Getting to UCD by Bus

UCD is well served by public transport. Bus stops are located at the rear of the Sports Centre and the main terminus next to the Sutherland Building. Stops are also located just outside campus gates at Roebuck Road, Clonskeagh Road, Fosters Avenue and the N11 (main entrance). Use the TFI Journey Planner and Real Time information to get the best possible routes.

Bus Commuting Map

Check all the bus stops in the University. Get directions and check the realtime information.

Bus Connects - Transforming City Services

Bus Connects aims to redesign the network of bus routes to provide a more efficient network, connecting more places and carrying more passengers. It is currently at the public consultation stage. Click the links below to find out more and how you can contribute.

Find out what it means to you

Click the button below to use the Bus Connects interactive map to view proposed routes and view areas you will be able to reach under the proposals.

Travel & Save with Public Transport

Staff can purchase annual tickets and save up to 52% on their commuting costs using the UCD Travel Pass Scheme. Students can purchase Student Leap Cards and avail of reduced fares and selected discounts on food, entertainment, fashion and lifestyle.

Private Operator Routes

OperatorRoute NoRoute DetailsDaily In/OutAdditional Information
Matthews910Bettystown-Laytown-UCD1/1Routes and timetables
Matthews904/901Dundalk-Drogheda-UCD1/1Routes and timetables
McConnons181Clones-Monaghan-Ardee-Slane-UCD2/1Route and timetable
Ashbourne Connect194Ratoath-Ashbourne-UCD2/2Route and timetable
Sillan179Shercock-Navan-Dunshaughlin-UCD6/6Route and timetable
TheBus.ie823Sligo-Longford-Mullingar-UCDWeekends OnlyRoutes and timetable
Kearns845Birr-Tullamore-Enfield-UCD1/1Route and timetable
Silver DawnUCD01Portarlington-Kildare-Newbridge-UCD1/1Route and timetable
Martleys824Mountmellick-Portlaoise-UCD1/1Route and timetable
St. Kevins Bus181Glendalough-Roundwood-UCD2/2Route and timetable
Wexfordbus740Dublin Airport - UCD - Wexford8/8Route and timetable
Fingal Express533Skerries-UCD1/1Route and timetable
We endeavour to keep this list up to date with relevant information. However, operators may change routes and timetables without prior warning and that may take sometime to be reflected on this list. If you spot any information that you feel is not accurate please use contact us and let us know, so we can correct it.

Getting to UCD

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