Travelling North by Car (from Bray)
Travel South on the M50 and exit at the Tallaght roundabout. Follow the signs for Tallaght. You are now travelling on the N81. Continue on this road for approximately 5km through the roundabout and at the fourth set of traffic lights turn right hand turn at the Plaza Hotel. Continue through the roundabout to the set of traffic lights, at these lights take a left hand turn, continue straight through another set of lights and The Civic car park is located at the end of the road on the right hand side (white gates).
Travelling South By Car (from Dublin Airport)
Travel South on the M50 and at junction 10, use the 2nd from the left lane to take the R838 exit to Cookstown. Continue on R838. Turn left onto Belgard Road, continue through the roundabout to the set of traffic lights, at these lights takea right hand turn, continue straight through another set of lights and The Civic car park is located at the end of the road on the right hand side (white gates).
The carpark entrance is located on Old Blessington Road on the right hand side – it has white gates.
The Civic car park is open only for patrons after 4pm daily. There is no charge for these facilities. There are seven accessible parking spaces for disabled drivers/passengers available on site.
Alternative Car Parks
Should you need parking before 4pm, patrons can park in the Square Shopping Centre. Parking in the Square Shopping Centre is free for the first 2 hours and €2 per hour thereafter to a maximum of €20.00. There is free parking every Wednesday night from 6pm – 9pm. For more information see The Square Website.
Alternatively, you can park in QPark, Exchange Hall on Belgard Square. Parking there is €1.80 per hour up to a maximum of €5 per day. Directions here.
Buses from city centre to Tallaght: 49, 49A, 50, 54A, 65, 65B, 27, 77A. All these buses leave from Eden Quay in the City Centre near O’Connell Street.
- The 75 runs from Dun Laoghaire
- The 76 runs from Ballyfermot
- The 76A runs from Blanchardstown
For details of pick up points along any of these routes contact the Dublin Bus Ringsend Depot (01-7034533) or alternatively you can contact Dublin Bus Passenger Information Service on 01-8734222 or their website www.dublinbus.ie
For Dublin Bus accessibility information for disabled passengers visit: http://www.dublinbus.ie/en/Your-Journey1/Accessibility/
Please ask the driver of the bus to let you know when you are approaching The Civic or South Dublin County Council.
A taxi from the centre of Dublin to South Dublin County Council will cost approximately €15 – €35. This amount is not exact and is only given as an indication of the approximate cost for someone who is considering this option.
Tallaght Taxis – U3 Firhouse Chambers, Firhouse Tallaght,
Tel: +353 (0)1 4599444
Take the Red Line from Connolly Station, via Jervis Street and Heuston Station to The Square, Tallaght.
The Loc8 code for The Civic, Tallaght is NR3-87-LZ7 (http://www.myloc8ion.com/index.php/maps/conf_page5/?f=4668&b=9802483103&g=3&e=2&p=NR3-87-LZ7)
In Latitude & Longitude: 53°17’22” N, 6°22’20” W or in decimal degrees: +53.28964, -6.37238