RoadClosures in the Eastern Region over the St. Patricks Festival

Bus Éireann wishes to advise passengers of alterations to services in the Dublin Area due to diversions over the St Patrick’s Day Festival.

Customs House Quay is closed from 2000 on Friday, 14 March to 0600 Tuesday 18th March 2014.  Therefore, route 100X, Dublin to Dundalk, will operate via Store Street (GATE 16) as a pick up point only for Drogheda/Dundalk.


Sunday, 16 March 2014

The 5KM RACE will take place from 1100 to 1300, which will result in the closure of St Stephens Green North, Merrion Row, Lesson St and Fitzwilliam Square/Street.
The following routes will be affected:

Routes 2/133 will operate via Ballsbridge/ Donnybrook (Picking up at Alexandra Hotel).
Route 100X will operate to Georges Quay and return from Busaras


Monday, 17 March 2014

Route diversions between the hours of 10:00 and 15:00 are as follows:

Routes 103 & 105
Routes 103 and 105 to/from Beresford Place will operate via Dorset St, Gardiner St, Georges Quay, Matt Talbot Bridge and then Beresford Place.

Routes 109, 109 & 111
Routes 101,109 and 111 to/from Busáras will operate via Phibsboro, North Circular Rd, Dorset St, Gardiner St and then Busaras.

Routes 109 and 111 from Busáras will operate via Five Lamps, Portland Road and then North Circular Road
Routes 101,109 and 111 to Busáras will operate via Phibsboro, North Circular Rd, Dorset St, Gardiner St, Busáras.

Routes 115, 120 & 126

Routes 115, 120 & 126 to Busáras/Connolly will operate via Red Cow/Liffey Valley from 1000 to 1530, travel Northbound along the M50 to the Port tunnel and then to Busáras/Connolly.

Routes 115, 120 & 126 from Connolly between 1030 and 1530 will operate via Georges Quay, Gardiner St, North Circular Rd, Hanlon’s Corner, Manor Street, James Joyce Bridge, South Quays, Heuston Station.

Diversions for services operating from/to Ballina, Cork, Galway Limerick, Sligo, Clonmel, Waterford

Services to Busáras will divert at Red Cow/Liffey Valley from 1000 - 1600 travel Northbound along the M50 to the Port tunnel to Busáras.

Services from Busáras will operate via port tunnel to the M50 roundabout from 1000-1600 and travel southbound for the N4, N7 and N9.

Route 12 will pick-up/drop-off at the Maldron hotel, Exit 17 of the Motorway outside Portlaoise
Routes 2, X2, 133

Services to/from Wexford/Wicklow between 0600-1600 will operate to Airport via RTE, Donnybrook, turning right after Leeson Street Bridge and continue onto Merrion Square North, Westland Row, Busáras (Gate 16) and thenDublin Airport.

Route 133 departing Dublin Airport will operate via Port Tunnel, Georges Quay (Pick Up point), Westland Row (Pick Up point Alexandra Hotel) and Merrion Square North.

Route 2 and X2 from Dublin Airport  to Wexford will operate via Port Tunnel, Busaras, Westland Row (Pick Up point Alexandra Hotel),    Merrion Square North, Lesson Street.


Routes and Towns with Diversions within the Eastern Area

Route 20: Enfield closed between 1400-1600 services will pick up/drop off at the Ring Road

Route 22 and 23: Mullingar Main Street closed between 1200-1800 services will pick up/drop off at the Hospital Stop (Castlepollard Road)

Route 100X To/From Dundalk:
Between 0600-1600 services will depart from Busaras Gate 16

Route 101
Balbriggan Main Street will be closed from 1000-1900. Services will operate via Harry Reynolds bypass.

Routes 103, 105 and 109A:
Due to road closures at Ashbourne, services will operate outbound between 1400-1630 via the Ring Road.  Services inbound will turn right at Newman’s Garage.

Route 103, 105:
Due to road closures at Ratoath between 1130-1330 services will terminate at Jamestown Ring Road.

Route 109A, during 1130 to 1330 will operate via  N3 from Dunshaughlin to Fairyhouse Cross Ring road to Jamestown Roundabout.

Route 109: Between 1500-1730 Services Inbound and Outbound to/from Navan will stop at the Fire Station.
Between 1430 - 1730 services in Kells will Pickup/Drop off at Kells Business park on the old N3.

Route 115: Between 1200-1800, Services in Mullingar will Pick up and drop off at Mullingar Railway Station/Hospital bus stops.

Services in Maynooth between 1030-1200 will Pick up/Drop off at the Esso Garage bus stop.

Services in Kilcock between 1245-1500 will Pick up/Drop off at the Roundabout at Musgrave’s old N4

Route 120: Celbridge town is closed from 1530-1730. Services will operate Via Barberstown Cross.

Clane:  Services between 1500-1700 will operate via Ring Road.

Edenderry: Services between 1230-1630 will Pick up/Terminate at Mitsubishi Garage (Dublin Road)
Route 126: Newbridge Main Street will be closed from 1145 to 1400. Services will operate via the Ring Road. Pick up and drop off points at Dunnes Stores and the Church.

Route 133: Bray Main Street closed will be closed from 1300 to 1600. Pick up/Drop off is at the Sunnybank. 

Newtownmountkennedy: 1130 departure to Dublin Airport will not operate via the village. Intending passengers can avail of this service at Kilpedder.

Wicklow Town: will be closed from 1400-1700.  Therefore services will terminate inbound and outbound at Lidl Supermarket.

Arklow will be closed from 1500-1700: For the duration of the parade, pick up points will be at Knockmore Roundabout and the Ferrybank

Bus Éireann regrets any inconvenience these diversions may cause our passengers.

Friday, 14th March, 2014