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Dublin Summary Report

Last Updated: 06/02/2016 11:06


The crash outbound on the N4 Lucan Rd between the M50 Interchange and J2 Liffey Valley has been cleared.   No major delays to report for traffic in Dublin City Centre

Traffic is moving well now on the M50 in both directions. 


Today sees the final performances of the Glenn Miller Story at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre. The matinee begins at 2:30pm with the evening show at 7:30pm. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is located on Cardiff Lane in the city. Delays can be expected on Macken St as a result.

Racing gets underway at Leopardstown Racecourse today (6th). It starts at 1:15pm and finishes at 3:50pm. Leopardstown Racecourse is located 9km south of Dublin city centre. Parking is free but limited. Motorists should allow ample time for the journey on race-days.


Works will take place on Baggot St Lwr today (6th). 

Works are taking place on Kimmage Rd Lwr today (6th) and tomorrow (7th).

Works will take place in Mount Brown until approx Fri 12th Feb. A stop/ go system will be in place from St. James' Court to Faulkner's Tce from 9am to 9pm today (6th) and 9am to 8pm tomorrow (7th). Parking restrictions will also be in place.

St Patrick's Close is closed until Mon 29th Feb for works. Pedestrian access will be maintained.

Crane Lane is closed until Monday (8th) for works. Pedestrian access will be maintained.

Ballybride Rd are closed between Sylvanmount and Ballybride Manor Estate for works until Fri 19th Feb. Local access will be maintained and diversions will be signposted.

Hatch Lane and Hatch Place are closed for works until midnight Sat 23rd April 2016. Diversions will be in place.

Flemmings Place will be closed for works between Mespil Rd and Waterloo Lane until tomorrow (7th). A traffic management plan will be in place and local access will be maintained.

New Wapping St are closed for works between Sherriff St and Mayor St Upper until midnight on Sat 27th Feb. Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Hollybrook Rd and Hollybrook Park are closed for works until midnight Sunday (7th). Diversions are in place.

Works are taking place on the Chapelizod Bypass inbound from 8:30pm until 6am nightly until further notice. Diversions will be in place via Lucan Rd. The speed limit has been restored to 80kmph on the Bypass for the moment but extra care is needed.

Works are ongoing on Leopardstown Rd in the vicinity of Leopardstown Rd R/A at Brewery Rd and Burton Hall Rd. A number of lane closures and a stop/go system is in place at this jct until mid-2016 to facilitate these works. Approach with care.


Marlborough St is closed from Parnell St to Cathal Brugha St to facilitate Luas Cross City works until Sun 20th March. Diversions are in place and pedestrian access will be maintained. A one-way southbound system is also in place between Cathal Brugha St and Cathedral St. 

Parnell St will be one-way westbound from the Marlborough St jct through to Dominick St Lwr until further notice to facilitate Luas Cross City works. Diversions will be signposted for the duration of the works. There will be no left turn from Cavendish Row/ Parnell Sq East until further notice to facilitate Luas Cross City works.

Cathedral St is closed between Thomas Lane and Marlborough St to facilitate Luas Cross City Works until midnight Thurs 11th Feb. Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Dominick St Upper is closed from Bolton St to Mountjoy St until midnight on Mon 14th March to facilitate Luas Cross City works. Diversions will be in place. Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Dominick St Lwr will be one-way northbound from the Parnell St jct to the Dorset St jct until further notice to facilitate Luas Cross City works. Diversions will be signposted for the duration of the works.

The College Green Bus Corridor is in operation from 7am to 7pm Monday to Friday to facilitate the Luas Cross City works. During these hours, only buses, taxis and bicycles can travel through College Green. The corridor will remain open to all vehicles outside of these hours, including all day on Saturdays and Sundays. Lane restrictions are also in place at College Green to facilitate these works.

Suffolk St is closed until midnight on Mon 31st Oct. Traffic on Dawson St wishing to travel on Nassau St to access Suffolk St and Grafton St will be diverted via Nassau St, Leinster St South, Lincoln Place, Westland Row, Pearse St and College St. The Bus Gate on Nassau St, from Dawson St to Suffolk St, is also closed during this period.

There is no left turn from Dawson St to Nassau St until early 2017. This ban affects Public Service vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles and goods vehicles. Vehicles will be diverted via Nassau St, Sth Leinster St, Lincoln Place, Westland Row and Pearse St. A double bus lane on Pearse St is in place and a contra-flow bus lane is also in place on Camden St at the Bleeding Horse. Bear in mind that a no of Dublin Bus routes will be diverted as a result of these changes. For full details of Dublin Bus routes affected by the works see here.

Dawson St is reduced to one lane from St Stephen’s Green to South Anne St, while a number of works take place along the road. 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.

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 at least Nov.

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, 18:15 
  • Sunday
  • 16:20, 17:20, 18:15 
  • Morning Rush Hour
    6:45, 7:05, 7:30, 8:05,
  • 8:30
  • Evening Rush Hour
    17:05, 17:30, 18:05, 18:30 
  • Sunday


  • Evening Rush Hour
  • 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
  • 17:00, 17:30, 17:55

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