You can get to Maynooth on bus and train, we are just off the M4 motorway (only 25km from Dublin).Have a look at the map for directions after you get to Maynooth, you're looking for the Hume Building on the North Campus.
Maynooth lies on Arrow railway line which serves three city centre stations (Pearse Station, Tara St. and Connolly Station) as well as nine other suburban stations (Drumcondra, Broombridge, Ashtown, Phoneix Park, Castleknock, Coolmine, Clonsilla, Leixlip Confey and Leixlip Louisa Bridge). It's about a 40 minute journey from Connolly and will set you back €3.00 one way (€5.30 return). A timetable is available from the Iarnród Éireann website.
Maynooth is also on the Intercity Sligo/Longford line, for more information visit the Iarnród Éireann website.
Two main bus routes serve the campus from Dublin city, 66 and 67A. Visit the Dublin Bus website and enter the route number to get the full timetable. A one way journey is €2 from Dublin city. There is also range of other services from all parts of the country, see the Bus Éireann for details.
Getting here by car
To get directions to Maynooth from all parts of the country, you can use the AA Route Finder website. The last direction given on the AA website is "Turn left onto Main Street - R148". There are brown signs giving directions to the North Campus as follows:
After turning left at the T-junction in the centre of Maynooth, turn right at the next traffic lights.
Continue up to the next set of traffic lights (at the corner of the Manor Mills shopping centre) and turn left heading toward Kilcock.
The entrance to the North Campus is immediately after the footbridge on the right. Parking is free and unrestricted.
On-campus accommodation is available for parents and students attending University Day. There is a range of options to choose from, our comfortable college rooms to our elegant suites on the south campus. Please visit www.maynoothcampus.com for more details. Otherwise please phone 01 708 6400 and mention to the receptionist that it's for Open Day.