 is the last Bus that goes to Dublin City University in Dublin. It stops nearby at 1:25 AM.

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Public Transportation to Dublin City University in Dublin

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Looking for the nearest stop or station to Dublin City University? Check out this list of stops closest to your destination: The Helix; Dcu Helix; Dcu Collins Avenue; Whitehall (Dublin City); Dcu Stop 135021; Dcu Collins Avenue; Dcu; Shanowen Avenue; Drumcondra; Cabra; Clontarf Road.

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Dublin City University, Dublin
Dublin City University, Dublin Dublin City University (abbreviated as DCU) (Irish: Ollscoil Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath) is a university based on the Northside of Dublin, Ireland. Created as the National Institute for Higher Education, Dublin in 1975, it enrolled its first students in 1980, and was elevated to university status (along with the NIHE Limerick, now the University of Limerick) in September 1989 by statute. In September 2016, DCU completed the process of incorporating four other Dublin-based educational institutions: the Church of Ireland College of Education, All Hallows College, Mater Dei Institute of Education and St Patrick's College.As of 2020, the university has 17,400 students and over 80,000 alumni. In addition the university has around 1,200 online distance education students studying through DCU Connected. There were 1,690 staff in 2019. Notable members of the academic staff include former Taoiseach, John Bruton and "thinking" Guru Edward De Bono. Bruton accepted a position as Adjunct Faculty Member in the School of Law and Government in early 2004 and De Bono accepted an adjunct Professorship in the university in mid-2005. The founding president of the institution was Dr Danny O'Hare, who retired in 1999 after 22 years' service. After a period of administration by an acting president, Professor Albert Pratt, Professor Ferdinand von Prondzynski was appointed and continued as president for a full ten-year term, which ended in July 2010. Professor Brian MacCraith was appointed next and was succeeded in 2020 by the current president, Professor Daire Keogh.
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