How to Get to the Curragh Racecourse
From Dublin take Exit 9 off the M50 onto the N7 southbound. Take Exit 12 off the M7. When you arrive, you’ll find plenty of free car parking. Regular racegoers can opt for annual preferred car parking at a nominal rate.
- Visit the AA Roadwatch site for more travel information
Taxis can pick up and drop off at the main entrance.
Dublin Coach provide a service to the races on all race days from Dublin Airport via the Red Cow Luas with stops in Naas and Newbridge and from Westmoreland Street in Dublin City Centre via Kildare Village and from Limerick and Portlaoise, See Dublin Coach & Curragh Racecourse Schedule
Mainline trains from Heuston Station (Dublin), Waterford, Cork, Limerick and Galway to Kildare Town with complimentary Shuttle Bus to the racecourse. Tickets cost from €13.20.
Call Iarnród Éireann at: +353 1 836 6222
How to Get the Derby Festival
Fancy leaving the car at home – well we have a fantastic admission & transport ticket just for you – at only €40 you can enjoy admission & return transport from Dublin by prebooking here.
Other great transport options will operate over the entire Derby Weekend so you can travel in comfort either by Dublin Coach or by Irish Rail. Check it out here