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Transport & Parking

How to Get Here

By Bus - How to get here

 

The Curragh offer a FREE shuttle bus from Newbridge and Kildare train Stations for all fixtures in 2022

The buses will commence with the arrival before the first race and finish an hour after the last meeting, or two hours for the larger festivals.

The shuttle buses will drop off /pick up at the North Carparks at the Curragh Racecourse.

NEWBRIDGE SERVICE: Train station -  Riverbank Theatre - The Square (Eddie Rockets) - Opposite Keadeen Hotel - Racecourse (North car park)
KILDARE SERVICE: Train station - The Square (by bus stop) - Racecourse (North car park)

This initiative is sponsored by Manguard Plus. 

BUS TIMES -  Saturday 24th + Sunday 25th

 

Expressway bus service from Dublin to The Curragh Racecourse
Expressway have introduced a new direct bus return service from Dublin to The Curragh on race days – Busaras, Temple Bar (Wellington Quay), Heuston Station, Red Cow (Luas). To reserve your place see expressway.ie.  Return €25, under 16s €18, Single €15. 

 

By Car - How to get here

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 which will be signposted on approach roads. We encourage those requiring accessible parking to contact the racecourse in advance on 045-441205.

Road closure notice for Sunday September 11th : A stretch of the M7 from Junction 14 (Monasterevin) to Junction 15 (Portarlington) will close both ways on Sunday, September 11th from 6am-12pm. On September 11th, motorists are advised to divert westbound will be via the R445 through Monasterevin, Ballybrittas and re-join the M7 at Junction 15.  Those travelling eastbound will be diverted via the R445 through Ballybrittas, Monasterevin and re-join the M7 at Junction 14 

Parking is free at The Curragh. Public car parking is available in the Orange and Green car parks.

Accessible carparking spaces are also available in the Blue Car Park . We encourage those requiring accessible parking to contact the racecourse in advance on 045-441205.

By Rail - How to get here

Mainline trains from Heuston Station (Dublin), Waterford, Cork, Limerick and Galway to Kildare Town. 

Please call Iarnród Éireann before travelling at: +353 1 836 6222

BUS TIMES -  Saturday 24th + Sunday 25th