Welcome to CHI at Tallaght

We will do our utmost to ensure that your visit to our new facility will be as pleasant and as comfortable as possible for you and your child.

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Directions to CHI at Tallaght

By car via the M50:

  • Travel south on the M50 and exit at junction 11. Follow the signs for Tallaght. You are now traveling on the N81. Continue straight on this road for approximately 1km through the roundabouts and traffic lights.
  • The landmarks that you pass on the right include the Plaza Hotel and the Square Shopping Centre, and on your left, a public park.
  • The right-hand turn for the Hospital is signposted shortly after you pass these landmarks. The Hospital is the second turn on your right. You will then see the Hospital entrance on your left. There is paid parking available.

By Luas

  • CHI at Tallaght is accessible using the red line on the Luas. CHI at Tallaght is adjacent to the second last stop on this line, aptly-named, "Hospital". For more information, please visit www.luas.ie

By Bus

  • For details of buses that serve Tallaght University Hospital contact Dublin Bus on (01) 8734 222 or log onto www.dublinbus.ie



There is a coffee shop located on the ground floor of CHI at Tallaght to the right of the Outpatient Department Entrance. Mon – Fri 8am to 6pm.

Child-Friendly Waiting Areas

We have child-sized furniture in all of our waiting areas to ensure a comfortable child friendly environment.

Changing and Breastfeeding Facilities

Changing and Breastfeeding Facilities are available within the building.

Shop (Main Tallaght Hospital)

This is located in the Main Reception area. Opening Hours: Mon to Fri 8am – 9pm. Sat 9am – 8pm. Sun 10am – 8pm

ATM (Main Tallaght Hospital)

There is an ATM located on the ground floor.

Restaurant (Main Tallaght Hospital)

Located on the ground floor.

Discipline of Paediatric Medicine

The Discipline of Paediatrics at the University of Dublin Trinity College is based in the Tallaght UniversityHospital. The hospital has a long history of expertise in the training of clinical professionals. It is the oldest paediatric teaching hospital in Ireland and the UK and has a long association with Trinity College, dating back to 1821. A major objective of The Hospital since its foundation is the training of medical and nursing students and it has a recognised tradition of excellence in paediatric teaching. Undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes are provided by the Discipline of Paediatrics and in addition extensive national and international research is conducted.

General Information

Social Media Moderation Guidelines

The following moderation guidelines relate to Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) at Tallaght University Hospital's official twitter account which can be found on @CHIatTallaght

CHI at Tallaght University Hospital reserves the right to hide or delete any comments or content deemed inappropriate. In some cases, dependent on frequency, scale or content posted, we reserve the right to ‘ban’ or ‘block’ users from posting to our social media accounts.

Inappropriate comments or content may include:

  • Abusive or hurtful comments
  • Comments that use inappropriate language or hate speech (based on colour, race, nationality, ethic or national origin, religion, or sexual orientation)
  • Inappropriate language includes: swearing, graphic descriptions of death or illness
  • Off-topic, redundant or repeated comments (this includes the promotion of activities not related to CHI at Crumlin)
  • Personal or organisational attacks, threats or defamatory comments
  • Naming individuals linked to legal or clinical enquiries
  • Inappropriate or graphic imagery
  • Comments or imagery that violates the privacy of our patients and their families or our staff
  • Content, comments or imagery that violates copyright or that may be confidential

All opinions (outside official hospital posts) that are expressed on CHI at Tallaght University Hospital’s social media accounts represent the thoughts of the individual commenters and not those of the hospital.

The information posted on our social media accounts should not be considered medical advice, nor is it intended to replace consultation with a qualified health professional. If you have questions about your health, please contact your GP.

All links to other websites found on our social media accounts are provided as a service to readers, but such linking does not constitute an endorsement of those sites by CHI at Tallaght University Hospital, and as such we are not responsible for the content of external websites.

By submitting content to any CHI at Tallaght University Hospital social media accounts (wall posts, comments, photos, links, etc.), you understand that this information is publicly available and that CHI at Tallaght University Hospital may use this information in internal and external publications and other communications. If you do not wish to have your information published, please do not post that information.

CHI at Connolly has an official process to deal with Complaints/Feedback/Suggestions here.

​Child Safeguarding Statement




Recording Devices

Electronic Document Management System

Additional Needs

No Smoking Campus

Pay My Bill

You can pay your CHI at Tallaght government fee using our online payment system here. There is no charge to attend our Outpatient Department. There is a €100 government levy to attend our Emergency Care Unit.