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

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BEST SHOPPING DATES

The place is swarming, but it could be much worse.

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 - 21:00
Jervis 08:00 - 21:00
George's St Arcade 09:00 - 20:00
CHQ Xmas Market 11:00 - 16:00
Brown Thomas 09:00 - 22:00
Stephen's Green 08:00 - 21:00
Dundrum 08:00 - 23:00

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

500

Ilac Shopping Centre

1000

Jervis Shopping Centre

1010

Arnotts

350

Clerys

320
292

Irish Life Centre

349

Southside Car Park Availability

Thomas St.

231

Christ Church

212

Setanta Place

73
152

Dawson St.

370

Trinity

274
99

Stephen's Green

1187

Drury St

465

Brown Thomas

380

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

N/A

MINS

Southbound

N/A

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

Barrow Street

23
17

Benson Street

40

Blackhall Place

21
9

Blessington Street

17
3

Bolton Street

1
19

Brookfield Road

18
12

Cathal Brugha Street

12
8

Charlemont Street

24
16

Chatham Street

19
10

Christchurch Place

1
19

City Quay

11
19

Clonmel Street

1
32

Collins Barracks Museum

26
12

Convention Centre

40

Custom House

8
22

Custom House Quay

3
27

Dame Street

10
6

Denmark Street Great

4
16

Deverell Place

28
2

Earlsfort Terrace

30

Eccles Street

18
2

Eccles Street East

7
20

Emmet Road

28
12

Exchequer Street

2
22

Excise Walk

37
3

Fenian Street

23
12

Fitzwilliam Square East

6
34

Fitzwilliam Square West

8
22

Fownes Street Upper

1
29

Francis Street

14
16

Frederick Street South

30

Georges Quay

6
14

Golden Lane

20

Grand Canal Dock

8
32

Grantham Street

10
20

Grattan Street

8
15

Greek Street

11
9

Guild Street

19
21

Hanover Quay

2
38

Harcourt Terrace

1
19

Hardwicke Place

16
9

Hardwicke Street

1
15

Hatch Street

36

Herbert Place

8
22

Herbert Street

11
29

Heuston Bridge (North)

40

Heuston Bridge (South)

23
2

Heuston Station (Car Park)

35
5

Heuston Station (Central)

29
11

High Street

18
11

James Street

39
1

James Street East

3
27

Jervis Street

1
20

John Street West

12
19

Kevin Street

5
35

Kilmainham Gaol

18
22

Kilmainham Lane

20
10

King Street North

26
4

Leinster Street South

6
24

Lime Street

3
37

Market Street South

36
2

Mater Hospital

38
2

Merrion Square East

8
22

Merrion Square West

3
17

Molesworth Street

1
19

Mount Brown

12
10

Mount Street Lower

12
28

Mountjoy Square West

21
9

New Central Bank

17
23

Newman House

10
30

North Circular Road

24
6

Oliver Bond Street

30

Ormond Quay Upper

29

Parkgate Street

26
12

Parnell Square North

13
7

Parnell Street

1
19

Pearse Street

11
19

Portobello Harbour

23
7

Portobello Road

25
5

Princes Street / O'Connell Street

17
6

Rothe Abbey

23
12

Royal Hospital

33
7

Sandwith Street

20
20

Sir Patrick's Dun

11
29

Smithfield

5
25

Smithfield North

16
14

South Dock Road

26
4

St James Hospital (Luas)

31
9

St. James Hospital (Central)

30
10

St. Stephen's Green East

5
35

St. Stephen's Green South

5
25

Strand Street Great

2
33

Talbot Street

32
8

The Point

5
35

Townsend Street

4
16

Upper Sherrard Street

30

Western Way

27
13

Wilton Terrace

20

Wolfe Tone Street

8
21

York Street East

6
26

York Street West

1
39

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.