Getting Here

By Car

The Royal Hospital Donnybrook is easily accessible by car from the south side of the city by driving along the N11 (Stillorgan dual carriageway) through Donnybrook village (R138 – Donnybrook Road/Morehampton Road) and taking a left turn onto Bloomfield Avenue at the traffic lights just after the Hampton Hotel.  The hospital is at the top of this avenue.

From the northside of the city or the city centre, travel along the R138 (Leeson Street Upper onto Morehampton Road) and take a right turn at the traffic lights onto Bloomfield Avenue.


On-site parking is available free of charge.  A token system operates to exit the car park.  Tokens are available from Reception.


The closest Luas stop to the hospital is Ranelagh Luas stop. From the stop it is about a 15 minute walk to the hospital via Appian Way

By Bus

The following bus routes pass the hospital on a regular basis:

39A To/From:  Ongar / UCD Belfield
46A To/From:  Dun Laoghaire / Phoenix Park



To/From:  Bray-Ballywaltrim / Heuston Railway Station

To/From:  Bray Rail Station -IKEA

The following bus routes pass the hospital during the morning and evening rush hours only

7B To/From: Shankill / Mountjoy Square
7D To/From: Dalkey / Mountjoy Square
25X To/From:  Lucan / UCD Belfield
41X To/From:  Swords-Knocksedan/ UCD Belfield
46E To/From:  Blackrock Railway Station / Mountjoy Square
51X To/From:  Dunawley / UCD Belfield
66X To/From:  Maynooth / UCD Belfield
67X To/From:  Celbridge (Salesian College) / UCD Belfield
77X To/From:  City West / UCD Belfield
116 To/From:  Whitechurch / Parnell Square

For bus timetables, go to the Dublin Bus website