Road closures and re-opening times 2023

ROAD RE-OPENING SCHEDULE (times are approximate)

Road closures begin at 05:00 on St Patrick’s Street and adjoining streets.
If not other indicated, all other closures are put in place from 07:30am.

ROAD RE-OPENING SCHEDULE (times are approximate.)
Road closures begin at 05:00 hrs. on St. Patrick’s Street and adjoining streets. All other closures are put in place from 07:30 hrs.
CITY CENTER.St Patrick’s Street.05.00 – 18.00 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.North Main Street.07.30 -16.00 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Adelaide Street.07.30 -16.00 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Kyle’s Street.07.30 -16.00 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Castle Street.07.30 -16.00 hrs.
CITY CENTER.Liberty Street (to NMS).07.30 -16.00 hrs.
CITY CENTER.Washington Street.Inbound one lane. Outbound closed 08.00 -10.00 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Western Road.Stop/Go between Washington Street and Victoria Cross. One lane only 08:30 hrs. – 09:30 hrs.
CITY CENTER.Grand Parade.07:30 -10.30 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.South Mall.07:30 -10.30 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Parnell Place.Until 10.30 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Merchant’s Quay.Until 10.30 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Lavitt’s Quay.Until 10.30 hrs. 
CITY CENTER.Coal Quay.Inbound only until 16:00 hrs.
CITY CENTER.Kyrl’s Quay.Inbound only until 16:00hrs
CITY CENTER.North Mall.Inbound only until 16:00 hrs.
CITY CENTER.North Gate Bridge.Inbound only until 16:00 hrs.
CITY CENTER.Pope’s Quay.Restricted until 10.30 hrs.
CITY CENTER.Carroll’s Quay.Until 12:00 hrs.
CITY CENTER.North Mall.Inbound only all day.
BLACKPOOL.Blackpool Village.Until 10.30 hrs. 
BLACKPOOL.Bypass into City via Carroll’sQuay.Until 11.30 hrs. 
EAST QUAYS.St Patrick’s  Quay,  Horgan’sQuay & Water Street.Until 12.00 hrs. 
TIVOLI & GLANMIRE.Dunkettle Roundabout and Interchange.Until 13.00 hrs. 
TIVOLI & GLANMIRE.Lower Glanmire Road.Until 13.00 hrs. 
TIVOLI & GLANMIRE.Silversprings Dual Carriageway – INBOUND.Until 13.00 hrs. 
TIVOLI & GLANMIRE.Silversprings DualCarriageway – OUTBOUND.OPEN
TUNNEL.Jack Lynch Tunnel.OPEN All DayContra-flow until 12:00 hrs. Re-opened from 13:00 hrs.
SOUTH RING ROAD.South  Ring   Road,   MahonInterchange, northbound.One   lane   until13.00 hrs. 
MAHON.Skehard Road – east.Until 13.00 hrs. 
BLACKROCK.Castle Road.Until 13:00 hrs. – restricted access for residents only
City.Centre Park Road.Until 13.00 hrs. 
City.Victoria Road.Until 13.00 hrs. 
City.Monerea Tc/Albert Road.Until 13.00 hrs. 
START OF HALF MARATHON.Monahan’s Road.Closed 08.00 -12.00 hrs. Restricted access fromVictoria Road.
SOUTH CITY LINK.Albert Street.Until 13.00 hrs. 
South City Link Road.OPEN All Day contra-flow until 13.30 hrs. 
TURNER’S CROSS.No traffic at junctionUntil 13.30 hrs.
Access to Christ the King Church from Douglas direction is via Cross Douglas Road and Capwell Road car park. Restricted access from Evergreen Road.
BALLYPHEHANE/THE LOUGH and Surrounding areas.General – please see map forroutes for local traffic.Until 14:30 hrs.
Curragh Road, Tramore Roadand Lower Friars Walk.10:00  – 31.30 hrs.
Connolly Road – full length.10:00 – 14:00 hrs. 
Pearse Road, local traffic only. Stop/Go at Connolly Road and Pouladuff Road. EXPECT DELAYS between 10.30-13.30 hrs.10:00 – 14:00 hrs.
Tory Top Road.  Stop/Go atroundabout. EXPECT DELAYS between 10.30 -13.30 hrs.10:00 – 14:00 hrs.
Tory Top Park, McDermott Place.10.30 -14:00 hrs.
HARTLAND’S Avenue.10.30 -14:00 hrs.
MAGAZINE Road.From junction with Dorgan’sRoad to St Francis’ Avenue.10.30 -14:30 hrs.
COLLEGE Road.From junction with St Francis’ Avenue to Orchard Road. Access to BONS SECOURS HOSPITAL is via Glasheen Road and Highfield Avenueor from city side.10.30-14:30 hrs.
ORCHARD Road.10.30 -14.30 hrs.
GLASHEEN Road.OPEN but with Stop/Go atDorgan’s Road junction.
WILTON Road.Local traffic only. Avoid and use Sarsfield Road and CityLink for access to the city.Until 14.30 hrs.
Access to Holy Ghost Churchfrom Highfield Avenue and Sarsfield Roundabout.
FARRANLEA ROAD & District.Garda-assisted traffic only.10.30 -14.30 hrs.
Access to RONDEVUE BAR from Dennehy’s Cross direction only with restricted access to parking. Please wait for STEWARD’Sinstructions.
MODEL FARM Road.General. NO TRAFFIC from junction of Farranlea Park toMinster’s Cross.10:00 – 14:30 hrs.
Dennehy’s Cross to HighfieldAvenue – local access only.10.30 -14:30 hrs.
Limited traffic   from   Rossa Avenueto MODEL FARM RESTAURANT.10.30 -14:30hrs.
Inchigaggin Lane.Access for residents only.Until 15:00 hrs.
CARRIGROHANE Road.Outbound traffic only.Until 15:00 hrs.
Stop/Go in operation at Inchigaggin Lane. EXPECT long tailbacks to Victoria Cross from 12.00-13.30 hrs.
WESTERN ROAD.Please avoid and use Sarsfield Road  and South City Link. EXPECT LONG DELAYS at Orchard Road/Farranlea Road and Victoria Cross, especially between 12.00 hrs. – 13.30 hrs.Until 15:00 hrs.
Mardyke Walk.Restricted access forresidents only.Until 15:00 hrs.

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