World Buiatrics Congress 2016 (WBC 2016) Contact WBC 2016
The World’s Premier Cattle Health Congress
July 3rd - 8th 2016 Dublin, Ireland

How to get to The CCD

The CCD is less than ten minutes from Dublin’s two mainline railway stations (Connolly and Heuston) which serve all the major towns and cities in Ireland.

Irish Rail is the state-owned company responsible for operating rail services in Ireland, providing rail links between Ireland’s main towns and cities. The Dart and The Luas are light rail networks which provide transport within the Dublin City and Suburban areas.

DART

The DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transit) is the rail line running along the coast of Dublin, from Malahide and Howth southwards as far as Greystones, Co Wicklow. You can connect to the regular train service for communities north of Dublin, right up to Belfast.  Pearse Street and Tara Street DART stations are both located about ten minutes walk from The CCD.

For more information please click here

LUAS

The Luas Red Line runs directly behind The CCD, conveniently linking to downtown Dublin and to Connolly and Heuston rail stations. As you can see from the map 

The closest stops to CCD are George’s Dock, Mayor Square and Spencer Dock. For more information please click here

By Plane:

The airport is conveniently located 10km north of Dublin city centre, with excellent roads links to The CCD, only 20 minutes away via the Port Tunnel, which brings visitors directly into the Spencer Dock area.  Bus and car hire services are also available at the airport for your journey to The CCD.

For more information please visit http://www.dublinairport.com/home.aspx 

By Sea:

Dublin Port is only ten minutes from The CCD, and has frequent ferry services to the UK and mainland Europe for both passengers and freight. Its close proximity and direct road links to The CCD make it the perfect location for bringing in goods for use on your event.

For more information please visit

www.irishferries.com
www.stenaline.co.uk 

www.norfolkine.com 
www.directferries.ie
www.aferry.co.uk/dublin-ferry-uk.htm

By Train:

The CCD is less than ten minutes from Dublin’s two mainline railway stations (Connolly and Heuston) which serve all the major towns and cities in Ireland.
Irish Rail is the state-owned company responsible for operating rail services in Ireland, providing rail links between Ireland’s main towns and cities. The Dart and The Luas are light rail networks which provide transport within the Dublin City and Suburban areas.

For more information please click here

By Car:

The CCD is easily accessible by road, given its city centre location and proximity to Ireland’s motorway network.  It is only minutes from the Dublin Port Tunnel with connections to the upgraded M50 motorway and Dublin Airport. It is also next to the new Samuel Beckett Bridge which spans the River Liffey, aiding access between the North and South of the city.

The CCD has its own underground car park, and there are 1,600 spaces nearby in local car parks, as well as considerable on street ‘pay and display’ parking on North Wall Quay and adjoining roads.

 

Traffic Information:

AA Roadwatch provides regular updates on traffic and weather conditions on major routes throughout Ireland.  You can also plan your journey with AA Routeplanner.

Brought to you by Dublin City Council, LiveDrive 103.2FM gives live traffic updates from around the city during peak drive time Monday to Friday (except bank holidays).  Tune in on weekdays mornings from 07.00 to 10.00 and weekday evenings from 16.00 to 19.00 hours.

From the airport to the Congress Venue

Aircoach and 747 Bus

If travelling to and from Dublin Airport to the CCD, the 747 and Aircoach bus transfer from the Airport brings you to BUSARAS (central bus station) which is 3 stops form Spencer Dock, the closest red Luas stop to CCD.

There is a taxi rank directly outside the Arrivals Hall in Dublin Airport. Taxis into the city centre can cost approximately €25.

For more information please visit www.aircoach.ie or http://www.dublinbus.ie/