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Directions

WELC is located just 10 minutes walk from the heart of Waterford City in the south east of Ireland.

From Dublin road / New Ross road / Limerick road

Approach the roundabout beside the train station to the bridge crossing into Waterford in the left hand lane and cross over the bridge, afterwards turning left onto the quays.

Head all the way along the quays, staying in the left hand lane all the way. Right at the end of the quays the road turns to the right (in front of the Tower hotel) and you take the left hand turn immediately after the hotel.

This is the Dunmore road. Follow this road, driving past the Peoples Park on the right hand side. At the top of the hill where the road turns to the left at the traffic lights turn right at Newtown School and then take the first turn left into Wilkin St. Then take the first right into Sweetbriar Park and WELC in located in the left hand corner.

From Cork

Follow the Cork road into the town, past WIT and Waterford Crystal, and straight through at the inner ring road roundabout. As you come near to the quays you need to look out for the Tower hotel.

Turn right just before the Tower hotel for the Dunmore Road. Follow this road, driving past the Peoples Park on the right hand side.

At the top of the hill where the road turns to the left at the traffic lights turn right at Newtown School and then take the first turn left into Wilkin St. Then take the first right into Sweetbriar Park and WELC in located in the left hand corner

Travel Suggestions

Road links

From Dublin direction: Either follow the N7 / N9 M7/M9 route from Dublin.

From Cork direction: Follow the N25 towards Rosslare
Bus links: Bus Eireann (buseireann.ie) and J.J. Kavanaghs (jjkavanagh.ie) provide regular national services to Waterford from Dublin and Cork, as well as other regional locations
Rail links:
There is a regular service from Dublin (Heuston Station) via Irish Rail (irishrail.ie). We recommend choosing one of the direct services as the journey via Limerick Junction is longer.
Air links:
Dublin Airport is approximately two and a half hours drive away (depending on traffic conditions). There are a number of direct bus connections from the Airport to Waterford (please see bus links above). There is no direct rail connection to Dublin Airport but there is a feeder bus which links to Heuston Station in Dublin .
Cork City Airport is approximately two hours drive away. There is a bus connection from Cork Airport to the central bus depot, from which you can get a bus to Waterford (please see Bus Eireann link above).
Waterford regional airport is 10-15 minutes taxi ride away and Flybe.com provide direct routes into Waterford from the U.K.


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