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This year’s Cyber Threat Summit will be held at the
Helix Conference and Exhibition Centre in Dublin.

The entire venue which is based in the campus ground of the DCU (Dublin City University) will be dedicated to deliver Europe’s most prestigious cyber event.

Public Transport

DCU is serviced by the following buses which stop outside the University at the Ballymun Road and Collins Ave entrances, or near to the university with stops on the Swords Road and Glasnevin Avenue.


DCU is serviced by the following routes: 4,9, 13, 105, 11, 116, 46X, 58X, 77B:


  • Number 105 operates from Malahide and leaves DCU at 15.40 and 17.20 during term time.
  • Numbers 11 service the city centre and Kilmacud from Wadelai Park and stops in O'Connell Street.
  • Number 116 services DCU to Ballinteer and Clonskea.
  • Numbers 46X and 58X (zone 2) run from Leeson Street Lower to Dublin Airport.
  • Number 77X runs from Jobstown to DCU, however there is no departure from DCU.

Bus Eireann

Bus Eireann recently launched the new service from Navan – Ratoath – Dunshaughlin – Dublin Airport – DCU.


Details on the new 109A bus route are available from the Bus Eireann website.


  • 100X – Dundalk, Drogheda, Dublin via the Swords Road
  • 101 – Drogheda, Balbriggan, Dublin via the Swords Road

DART

The terminus of the 17A bus is at Howth Junction Dart Station. The 103 and 104 buses operate via Clontarf Dart Station.


Drumcondra Train Station

Maynooth Station to Drumcondra Station via Leixlip, Castleknock, Coolmine and Ashtown areas


From Drumcondra train station, you can take the following buses to DCU: 3, 11, 11A, 11B, 16, 16A, 33, 41, 41B, 41C

By Car


Heading Southbound on the M1

Proceed along the M1 until you come to the roundabout that intersects with the M50 (Junction 3). Proceed southbound along the M50 and take the Ballymun exit (Junction 4). Take the free-flow lane to the left and drive through Ballymun. Turn left at the Collins Avenue/Ballymun Road crossroads. DCU is located on Collins Avenue 500m on the right hand side.


M50 Northbound

Drive through the Westlink toll bridge and continue along the M50 until the Ballymun exit (Junction 4). At the traffic lights on the roundabout, take the third exit and drive through Ballymun. Follow the directions for DCU as outlined above.


From City Centre

Drive through the Westlink toll bridge and continue along the M50 until the Ballymun exit (Junction 4). At the traffic lights on the roundabout, take the third exit and drive through Ballymun. Follow the directions for DCU as outlined above.

Car Parking

There are four main car parking facilities (CP1 - 4 as shown in the map below) available on the DCU campus for staff, students and visitors to the University.


These car parks provide just under 1400 spaces for in excess of 14,000 campus users.
In addition there are some designated car parking facilities for the DCU Sports Complex, DCU Residences and overflow/bus parking.
The management of the car parking facilities is designed to facilitate the maximum number of DCU staff and students who need to commute on a daily basis to DCU. Parking is allowed in car parks only. No Overnight Parking is permitted without prior authorisation. Clamping is in operation throughout the campus.