Getting to the Show by Sea

Dublin has one ferry port:

  • Dublin Port.

Please click on Irish Ferries or Stena Line for full details of ferry routes and timetables.

From Dublin Port 
Dublin Port is on the north of the city.

By Car

  1. Follow the signs for the Port exit, all routes along Tolka Quay Road
    Junction with R131
  2. Turn left at the traffic signals, taking R131 signposted City Centre
  3. At the roundabout follow the sign posts to Dun Laoghaire via Toll Bridge and cross the River Liffey (East Link Toll Bridge - car charge €1.75)
  4. Take Junction 80 (Dublin Outer Orbital Route)
  5. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit signposted N11, N81
  6. Take Irishtown (Junction 81)
  7. Turn right then, at the traffic lights turn left into Londonbridge Road R111 signposted N11, N81
  8. Take Junction 51 (R815)
  9. At the traffic lights turn left onto R815 signposted Ballsbridge
  10. Proceed through the next traffic lights, the RDS Main Complex is situated on your right.