The RDS in Dublin

Visit Dublin's best known venue and explore the Irish capital

About The Venue

280 years of history | 22,000sq m of versatile floor space |  Magnificent architecture | Right in the heart of Dublin

Entrance via the Concert Hall on Merrion Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

There is paid parking available at the RDS. It costs €7 per day, subject to availability. The car park is open from 7.30am - 6.30pm Monday - Friday. Entrance is via Anglesea Road.

The RDS

280 years of history | 22,000sq m of versatile floor space |  Magnificent architecture | Right in the heart of Dublin

Address: Merrion Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Getting to the Venue

Public Transport

Public Transport

You can take the follow public transport routes from the city centre to the RDS:

  • 7 bus towards Brides Glen
  • 7A bus towards Loughlinstown Pk
  • 46a bus towards Dun Laoghaire
  • 4 bus towards Monkstown Avenue
  • Dart to Sandymount Station

Taxi

Taxi

You can hail a taxi from the street but be warned, most don't accept cards.  The following two apps accept card payments and is an easy way to hail a taxi:

Parking

Parking

There is paid parking available at the RDS. It costs €7 per day, subject to availability. The car park is open from 7.30am - 6.30pm Monday - Friday. Entrance is via Anglesea Road.

Dublin Airport

Dublin Airport

Dublin airport is 10km north of the city center. There are regular bus services to the city center (747, 757 and Aircoach). Aircoach (no. 702) provides a 24 hour coach service from Dublin Aiprort to the RDS.

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