Travel to the event

The CoderDojo Coolest Projects takes place in the RDS, Dublin on Saturday 17th June 2017. The address of the venue is:

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View on google maps here.

Click here to download the full RDS public access guide.

Getting there:

By Car

Drive to the address listed above. Quick Google maps link here.

Directions from Dublin City:

Outside Trinity College, take Nassau Street (N11) for about 150 metres then turn right following the signposts for the R118. Follow the R118 (also known as Mount Street which becomes Merrion Road) for approximately 2km. The RDS Main Complex will be situated on the right hand side.

Where do I Park?

Parking is available on the day in the Simmons Court Parking area. To go to the Simmonscourt Complex continue along the Merrion Road and turn right into Simmonscourt Road. The RDS Simmonscourt Complex is situated on the left hand side after the two office buildings.

You can find this on the map here.

By Bus

From DCU:

Get the number 4 bus from the Ballymun Road entrance at DCU, full list of stops below. 

Direction: From Harristown -> Monkstown Avenue.

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From Dublin City:

The RDS is serviced by bus routes number 4,7,8 and 18 (Directly)  which stop outside the Main Hall Entrance to the RDS on the Merrion Road. These bus services can be availed of on Nassau Street outside Trinity College. Routes numbers 46a,145 (Walking Distance).

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From the airport:

The Airlink is an express service (fewer stops) that goes from the airport to Dublin’s main bus station Busaras, then to O’Connell Street in the city centre and finally to Heuston, one of Dublin’s main train stations. 747 buses are frequent, departing every 15 or 20 minutes, from 5am to 11.30pm

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National Bus routes:

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By Rail


Dublin DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transport) service also operates from the City Centre to Ballsbridge.  Travel southbound to Lansdowne or Sandymount stations.

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National rail:

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Please note: Passengers please be advised that as of Saturday 21st May Luas Red Line stops from Abbey Street to The Point will be closed until the end of July in order to facilitate Luas Cross City works. During this temporary closure a replacement bus service is running from Bachelors Walk (near Jervis stop) to Crampton Quay (near The Point). Luas customers do not need a ticket for the replacement bus service. Please see  for information.

Green line service operating normally.

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