Good news for DCU students as Dublin Bus announces three new routes

New services will connect Glasnevin campus to Baldoyle, Portmarnock and Dunboyne


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Dublin Bus has announced the  introduction of three new routes to and from Dublin City University (DCU).

Route 31d will provide a morning and evening service between Baldoyle and DCU, serving Strand Road, Dublin Road, Howth Road and Collins Avenue.

The bus will depart from Baldoyle at 07.45am (arriving at DCU at 08.35am) and leave DCU at 5.15pm.

Route 42d will connect Portmarnock to the Glasnevin campus twice a day, serving Strand Road, Wendell Avenue, Blackwood Lane, The Hill, Malahide Village, Yellow Walls Road, Swords Road, Holywell, M1 and M50, Ballymun Road and Collins Avenue.

It will leave Portmarnock at 07.30am (getting to DCU at 08.40am) and depart from DCU at 5.10pm.

A morning and evening service will also link Dunboyne to DCU, serving Clonee, Blanchardstown Village, Castleknock Road, Navan Road, Nephin Road, Ratoath Road, Ballyboggan Road, Finglas Road, Old Finglas Road, Griffith Avenue Extension and Ballymun Road.

The 70d bus will depart from Dunboyne at 07.15am (arriving at the campus at 08.30am) and leave DCU at 5.05pm.

The new services will begin on Monday, October 17th.