Motorway Rules in Ireland

How to Drive on Motorways in Ireland At the AA we aim to provide the best driving tips and advice for our members to help keep you safe on the roads. We know that many of you are frustrated by poor driving habits on our motorways – the huge response to our Facebook post about… Continue reading Motorway Rules in Ireland

Galway N6 bypass – what do I need to know?

If you’ve heard our radio reports on a regular basis, you’ll be aware that Galway has a big traffic problem for such a small city. Long tailbacks on routes like the Tuam Rd, Headford Rd, Quincentenary Bridge, Dublin Rd and Bóthar na dTreabh are the norm, and it’s not uncommon for whole areas of the… Continue reading Galway N6 bypass – what do I need to know?

A Guide to Tolls and Tolling in Ireland

Where are the toll locations in Ireland? There are eleven toll roads in the Republic of Ireland, with twelve toll locations (the M3 route has two). They are located as follows: On the M1 in Meath between J7 Julianstown and J8 Duleek On the M3 in Meath between J5 Dunboyne and J6 Dunshaughlin On the M3 in Meath between J9 Navan… Continue reading A Guide to Tolls and Tolling in Ireland

Galway’s new M17/M18 motorway to open ahead of schedule

Many motorists in the west of the country shudder at the very mention of Claregalway and Clarinbridge – both notorious bottlenecks on the N17/N18 route between Sligo and Limerick. Those of you in the rest of the country may well recognise their names too, since they so often feature in our traffic reports. After a… Continue reading Galway’s new M17/M18 motorway to open ahead of schedule