Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

Meet and greet

RCSI is pleased to offer all new students only, with our compliments, a welcome-on-arrival service, including transfer from Dublin Airport to your accommodation in Dublin.


If you are eligible and wish to avail of this service you must complete an on-line application and return it to our agents in Ireland (Travel Places). The request form is available at

Requests must be made at least seven days before your arrival otherwise the service may not be provided. For students who do not have internet access please contact the Student Services Office (+ 353 1 402 2294). Alternatively, there are excellent bus and taxi services from Dublin Airport. Fares for transport to to the City Centre range approximately from €20 (taxi) to €6 (bus). 

Students who have difficulty obtaining euro currency in their country of origin should buy sterling or dollars, which can be changed into euro at a bank or Bureau de Change on arrival in Dublin.