NodeConf EU has solidified its position as Europe’s leading Node.js event, setting the standard since its first legendary gathering at the Guinness Storehouse back in 2012. Over the years NodeConf EU has evolved into the must-attend conference for developers, architects, engineers, and thought leaders from over 30 countries across the globe. Our mission has always been to curate the highest qaulity talks, the most relevant workshops, and to maintain a relaxed and inviting atmosphere for people to meet and share ideas.



A luxurious five-star hotel in the medieval heart of Ireland, Kilkenny. Lyrath Estate is celebrated for its gorgeous grounds that are spread across 170 acres of Irish countryside, complete with picturesque lakes, historic gardens, and emerald woodlands. The historic 17th Century Estate House sits alongside its modern-day extension, demonstrating the triumphant marriage of old and new.

NodeConf EU has secured a best available room rate of €180pp per night for any guests attending the conference. Be sure to book early to secure your room(s)!Please book directly on the hotel websiteby searching for your chosen dates and entering the following promo code: node2023

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By Bus: Travelling to Kilkenny from Dublin Airport by bus takes just over two hours. The two main operators on this route are:

JJ Kavanagh: Operate the 717 bus which departs from the main coach park (Zone 12 & 14) every hour to two hours with fares starting from €20 one-way. To see timetables and book tickets visit theJJ Kavanagh website
Dublin Coach: Operate a Dublin to Cork service which travels via Kilkenny every two hours. This service departs from the main coach park (Zone 12 & 14) with a change at the Red Cow LUAS stop. Fares start from €15 one way.
To see timetables and book tickets visitDublin Coach website
By Taxi: There are a number of taxi operators that offer transfer services from Dublin Airport. Prices for a one-way trip to Kilkenny start from around €160 for a 4-seater. It is important to note these fares are only on specific taxi services that offer this route and not necessarily from the taxi rank outside the airport. These services must typically be pre-booked in advance. A quick google search will show you some taxi companies offering this service and their terms and conditions.

By Rail: There is a railway service from Dublin’s Heuston Station to Kilkenny’s MacDonagh Station every two hours. The journey takes just over two hours and fares start from €26 one-way. Heuston Station is located in Dublin City Centre and there are multiple buses travelling from Dublin Airport to the station leaving from outside the Arrivals lounge. For more information or to book tickets visit:Irish Rail website




“#NodeConfEU is coming to an end, it has been a very inspiring conference with lots of great content and attention to detail. Congratulations to the @NearForm team for putting an unforgettable event together and that is for having me sharing my love for @nodejs”

“The conference was so fun and informative!! Huge kudos to the organisers, speakers, and fellow attendees that made it great.”

“An absolutely amazing conference.I will come back next year”

“Everything was cool! Great for team building
and networking.