Our address is: 42 North Great Georges St, Dublin 1

MEC Hostel has the ideal Dublin central location that our guests require. We are only 5 minutes walk from O’Connell street, Dublins main street, with its historical sites of interest including the GPO, and the Parnell monument.

Dublin’s nightlife district (Temple Bar) is across the bridge at the end of O’Connell street only 15 minutes walk from the hostel with lots of cafes, pubs and clubs to choose from.


The Aircoach service takes you from the airport arrival lane direct to O’Connell St. for 7 EUR or 12 EUR return. (Approx 30 minutes)

From the Dun Laoghaire ferry port you should take the DART train to Connolly Station and walk from there to O’Connell St. (10 minutes walk)

The bus station is 10 minutes walk from O’Connell St. On O’Connell St. proceed away from the spire toward the Parnell monument at the top of the street.

At the Parnell monument turn right onto Parnell St. and go on a further 100 metres, then take a left opposite the post office onto North Great Georges St.

We are located half way up the street on the right hand side.

Parking information:

There is no free street parking in Dublin city centre (with limited exceptions). The closest parking garage to the hostel is Q-Park Clerys located a 5 minute walk from the hostel. You can book a space in this garage at a cheaper rate if you book online using this link.

Click here for Aircoach airport bus homepage.

Click here for Airlink airport bus homepage.

Click here for Dublin Bus homepage.

Click here for Irish Rail homepage.

Click here for Irish national bus operator Bus Eireann homepage.