61st Irish Universities Chemistry Colloquium at DIT

Location and Accomodation

The colloquium is being held at DIT Aungier St., which is located on Aungier St, less than 5 minutes from St. Stephen's Green. The location is well served by bus (16, 16A, 19, 19A, 83, 122 all stop outside front entrance) and Luas (Green Line - St. Stephen's Green Stop). The nearest DART station is Pearse St. A Google Map is available here.

To travel from Heuston Station, it is easiest to take a 90 bus from Heuston station to city centre (which runs along the quays and crosses O'Connell St), and one of the above bus routes from O'Connell St/D'Olier St) to Aungier St. Alternatively, the college is about 10 minutes walk from College Green in city centre and about 40 minutes walk from Heuston Station.

There is no parking available on campus, and nearby on-street parking is metered, with clamping in operation. Parking is available on streets including Bishop's Street, Golden Lane, New Bride St and Heytsbury St. St. Stephen's Green Shopping Centre and Drury St car-parks are approximately 5 - 10 minutes walk away.

The Institute has no accomodation available, and attendees are advised to consider the acomodation well in advance of the colloquium. Nearby hotels include Camden Court on Camden St., Russell Court Hotel on Harcourt St., Jury's Inn at Christchurch and the Mercer Hotel off Stephen's Green (York St). The website for Dublin Tourism is here. Some additional accomodation links are available here.  Neither the Institute nor Colloquium organisers endorse any of these locations and they are provided here for information only.