Statistically, today, 1st December is the 4th best date in December to shop in Dublin.

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

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BEST SHOPPING DATES

Town is still fairly quiet, but be quick! A rush could happen any minute.

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 09:00 - 21:00
Jervis 09:00 - 21:00
George's St Arcade 09:00 - 20:30
CHQ Xmas Market Closed
Brown Thomas 09:00 - 22:00
Stephen's Green 09:00 - 21:00
Dundrum 09:00 - 21:00

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

486
14

Clerys

470
142

Southside Car Park Availability

Christ Church

194
18

Trinity

374

Stephen's Green

1157

Drury St

347
118

Brown Thomas

389

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

24

MINS

Southbound

25

MINS

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

10
28

Benson Street

5
35

Blackhall Place

16
14

Blessington Street

2
18

Bolton Street

20

Broadstone

4
26

Brookfield Road

15
15

Buckingham Street Lower

22
7

Cathal Brugha Street

9
11

Charlemont Street

29
11

Charleville Road

17
23

Christchurch Place

3
17

City Quay

8
22

Clonmel Street

3
30

Collins Barracks Museum

12
26

Convention Centre

7
33

Custom House

15
15

Custom House Quay

2
28

Dame Street

1
15

Denmark Street Great

15
5

Deverell Place

16
14

Earlsfort Terrace

6
24

Eccles Street

3
17

Eccles Street East

4
23

Emmet Road

22
18

Exchequer Street

24

Excise Walk

12
28

Fenian Street

14
21

Fitzwilliam Square East

16
24

Fitzwilliam Square West

19
11

Francis Street

23
7

Frederick Street South

2
38

George's Lane

17
23

Georges Quay

16
4

Golden Lane

20

Grand Canal Dock

25
15

Grangegorman Lower (Central)

40

Grangegorman Lower (North)

18
18

Grangegorman Lower (South)

4
36

Grantham Street

15
15

Grattan Street

5
18

Greek Street

19
1

Guild Street

28
12

Hanover Quay

22
18

Hanover Quay East

2
38

Harcourt Terrace

9
11

Hardwicke Place

6
19

Hardwicke Street

3
13

Hatch Street

18

Herbert Place

1
29

Herbert Street

11
29

Heuston Bridge (North)

24
16

Heuston Bridge (South)

25

Heuston Station (Car Park)

3
37

Heuston Station (Central)

4
36

High Street

10
19

James Street

9
31

Jervis Street

13
8

John Street West

7
24

Kevin Street

8
32

Killarney Street

24
6

Kilmainham Gaol

36
4

Kilmainham Lane

15
15

King Street North

13
17

Leinster Street South

6
24

Lime Street

6
34

Market Street South

18
20

Mater Hospital

17
23

Merrion Square East

30

Merrion Square South

40

Merrion Square West

1
19

Molesworth Street

19

Mount Brown

12
10

Mount Street Lower

29
11

Mountjoy Square East

24
16

Mountjoy Square West

13
17

New Central Bank

14
26

Newman House

6
34

North Circular Road (O'Connell's)

22
8

Oliver Bond Street

22
8

Ormond Quay Upper

21
7

Parkgate Street

4
34

Parnell Square North

15
5

Parnell Street

4
16

Pearse Street

5
25

Phibsborough Road

21
19

Portobello Harbour

20
10

Portobello Road

16
14

Princes Street / O'Connell Street

2
21

Rathdown Road

18
22

Rothe Abbey

25
10

Royal Hospital

11
29

Sandwith Street

19
21

Sir Patrick's Dun

23
17

Smithfield North

20
10

South Dock Road

30

St James Hospital (Luas)

11
29

St. James Hospital (Central)

16
24

St. Stephen's Green East

4
36

St. Stephen's Green South

6
24

Talbot Street

17
23

The Point

18
22

Townsend Street

20

Upper Sherrard Street

21
9

Western Way

8
32

Wilton Terrace

5
15

Wilton Terrace (Park)

2
38

Wolfe Tone Street

15
14

York Street East

10
22

York Street West

9
31

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.