Transport Links | Dunboyne College of Further Education

Transport Links

Transport Options

This map shows how far our public and private transport links go. Use the buttons below to find out about what operators serve the college and what the best route and options are.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

Learn about the various public transport options available to our students. Dunboyne is served by Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Go-Ahead and Iarnród Éireann.

PRIVATE TRANSPORT

Learn about the private operators who provide transport services to our students. A number of companies serve bespoke routes for the surrounding area.

STUDENT PARKING

Driving? We also have a dedicated student car park for those who will be looking to drive to the campus.

Public Transport Services

*Please note, some services may be affected due to COVID-19 restrictions. Always check with operator’s official website for more information.

Dublin City Centre ↔ Dunboyne

Dublin Bus 70 – Burlington Road ↔ Dunboyne

Burlington Rd. / O’Connell Bridge / Stoneybatter / Navan Rd. Garda Station / Ashtown / Littlepace / Dunboyne

The webpage for the route has been provided below.

Blanchardstown Shopping Centre ↔ Dunboyne

Route 270 – Blanchardstown Shopping Centre ↔ Dunboyne

Blanchardstown Centre / Clonee / Dunboyne

Route 239 – Blanchardstown Shopping Centre ↔ Liffey Valley Shopping Centre

*Blanchardstown Centre / *Clonsilla Rail Station / Lucan Village / Liffey Valley Shopping Centre

Change at Clonsilla Train station for M3 Parkway train or change at Blanchardstown Shopping Centre for 70 or 270 to Dunboyne

More information can be found at the Go Ahead website.

Route 105

from Drogheda – Ashbourne – Ratoath – Blanchardstown

Dublin – M3 Parkway

From Dublin City Centre

Dublin Docklands / Drumcondra / Broombridge / Ashtown / Navan Road Parkway / Castleknock / Coolmine / Clonsilla / Hansfield / Dunboyne

All trains servicing Clonsilla can be used to transfer to the Dunboyne (M3 Parkway) train. You will need to alight at Clonsilla and connect with M3 Parkway train.

From Maynooth, Kilcock, Enfield

All eastbound trains servicing Clonsilla can be used. You will need to alight at Clonsilla and connect with M3 Parkway train.

More information can be found from the Irish Rail website.

Private Transport Services

Private operators provide transport services to students to and from the college. These services operate independently to the college during college term only and costings are arranged independently from the college.

The below routes will commence on Monday 21st September 2020 (week of classes) for the duration of the college academic year.

Please note that pricing of routes provided by private transport operators are arranged independent of the college, all queries should be directed to the operator.

Operators are making every effort to ensure the safety of students accessing private transport services. Check with the operator for guidelines.

Kilcock- Maynooth – Dunboyne
Celbridge – Leixlip – Maynooth – Dunboyne
Athboy – Trim – Dunboyne
Navan – Dunshaughlin – Dunboyne

Taxy

Contact Mark Nolan on 087 202 8896 or [email protected] for further information on the below bus services:

*Please note, times and departure points are subject to change, and upon request.

Route 1

Celbridge – DCFE

08:20 – Henry Gratton, Celbridge
09:00  Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM – Depart DCFE

Route 1 Pricing
€15 per day return

Route 2

Leixlip – DCFE

08:25 – Spar Glen Easton
08:25 – Opposite Leixlip GAA
09:00  Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM – Depart DCFE

Route 2 Pricing
€15 per day return

Route 3

Maynooth – DCFE

08:10 – Newtown Inn Bar
08:15 – Maynooth Boys School, Moyglare Road
08:15 – Bus Stop, Griffinrath Hall
09:00  Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM – Depart DCFE

Route 3 Pricing
€15 per day return

Route 4

Kilcock – DCFE

08:25  St Joseph’s School, Highfield Park
08:35 – Kilcloon Church
08:40 – Black Hall Cross
09:00 – Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM – Depart DCFE

Route 3 Pricing
€15 per day return

*Those travelling from Enfield, please make contact with operator for more information.

Trim Taxi

Contact Adrian Byrne on 086 271 2137 or [email protected] for further information on the below bus services:

Route 1

Longwood – Rathmolyon – Trim – Summerhill – DCFE

07:45 Longwood
07:55 Rathmolyon
08:05 – Trim
08:15 Summerhill
08: 25 Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM- Depart DCFE

Route 1 Pricing
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week –  Longwood €45 return
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week – Rathmolyon €45 return
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week – Trim €35 return
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week – Summerhill €35 return

Route 2

Athboy – Trim – DCFE

07:25Athboy
07:45 – Trim (Main Dublin Road – Kiltale – Batterstown)
08: 15 – Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM – Depart DCFE

Route 2 Pricing
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week – Athboy €45 return
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week – Trim €35 return

*Please note that departure and arrival times may vary slightly, check with operators.

McCaffrey Coaches

Contact McCaffrey Coaches on 087 419 3803 or [email protected] for further information on the below bus services:

Navan  Dunshaughlin – DCFE

08:00 – The Square, Fairgreen, Navan
08:10 – Bus Stop at Kilcarn, Johnstown, Navan
08:20  Bus Stop at Ross Cross, Tara
08:30 – Bus Eireann Stop, Near Bank of Ireland, Dunshaughlin
09:00 – Arrive DCFE
4:00 PM – Depart DCFE

Pricing
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week –  Navan 32 return
Minimum 3 Day Pass per week – Dunshaughlin 32 return

Only weekly tickets available.

*Please note, times and departure points are subject to change, and upon request.

Student Parking

Student parking is provided to the front of the 2468 building, just a couple of minutes walk from the main campus. The map below shows its location. Please note that this is the only area where student parking is permitted; we share Dunboyne Business Park with a number of companies and parking is tight.

If you have any questions, just touch base with Bob or Fergal.