The conference will be held in the O’Brien Centre for Science in University College Dublin, located just four kilometres from the city centre. This modern campus, surrounded by attractive landscaped gardens, is an ideal location for this conference. The attractions of the city and main transport hubs are easily accessible with buses running constantly between the university and the city centre. Wireless internet is available throughout the conference space in UCD.
Visitors to the capital are encouraged to use the DART, (Dublin Area Rapid Transport), to enjoy stunning views of Dublin Bay and travel out of the city to the numerous fishing villages and towns that are dotted along the coastline. The city center DART stations are Connolly, Pearse and Tara.
Irish rail system is the best way to travel throughout Ireland and visit the country. Trains are usually comfortable and punctual by Irish standards. The rail network in Ireland is not very extensive, serving only the larger cities and most major towns. If you are thinking of travelling to the more remote scenic areas, you may have to use the local bus services to reach your destination.
Dublin now has its own state-of-the-art light rail system which services the city and its outskirts. This is a hassle-free way to travel to and from the city center.
Getting around Ireland has never been easier. For maximum choice and flexibility choose from Bus Eireann’s three different types of Tourist Travel Pass.
Dublin bus is the public bus service that takes passengers all over the city at a low fare. Or you can access all these public bus service routes throughout the city by using just one prepaid ticket called the ‘Freedom Ticket’.
Dublin city wide travel card
The Leap Visitor Card is the convenient public transport ticket for tourists and visitors to Dublin. It takes you anywhere you want to go in the city and suburbs for the following time periods; 24 hours, 3 days, 7 days.