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Aviva Stadium

Traffic Restrictions for the Aviva Stadium Dublin

Where is the Aviva Stadium Dublin

The Aviva Stadium is located in Ballsbridge. There are five entry routes, which are colour coded; at Shelbourne Rd (Blue), Lansdowne Lane (Orange), Lansdowne Rd (Green), Herbert Rd (purple) and Bath Ave (Red). The Stadium has the capacity for 50,000 people.

From approx three hours before the event Herbert Rd, Shelbourne Rd, Lansdowne Rd, Lansdowne Pk, Londonbridge Rd, Newbridge Ave and all other side roads off these roads will be closed to through traffic. Bath Ave will close two hours prior to events.

Newbridge Ave, Herbert Rd, Shelbourne Rd and the remainder of Lansdowne Rd will be closed to traffic three hours prior to any large events.

Parking near Aviva

There is no parking available on site and there is very limited parking in the area, so patrons are strongly advised to utilise public transport. Motorists are advised to allow at least an extra 90 minutes travel time to and from the venue.

From 7am on large event days, parking restrictions will be in place on Lansdowne Rd, Shelbourne Rd, Havelock Square, Newbridge Ave, Herbert Rd, Lansdowne Lane and Shelbourne Rd.

DART Services for Aviva Stadium

There will be extra capacity on the DART on event days. Purple and Red ticket holders heading to the event should disembark at Grand Canal Dock. However, all other passengers should disembark at Lansdowne Rd.

After the event, all DART passengers must go to Lansdowne Rd station, where a forecourt will cope with the huge numbers using the service. Grand Canal Dock station will be closed for safety reasons.

Lansdowne Rd DART barriers will remain down for the duration of the event. Pedestrians may cross via the under-pass in the Stadium.

Luas Line to Aviva

Patrons taking the Luas Red Line should disembark at Spencer Dock. From there, cross the Samuel Beckett Bridge over the Liffey and onto Macken St, take a left onto Grand Canal St and at the Haddington Rd jct continue straight for Shelbourne Rd or left for Bath Ave.

Patrons taking the Luas Green Line should disembark at Charlemont. Exit onto Grand Parade, keeping Grand Canal on your left and continue along the canal until you reach the jct of Shelbourne Rd and Bath Ave.

Buses to Aviva Stadium

A number of Dublin Bus services stop near the stadium. These include:

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Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road, Dublin, Ireland

Ireland take on England in the 6 Nations at Aviva Stadium on Sunday 1st March

Ireland take on England in the 6 Nations at Aviva Stadium on Sunday 1st March. Stiles open at 1.30pm and kick off is at 3pm. The following roads will be closed to through traffic from 10.30am: Lansdowne Park, Lansdowne Lane, Lansdowne Rd (from Shelbourne Rd to Herbert Bridge), Herbert Rd, Newbridge Ave, Bath Ave, Londonbridge Rd. The following roads will then be closed from 1pm: Lansdowne Rd (from Shelbourne Rd to Pembroke Rd), Shelbourne Rd, Beatty’s Ave and Ballsbridge Ave. Expect delays in the area before and after the event.

New Wapping Street, Dublin, Ireland

New Wapping St will be closed from Sherriff St Upr to Mayor St Upr until Fri 3rd April

New Wapping St will be closed from Sherriff St Upr to Mayor St Upr until midnight on Friday 3rd April. This is to facilitate works.

East Road, Dublin, Ireland

Church Rd is closed between East Rd and Killan Rd for works until midnight 5th May

Church Rd is closed between East Rd and Killan Rd for works until midnight 5th May. Diversions in place. Pedestrian and local access will be maintained.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Ireland

Peter Pan on Ice takes place at Bord Gais Energy Theatre from Tues 10th to Sat 14th Mar

Peter Pan on Ice takes place at Bord Gais Energy Theatre from Tuesday 10th to Sat 14th March. Show starts each evening at 7.30pm with an extra matinee show at 2.30pm on Wed 11th, Thurs 12th and Sat 14th. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is located on Cardiff Lane in the city. Delays can be expected on Macken St as a result.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Ireland

‘Offset’ takes place at Bord Gais Energy Theatre from Fri 6th to Sun 8th March

‘Offset’ takes place at Bord Gais Energy Theatre from Fri 6th to Sun 8th March. Doors open each morning at 9am. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is located on Cardiff Lane in the city. Delays can be expected on Macken St as a result.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Ireland

Student Theatre Awards take place at Bord Gais Energy Theatre on Wed 4th March

Student Theatre Awards takes place at Bord Gais Energy Theatre on Wed 4th March. The show starts at 5pm. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is located on Cardiff Lane in the city. Delays can be expected on Macken St as a result.

Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Ireland

Tommy Fleming performs at Bord Gáis Energy Theatre Sun 1st March

Tommy Fleming performs at Bord Gáis Energy Theatre on Sun 1st March. The show starts at 8pm. Bord Gáis Energy Theatre is located on Cardiff Lane in the city. Delays can be expected on Macken St as a result.

The Point, Ashtown, Dublin, Ireland

Noel Gallagher performs at 3Arena on Wed 4th March

Noel Gallagher performs at 3Arena on Wed 4th March. Doors open at 6.30pm. 3Arena, is located on East Wall Rd, near Dublin Port at the site of the old Point Depot. Delays can be expected on North Wall Quay, East Wall Rd and over the East Link Bridge before and after the event.

Point Village, Dublin, Ireland

Country to Country perform at 3Arena on Sat 7th and Sun 8th March

Country to Country perform at 3Arena on Sat 7th and Sun 8th March. On Sat, doors open at 5pm with doors opening on Sun 8th at 4.45pm. 3Arena is located on East Wall Rd, near Dublin Port at the site of the old Point Depot. Delays can be expected on North Wall Quay, East Wall Rd and over the East Link Bridge before and after the event.

The Point, Ashtown, Dublin, Ireland

Spandau Ballet perform at 3Arena on Tues 3rd March

Spandau Ballet perform at 3Arena on Tues 3rd March. Doors open at 6.30pm. 3Arena, is located on East Wall Rd, near Dublin Port at the site of the old Point Depot. Delays can be expected on North Wall Quay, East Wall Rd and over the East Link Bridge before and after the event.

3Arena, North Wall Quay, Dublin, Ireland

Lionel Richie performs at 3Arena on Wed 11th March

Lionel Richie performs at 3Arena on Wed 11th March. Doors open at 6.30pm. 3Arena is located on East Wall Rd, near Dublin Port at the site of the old Point Depot. Delays can be expected on North Wall Quay, East Wall Rd and over the East Link Bridge before and after the event.

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