RDS, Main Hall, Merrion Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4


Location Map

Getting There

Entry & Parking

 All conference delegates must enter the Concert Hall  from the Anglesea Road entrance AND NOT THE FRONT ENTRANCE
  1. Cars enter from Anglesea Road or Merrion Road.  The RDS parking charge is €6.00 per day
  2. On foot – from the Anglesea Road entrance.
  3. By Bike – from Anglesea Road, Cycle racks are available at the front of the building.


The RDS is serviced by bus routes numbers:
Merrion Road Stops: 27X, 4, 45, 4A, 5, 7, 7A, 8, 18
Anglesea Road Stops: 63, 84

There are also a large numbers of routes serviced through the Donnybrook Bus Garage stop which is located only 10 minutes walk from the RDS. Bus routes include: 10, 10A, 116, 118, 145, 25X, 37X, 39B, 39X, 46A/B/C/E/X, 47, 66X, 67X, 70B, 746, 7B, 7D, 84X.

Visit dublinbus.ie for more information on local Dublin Bus routes.


The closest DART (local Dublin Rail) station (approx. 5 minute walk) to the RDS is Sandymount.

The DART connects to all InterCity and National Rail routes.

Visit dart.ie or for more information.