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General Contact Details

For general information and enquiries about ICHEC, please use the contact details below. Contact details for individual members of ICHEC staff can be found in the People section.

Galway Office Dublin Office - HPC Hub
Contact: Niall Wilson J-C Desplat
Tel: +353 1 524 1608 (ext 62) +353 1 524 1608 (ext 21)
Fax:   +353 1 7645845
Address: ICHEC
IT302, IT Building
NUI Galway
Galway City
H91 TK33
7th Floor
Tower Building
Trinity Technology & Enterprise Campus
Grand Canal Quay
Dublin 2
D02 HP83

Maps & Directions for Dublin Office - HPC Hub

  • Airport: a number of different alternatives exist. The easiest path is a combination of bus and train:
    1. Take Airlink's 747 bus (30 min) to Busaras Station (last stop - 6-7€).
    2. Connolly Train Station is at the back of the bus station: take a ticket to Grand Canal Dock station. Look for platforms towards Bray or Greystones. The train takes 5 minutes. (2 €)
    3. Follow the map instructions to get to our offices. It is a five minutes walk.
  • Bus: Dublin Bus routes numbers stopping in front of our offices are: 3, 56A, 77, 77A and 50. Ask the driver to stop near the junction of Pearse Street with Grand Canal Quay.
  • Train: DART station 'Grand Canal Dock' is 5 minute walk from the Hub.
  • Cab/Taxi: National Radio Cabs offer a good service: +353 (0)1 677 2222. Note: Coming from Dublin airport, you may ask the driver to take the port tunnel for a quicker route. However, a toll charge of between €3 to €12 can be added to your taxi fare (higher toll applies during peak commuter times). Please check the Dublin Port tunnel website for details. Should you wish to avoid paying tunnel fees, ask the taxi driver to avoid taking the port tunnel.
  • Car Parking: Free parking available on site. Please note that it is necessary to contact ICHEC in advance.

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Maps & Directions for Galway Office

  • The Galway office is located on the NUI Galway campus and is about a 10 minute walk from the city centre and bus and rail connections.
  • The offices can be found in rooms 301 & 302 in the Information Technology building, which is to the rear of the campus adjacent to the river Corrib.
  • Click here for a detailed map of the campus.

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