AA Ireland uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you agree to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more.

Some features on our site are not supported with older versions of the IE browser. We would suggest that you upgrade your browser to experience everything our site has to offer. Click here to find out more.

Skip Navigation
AA Logo

National Summary Report

Last Updated: 29/08/2014 18:56

MAIN TRAFFIC

KILDARE/ DUBLIN: Traffic is heavy on the N7 Dublin/ Limerick Rd southbound from before J7 Kill through to J11 M9 on the M7. Keep in mind Electric Picnic is taking place further south in Stradbally just off the M9 in Laois. See events below.

LAOIS: Very busy on all approaches Stradbally particulalry on the N80 Wexford/ Tullamore Rd. Gardai are directing traffic. Keep in mind Electric Picnic is taking place there this weekend (see events).

WICKLOW: Temporary lanes are in place both ways on the N11 Dublin/ Wexford at Kilmurray, south of Lil Doyle's until Feb 2015 for ongoing works.

WICKLOW: A stop/go system will be in place on the N11 near Scratenagh Cross, between Jack Whites and J20 Arklow North, nightly between 7pm and 6am the following morning until Sun 31st Aug. Bear in mind that diversions will be in place on Sun 31st Aug in advance of a full diversion on Mon 1st Sept.

DONEGAL: Works will take place in Stranorlar on Meeting House St (N13)  from McClays Corner to Admiran Park until 3rd Oct. Expect delays. This is part of the N13 Donegal/ Derry Rd so allow extra time for your journey.

GALWAY: Works are taking place on the N18 between Ardrahan and Clarinbridge until Fri 10th Oct. A stop/ go system will be in place from 7am to 7pm Mon to Fri. Expect delays.

CORK: Lane restrictions and a reduced speed limit are in place both ways on the M8 Cork /Dublin Rd between J15 Fermoy South and J14 Fermoy North until Thurs 4th Sept. From Fri 5th, to Tues 9th Sept, lane closures will be just be in place southbound.

CITY TRAFFIC

GALWAY: Wet road conditions in Galway City so drive with care. Heavy traffic on the Tuam Rd approaching and through Claregalway. The N84 Headford Rd has reopened at Ballindolley Cross following a crash. Traffic is now moving well on the route. Otherwise traffic is moving well in the city at this stage.

LIMERICK: Traffic is moving well in Limerick City at this time.

The Limerick Pride Festival takes place until Sun 31st Aug. This will bring extra traffic to Limerick City as a result so delays can be expected. The highlight of the festival will be the parade taking place on Sat 30th Aug. Details of the parade's route can be found on our Event Guide here.

CORK: No major delays in Cork City to report.

WATERFORD: Traffic is moving well in Waterford City.


EVENTS

LAOIS: Electric Picnic takes place at Stradbally Estate until Sun 31st Aug. This event will bring extra traffic to the area over the weekend and delays can be expected. Gardai will be on point duty at various locations on all approaches to Stradbally. Gardai are advising attendees to use public transport where possible. Campsites will close at 1pm on Mon 1st Sept. The drop off point is located on the N80 Stradbally/ Portlaoise Rd and will be clearly signposted. Full details of all transport options to Electric Picnic can be found on our Event Guide or by clicking here.

ROADWORKS

WICKLOW: Works take place on the Greystones/ Kilcoole Rd (R761) at the Killincarrig R/As until Tues 6th Oct from 8am until 6pm each day.

CORK: Main St in Carrigtwohill will close in parts for works overnight from 7pm to 7am daily until Sat 30th Aug. An alternative route will be signposted. HGV’s accessing the IDA site should use N25 Cork/ Waterford Rd at J3 Tullagreen.

KILDARE: A stop/go system will be in place on New Abbey Rd (R413) in Kilcullen until further notice. Works will be in place east of the Naas Rd Jct to just beyond the Athy Rd Jct.

LEITRIM: Works will operate on the N4 Sligo/ Dublin Rd between Mohill Cross and Dromod R/A until mid-Sept between 8am and 5pm, Monday to Friday. Expect delays.


membership winter offer

Roadwatch Radio Reports

Today Fm
  • Morning Rush Hour
    7:25, 8:00, 8:30, 8:50
  • Evening Rush Hour
    16:40, 17:10, 17:45, 18:15, 18:45
  • Saturday
    11:30, 12:30, 13:30
lyrics
  • Morning Rush Hour
    7:20, 7:45, 8:15, 8:50,
    9:20
  • 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 
radio1
  • 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
    18:05

 

radio2
  • 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

AA Roadwatch Traffic and Travel information also supplied to:

Beat 102-103 AA Roadwatch | Sunshine FM East Coast FM Newstalk 106 98 FM
Ocean FM Q 102 FM Spin 103.8 4 Fm Radio Nova Clare FM | AA Roadwatch

Disclaimer:

AA Ireland website © AA Ireland Limited 2003 - 2014
AA Roadwatch ™ solution and content is provided and owned by AA Ireland Limited or its licensors. All rights reserved.
Any use by any means of AA Roadwatch other than non commercial use by reference to AA Ireland website in accordance with its terms is prohibited without the permission of AA Ireland Limited.