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

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BEST SHOPPING DATES

Town is busier than your boss’ hands at the office Christmas party.

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 10:00 - 18:00
CHQ Xmas Market 11:00 - 16:00
Brown Thomas 09:00 - 20:00
Stephen's Green 08:30 - 20:00
Dundrum 09:00 - 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

500

Ilac Shopping Centre

1000

Jervis Shopping Centre

1010

Arnotts

350

Clerys

612

Irish Life Centre

349

Southside Car Park Availability

Thomas St.

231

Christ Church

212

Setanta Place

225

Dawson St.

370

Trinity

373

Stephen's Green

1127

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

24

MINS

Southbound

55

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

2
38

Benson Street

2
38

Blackhall Place

20
10

Blessington Street

20

Bolton Street

9
11

Brookfield Road

8
22

Buckingham Street Lower

28
1

Cathal Brugha Street

10
10

Charlemont Street

17
23

Charleville Road

17
23

Christchurch Place

15
5

City Quay

4
26

Clonmel Street

13
20

Collins Barracks Museum

25
13

Convention Centre

4
36

Custom House

13
17

Custom House Quay

26
4

Dame Street

11
5

Denmark Street Great

1
19

Deverell Place

26
4

Earlsfort Terrace

5
25

Eccles Street

4
16

Eccles Street East

13
14

Emmet Road

9
31

Exchequer Street

14
10

Excise Walk

30
10

Fenian Street

5
30

Fitzwilliam Square East

4
36

Fitzwilliam Square West

6
24

Fownes Street Upper

23
7

Francis Street

6
24

Frederick Street South

38
2

George's Lane

19
21

Georges Quay

20

Golden Lane

6
14

Grand Canal Dock

19
20

Grangegorman Lower (Central)

40

Grangegorman Lower (North)

3
33

Grangegorman Lower (South)

40

Grantham Street

13
17

Grattan Street

2
21

Greek Street

12
8

Guild Street

22
18

Hanover Quay

7
33

Harcourt Terrace

1
19

Hardwicke Place

3
22

Hardwicke Street

2
14

Hatch Street

6
30

Herbert Place

18
11

Herbert Street

40

Heuston Bridge (North)

17
23

Heuston Bridge (South)

8
17

Heuston Station (Car Park)

10
30

Heuston Station (Central)

32
8

High Street

9
20

James Street

4
36

Jervis Street

6
15

John Street West

4
26

Kevin Street

14
26

Killarney Street

24
6

Kilmainham Gaol

4
36

Kilmainham Lane

4
26

King Street North

9
21

Leinster Street South

24
6

Lime Street

14
26

Market Street South

10
28

Mater Hospital

2
38

Merrion Square East

2
28

Merrion Square South

1
39

Merrion Square West

14
6

Molesworth Street

2
18

Mount Brown

22

Mount Street Lower

13
27

Mountjoy Square East

40

Mountjoy Square West

1
29

New Central Bank

20
20

Newman House

5
35

North Circular Road

5
20

North Circular Road (O'Connell's)

1
29

Oliver Bond Street

15
15

Ormond Quay Upper

27
2

Parkgate Street

27
11

Parnell Square North

20

Parnell Street

8
12

Pearse Street

4
26

Phibsborough Road

1
39

Portobello Harbour

17
13

Portobello Road

8
22

Princes Street / O'Connell Street

17
6

Rathdown Road

1
39

Rothe Abbey

14
21

Royal Hospital

17
23

Sandwith Street

36
4

Sir Patrick's Dun

3
37

Smithfield

Smithfield North

29
1

South Dock Road

26
4

St James Hospital (Luas)

3
37

St. James Hospital (Central)

40

St. Stephen's Green East

31
8

St. Stephen's Green South

25
5

Talbot Street

21
19

The Point

24
16

Townsend Street

14
6

Upper Sherrard Street

30

Western Way

40

Wilton Terrace

12
8

Wilton Terrace (Park)

2
38

Wolfe Tone Street

21
8

York Street East

30
2

York Street West

36
4

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.