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

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE BEST SHOPPING DATES

If you like the buzz of Christmas, you’ll get through it no bother.

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

350
150

Ilac Shopping Centre

1000

Jervis Shopping Centre

1010

Arnotts

350

Clerys

352
260

Irish Life Centre

349

Southside Car Park Availability

Thomas St.

231

Christ Church

111
101

Setanta Place

65
160

Dawson St.

370

Trinity

301
72

Stephen's Green

1127

Drury St

142
323

Brown Thomas

327
53

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

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

19
20

Barrow Street

6
22

Benson Street

40

Blackhall Place

17
13

Blessington Street

20

Bolton Street

20

Brookfield Road

27
3

Buckingham Street Lower

16
13

Cathal Brugha Street

20

Charlemont Street

39
1

Charleville Road

6
34

Christchurch Place

4
16

City Quay

30

Clarendon Row

Clonmel Street

2
31

Collins Barracks Museum

22
16

Convention Centre

40

Custom House

28
2

Custom House Quay

4
26

Dame Street

3
13

Denmark Street Great

3
17

Deverell Place

17
13

Earlsfort Terrace

30

Eccles Street

12
8

Eccles Street East

3
24

Emmet Road

39
1

Exchequer Street

1
23

Excise Walk

6
34

Fenian Street

35

Fitzwilliam Square East

40

Fitzwilliam Square West

2
28

Fownes Street Upper

5
25

Francis Street

15
15

Frederick Street South

40

George's Lane

13
27

Georges Quay

7
13

Golden Lane

2
18

Grand Canal Dock

2
37

Grangegorman Lower (Central)

1
39

Grangegorman Lower (North)

36

Grangegorman Lower (South)

1
39

Grantham Street

6
24

Grattan Street

23

Greek Street

1
19

Guild Street

40

Hanover Quay

15
25

Harcourt Terrace

7
13

Hardwicke Place

8
17

Hardwicke Street

5
11

Hatch Street

36

Herbert Place

30

Herbert Street

1
39

Heuston Bridge (North)

40

Heuston Bridge (South)

24
1

Heuston Station (Car Park)

40

Heuston Station (Central)

40

High Street

9
20

James Street

38
2

Jervis Street

21

John Street West

31

Kevin Street

5
35

Killarney Street

30

Kilmainham Gaol

35
5

Kilmainham Lane

14
16

King Street North

19
11

Leinster Street South

29

Lime Street

40

Market Street South

31
7

Mater Hospital

28
12

Merrion Square East

30

Merrion Square South

40

Merrion Square West

20

Molesworth Street

20

Mount Brown

18
4

Mount Street Lower

7
33

Mountjoy Square East

32
8

Mountjoy Square West

20
10

New Central Bank

5
35

Newman House

40

North Circular Road

29
1

North Circular Road (O'Connell's)

17
13

Oliver Bond Street

18
12

Ormond Quay Upper

9
20

Parkgate Street

35
3

Parnell Square North

2
18

Parnell Street

2
18

Pearse Street

12
18

Phibsborough Road

6
34

Portobello Harbour

28
2

Portobello Road

29
1

Princes Street / O'Connell Street

4
19

Rathdown Road

5
35

Rothe Abbey

24
11

Royal Hospital

34
6

Sandwith Street

40

Sir Patrick's Dun

2
38

Smithfield

15
15

Smithfield North

29
1

South Dock Road

18
12

St James Hospital (Luas)

29
11

St. James Hospital (Central)

21
19

St. Stephen's Green East

40

St. Stephen's Green South

30

Strand Street Great

16
10

Talbot Street

9
31

The Point

32
8

Townsend Street

8
12

Upper Sherrard Street

30

Western Way

3
37

Wilton Terrace

1
19

Wilton Terrace (Park)

40

Wolfe Tone Street

5
24

York Street East

32

York Street West

40

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.