Try shopping from 9am-12pm and 7pm-9pm for quieter times.

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BEST SHOPPING DATES

Miracle on Grafton street as Tiny Tim can walk easily through the crowd.

Gimme another line like this one

Be there the split-second those shutters go up
with this handy list of opening times.

Shopping Centre Hours Open
Arnotts 08:00 - 20:00
Jervis 09:00 - 20:00
George's St Arcade 09:00 - 20:00
CHQ Xmas Market 11:00 - 16:00
Brown Thomas 09:00 - 21:00
Stephen's Green 08:30 - 20:00
Dundrum 08:00 - 22:00

Foil those pesky clampers by ensuring that there is a nice spacious, legit spot waiting for you before you head in.

Overall Car Park
Availability

Northside Car Park
Availability

Southside Car Park
Availability

Northside Car Park Availability

Parnell Centre

113
387

Ilac Shopping Centre

629
371

Jervis Shopping Centre

522
488

Arnotts

279
71

Clerys

208
404

Irish Life Centre

349

Southside Car Park Availability

Thomas St.

159
72

Christ Church

30
182

Setanta Place

25
200

Dawson St.

114
256

Trinity

141
232

Stephen's Green

494
633

Drury St

269
196

Brown Thomas

223
157

Legend:

Available car park spaces
Occupied car park spaces

The average free-flow journey times for the M50 are 23 minutes Southbound, and 24 minutes Northbound.

If you are planning on nipping into town using the good old M50, the current journey times are:

Northbound

25

MINS

Southbound

26

MINS

Pretend that you are the Overlord Of The Highways by taking a gander at all the roads leading into Dublin. This is more entertaining than most reality TV shows.

M1 / Balbriggan

M50 / Ballinteer

M50 / Edmondstown

M50 / Firhouse

View all traffic cams

M50 / Tallaght

M50 / Greenhills Park

M50 / Ballymount

M50 / Red Cow

M50 / Red Cow Slip

Naas road / Newlands cross

M50 / Lucan

M50 / Blanchardstown Roundabout

M50 / South of Finglas Roundabout

M50 / Ballymun

M50 / Coolock Lane / Port Tunnel

M1 / M50

N32 / Malahide Rd

M1 / Airport

M1 / Drynam

M1 / Malahide Estuary

M1 / Lissenhall

Dame St from Civic Offices

John's Road / SCR

John's Road West

Pearse Street

Samuel Beckett Bridge

Sir John Rogersons Quay

Harolds Cross Bridge

Longmile Rd

N11 / Fosters

N11 / MtMerrion

N11 / TreesRd

N11 / Kilmacud Rd

N11 at Newtownpark Ave

N11 / Kill Lane

N11 / Clonkeen

N11 / Johnstown

N11 / Wyattville

Cabra Rd

The Quays from Liberty Hall

North Quays from Civic Offices

O'Connell Bridge

North Wall Quay

Dublin Port Tunnel Toll Plaza

Guild Street / Mayor Street

Guild Street / Seville Place

Drumcondra Road

North Strand Rd

Constitution Hill

Keep an eye on all the latest updates so you don’t end up getting stuck waiting at your stop for ages engaging in awkward small talk with a complete randomer.

Out fox all those lazy drivers by cycling in. The downside is it might be a bit harder to get all your swag home.

Find availability for all stations

Bikes availability per station

Avondale Road

39

Barrow Street

19
9

Benson Street

Blackhall Place

4
25

Blessington Street

20

Bolton Street

4
16

Brookfield Road

30

Cathal Brugha Street

4
16

Charlemont Street

40

Charleville Road

40

Christchurch Place

7
13

City Quay

19
11

Clarendon Row

31

Clonmel Street

9
24

Collins Barracks Museum

8
30

Convention Centre

30
10

Custom House

10
20

Custom House Quay

29
1

Dame Street

15
1

Denmark Street Great

6
14

Deverell Place

1
29

Earlsfort Terrace

24
6

Eccles Street

20

Eccles Street East

15
12

Emmet Road

2
38

Exchequer Street

23
1

Excise Walk

38
1

Fenian Street

23
12

Fitzwilliam Square East

34
6

Fitzwilliam Square West

20
10

Fownes Street Upper

30

Francis Street

30

Frederick Street South

26
14

George's Lane

40

Georges Quay

20

Golden Lane

3
17

Grand Canal Dock

35
5

Grangegorman Lower (Central)

4
36

Grangegorman Lower (North)

36

Grangegorman Lower (South)

40

Grantham Street

30

Grattan Street

16
7

Greek Street

11
9

Guild Street

28
11

Hanover Quay

36
4

Harcourt Terrace

4
16

Hardwicke Place

15
10

Hardwicke Street

16

Hatch Street

34
2

Herbert Place

27
2

Herbert Street

40

Heuston Bridge (North)

19
21

Heuston Bridge (South)

7
18

Heuston Station (Car Park)

29
11

Heuston Station (Central)

2
38

High Street

2
27

James Street

6
34

Jervis Street

17
4

John Street West

2
29

Kevin Street

1
39

Kilmainham Gaol

1
39

Kilmainham Lane

30

King Street North

30

Leinster Street South

30

Lime Street

36
4

Market Street South

38

Mater Hospital

13
27

Merrion Square East

25
5

Merrion Square West

20

Molesworth Street

19
1

Mount Brown

2
20

Mount Street Lower

36
4

Mountjoy Square East

2
38

Mountjoy Square West

29

New Central Bank

14
26

Newman House

30
10

North Circular Road

30

North Circular Road (O'Connell's)

3
27

Oliver Bond Street

13
17

Ormond Quay Upper

6
23

Parkgate Street

3
35

Parnell Square North

3
17

Parnell Street

4
16

Pearse Street

24
6

Phibsborough Road

6
34

Portobello Harbour

14
16

Portobello Road

13
17

Princes Street / O'Connell Street

23

Rathdown Road

40

Rothe Abbey

35

Royal Hospital

1
39

Sandwith Street

27
13

Sir Patrick's Dun

9
31

Smithfield

6
24

Smithfield North

30

South Dock Road

17
13

St James Hospital (Luas)

40

St. James Hospital (Central)

16
24

St. Stephen's Green East

39
1

St. Stephen's Green South

9
21

Strand Street Great

9
16

Talbot Street

6
33

The Point

31
9

Townsend Street

6
14

Upper Sherrard Street

3
27

Western Way

40

Wilton Terrace

13
7

Wolfe Tone Street

2
27

York Street East

11
21

York Street West

4
36

Legend:

Available Dublin Bikes
Available bike stands

Like everyone else, bikes love to get locked at Christmas.
Fasten yours to one of these official bike stands.

The data used in this project is all Open Data, which is available online in multiple formats. In the Company of Huskies would like to thank Dublin City Council, Dublin City BID, Dublinked.ie and Transport Infrastructure Ireland for providing all of this data and for releasing it as Open Data.

Dublin Historic Footfall – from Dublin City BID, via the datasets on dublinked.ie
Car Park Availability – from Dublin City Council, via their datasets on dublinked.ie.
M50 Journey times – From Transport Infrastructure Ireland, via their datasets on data.gov.ie.
Traffic Cams – from Dublin City Council.
Dublin Bikes Availability – from Dublin City Council, via their datasets on dublinked.ie.