Tall Ships Races and Festival 23rd to 26th August

Published on Friday, July 20, 2012

The Tall Ships have arrived in Dublin and what a breathtaking and glorious sight they are! The magnificent ships are lining the quays in their entire splendour, while on dry land the festivities have kicked off to much appreciation!

                                          

The Dublin Docklands will be a hive of activity, with four days of fantastic festival fever for all the family to enjoy. Click here to view the schedule and map of the Festival.

Don’t miss out on being a part of your City’s history and let Dublin Bus take you and your family there.

There are some great value family ticket options to choose from. These include:

Family 1 Day Rambler €11.00
• 1 Day unlimited travel for 2 adults and 4 Children (u16yrs).
• Valid on all Dublin Bus scheduled services including Airlink and Xpresso. 
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Family 1 Day Short Hop €17.30
• 1 Day unlimited travel for 2 adults and 4 Children (u16yrs).
• Valid on all Dublin Bus scheduled services including Xpresso and on DART and Suburban Rail services. 
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Alternatively, you can purchase your tickets at the Dublin Bus Ticket Office at 59 Upper O’Connell St. Ticket Office opening hours are:
Monday: 08:30hrs to 17:30hrs 
Tuesday to Friday: 09:00hrs to 17:30hrs
Saturday: 09:00hrs to 14:00hrs
Sunday: 09:30hrs to 14:00hrs

Any of our bus routes to and from the City Centre will leave you close by to all the activities, or take Route 151 to East Wall Rd. 

Please note that bus diversions will be in place from August 23rd to Sunday August 26th, from 12:00 to 22:00. They are as follows:

Routes 15a, 15b:
Operates to and from Ringsend Garage for the duration of the event.

Route 15a Towards Grand Canal Dock (Benson St.)
Normal route to Townsend St., Lwr. Sandwith St., Pearse St., and terminates at Ringsend Garage.

Route 15a Towards Limekiln Ave.
Depart from Ringsend Garage, Pearse St. and back on to normal route.

Route 15b Towards Grand Canal Dock (Benson St.)
Normal route to Townsend St., Lwr. Sandwith St., Pearse St., and terminate at Ringsend Garage.

Route 15b Towards Stocking Ave.
Depart from Ringsend Garage, Pearse St. and back on to normal route.

Route 33d Towards Portrane
All departures from Eden Quay for the duration of the event, then Beresford Place, Amiens St., Seville Place, Sheriff St. Upr., East Wall Rd. and back on to normal route.

Route 33d Towards St. Stephen’s Green
Normal route to East Wall Rd., Sheriff St. Upr, Seville Place, Amiens St. and back onto normal route.

Route 33x Towards Skerries
All departures from Eden Quay for the duration of the event, then Beresford Place, Amiens St., Seville Place, Sheriff St. Upr., East Wall Rd. and back on to normal route.

Route 33x Towards Custom House Quay / St. Stephen’s Green
Normal route to East Wall Rd., Sheriff St. Upr, Seville Place, Amiens St. and back onto normal route.

Route 142 Towards Rathmines
Normal route to East Wall Rd. then Sheriff Street Upr., Seville Place, Amiens St. and back on to normal route.

Route 142 Towards Portmarnock
Normal route to Eden Quay then Beresford Place, Amiens St., Seville Place, Sheriff St. Upr, East Wall Rd. and back on to normal route.

Route 151 Towards Docklands ( East Rd.)
Normal route to Eden Quay then Beresford Place, Amiens St., Seville Place, Sheriff St.Upr., East Wall Rd. and back on to normal route.

Route 151 Towards Foxborough (Balgaddy Rd.)
Normal route to Seville Place, then Seville Place, Amiens St. and back on to normal route.

Route 747 Towards Dublin Airport
Bus will operate from Heuston Rail Station, O'Conell St., Marlborough St., Busaras and then direct to Dublin Airport.

Route 747 Towards Heuston Station
Normal route to East Wall Rd. then divert to Sheriff Street Upr, Seville Place, Amiens St. and back on to normal route.

Customers can also get updates on Facebook, on Twitter @dublinbusnews (from 08:00hrs to 18:00hrs Mon-Fri) or call our customer service line on (01) 8734222, lines open from 08:30 - 18:00hrs  (Monday to Saturday excluding bank holidays).

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