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Dublin Summary Report

Last Updated: 20/12/2014 16:45


There is a collision inbound on the Long Mile Rd before the Walkinstown Ave jct. Traffic is getting around in the bus lane. Emergency services are at the scene and there are delays on approach.

The M50 is moving well in both directions.


The final event of the Dun Laoghaire Christmas Festival takes place today (20th) at Dun Laoghaire Harbour Plaza. The show runs from 3.30pm until 5pm. Dun Laoghaire Christmas market continues until Tues December 23rd at the Pavilion Quarter from 11am to 7pm daily. Harbour Plaza is located in Dun Laoghaire Town Centre. There is a frequent Dart and bus service to Dun Laoghaire. An Garda Siochana will operate a traffic management plan in Dún Laoghaire Town Centre on Saturday afternoon. Delays can be expected as a result.

Imelda May plays 3Arena today (20th). Doors open at 6.30pm. Delays are likely on North Wall Quay, on East Wall Rd and over the East Link.

Elf the musical is on at Bord Gais Energy Theatre until Sat 10th Jan. Matinee show daily at 2.30pm with evening shows each day at 7.30pm. There will be no show on Sun 21st Dec. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is located on Cardiff Lane in the city. Delays can be expected on Macken St as a result.

Winter Funderland takes place at the RDS until Sun 11th Jan 2015. The event runs from midday to 10pm from Monday to Friday and from 10am to 10pm Saturday, Sunday & School Holidays. It will be closed on Christmas Day. 


Works will take place on Dawson St at the Nassau St/Dawson St jct (opposite side entrance of Trinity College) from 9am to 11pm today (20th) and tomorrow (21st). Expect delays.

Works will be in place on Mulvey Park and Farrenboley until Tues 23rd Dec from 8am to 6pm each day.

Works will take place on the Stillorgan Court/ Kilmacud Rd Upr between 8am and 6pm until Tues 23rd Dec. Expect delays.

Works will take place on Coolkil Rd until Tues 23rd Dec from 8am to 6pm daily.

Clonshaugh Rd is closed from Baskin Lane to the Bewleys Hotel R/A until Fri 27th March 2015 due to works. Diversions will be in place via Baskin Lane, the Malahide Rd (R107) and the Clarehall Rd (R139).


The College Green Luas Cross City Scheme is underway and to facilitate this, one northbound lane (Dame St to College Green) is closed with two southbound lanes remaining open. The College Green bus corridor remains in force (Mon to Fri, 7am to 10am and 4pm to 7pm).  An alternative route for traffic wishing to access the northside is to use Winetavern St (Christchurch) if travelling in from the Patrick St direction or Bridge St if travelling in from the Thomas St direction. Dublin Bus services will continue to operate as normal.

The right turn from Westmoreland St onto D'Olier St remains closed. Traffic on Westmoreland St wishing to access D'Olier St can divert via O' Connell Bridge, Eden Quay, Beresford Place, Memorial Bridge, Georges Quay and Burgh Quay. Pedestrian and local access is being maintained.

Luas Cross City works on Dawson St will be on-going at various locations on Dawson St until the end of the year. Traffic is down to one lane along the street from the St Stephen’s Green Jct to South Anne St jct. Dawson St will remain open to traffic and car parks in the area will be accessible, however those using the route as a through way should consider the new right turn on Merrion Row to avoid delays. A 24 hour tow truck will be in operation to ensure traffic movement. Visit the Luas Cross City website for full details.

Works are also ongoing at Kildare St/ St. Stephen’s Green North, Harcourt St / St. Stephen’s Green South, Lincoln Place / Leinster St South, Leinster St South / Clare St / Merrion Square. These works are expected to continue until the end of 2016.

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Roadwatch Radio Reports

Today Fm
  • Morning Rush Hour
    7:25, 8:00, 8:30, 8:50
  • Evening Rush Hour
    16:45, 17:15, 17:45, 18:15, 18:45
  • Saturday
    11:30, 12:30, 13:30
  • Morning Rush Hour
    7:20, 7:45, 8:15, 8:50,
  • Evening Rush Hour
    16:20, 16:45, 17:20, 18:15
  • Saturday
    8:40, 9:15, 9:45, 16:20, 17:20, 18:20 
  • Sunday
  • 16:20, 17:20, 18:20 
  • Morning Rush Hour
    6:45, 7:05, 7:30, 8:05,
  • 8:30
  • Evening Rush Hour
    16:20, 17:05, 17:30, 18:05, 18:30 
  • Sunday


  • Morning Rush Hour
    6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8.00, 8:30 
  • Evening Rush Hour
  • 16.30,17:00, 17:20, 17:40, 18:00, 18:30
  • Sunday
  • 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 6:30

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