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

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Expect a few elbows in the ribs, but it won’t be too bad.

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

458
154

Irish Life Centre

349

Southside Car Park Availability

Thomas St.

231

Christ Church

212

Setanta Place

225

Dawson St.

370

Trinity

293
80

Stephen's Green

1158

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

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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

16
24

Benson Street

2
38

Blackhall Place

30

Blessington Street

16
4

Bolton Street

7
13

Brookfield Road

27

Cathal Brugha Street

9
11

Charlemont Street

20
20

Chatham Street

29

Christchurch Place

20

City Quay

30

Clonmel Street

6
27

Collins Barracks Museum

38

Convention Centre

1
39

Custom House

3
27

Custom House Quay

30

Dame Street

16

Denmark Street Great

20

Deverell Place

28
2

Earlsfort Terrace

1
29

Eccles Street

18
2

Eccles Street East

26
1

Emmet Road

40

Exchequer Street

24

Excise Walk

6
34

Fenian Street

35

Fitzwilliam Square East

5
35

Fitzwilliam Square West

30

Fownes Street Upper

30

Francis Street

21
9

Frederick Street South

30

Georges Quay

20

Golden Lane

20

Grand Canal Dock

1
39

Grantham Street

2
28

Grattan Street

23

Greek Street

9
11

Guild Street

2
38

Hanover Quay

1
39

Harcourt Terrace

5
15

Hardwicke Place

25

Hardwicke Street

9
7

Hatch Street

36

Herbert Place

2
28

Herbert Street

1
39

Heuston Bridge (North)

40

Heuston Bridge (South)

25

Heuston Station (Car Park)

40

Heuston Station (Central)

40

High Street

2
27

James Street

40

James Street East

1
29

Jervis Street

1
20

John Street West

19
12

Kevin Street

1
39

Kilmainham Gaol

40

Kilmainham Lane

30

King Street North

30

Leinster Street South

30

Lime Street

40

Market Street South

38

Mater Hospital

40

Merrion Square East

30

Merrion Square West

20

Molesworth Street

20

Mount Brown

22

Mount Street Lower

2
38

Mountjoy Square West

30

New Central Bank

15
25

Newman House

40

North Circular Road

30

Oliver Bond Street

27
3

Ormond Quay Upper

3
26

Parkgate Street

38

Parnell Square North

2
18

Parnell Street

3
17

Pearse Street

30

Portobello Harbour

30

Portobello Road

27
3

Princes Street / O'Connell Street

1
22

Rothe Abbey

35

Royal Hospital

40

Sandwith Street

1
39

Sir Patrick's Dun

1
39

Smithfield

29
1

Smithfield North

29
1

South Dock Road

29
1

St James Hospital (Luas)

40

St. James Hospital (Central)

39
1

St. Stephen's Green East

40

St. Stephen's Green South

30

Strand Street Great

1
34

Talbot Street

33
7

The Point

20
20

Townsend Street

1
19

Upper Sherrard Street

30

Western Way

11
29

Wilton Terrace

7
13

Wolfe Tone Street

2
27

York Street East

32

York Street West

1
39

Legend:

Available bikes
Available 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.