Croke Park Stadium is situated in a residential area that has limited parking and local residents have the right to expect priority on this parking. The area is monitored every event day by Dublin City Council Parking Enforcement and illegally parked cars may be clamped or towed away.
Patrons and visitors are encouraged to use public transport options - Bus, Rail, DART and LUAS - all bring you to within 15 minutes walk, or less, from the stadium. Full details are available here.
Travelling via the Port Tunnel
Port Tunnel users are advised that all vehicles (other than cars) must use Alfie Byrne Road travelling to or from Croke Park. Please follow Electronic Message Signs located at Poplar Row and East Wall Road. View the route here
Clonliffe College Car Park
The Clonliffe College car park is situated 5 minutes from Croke Park Stadium. Parking is available for just €10 on match days. The car park has 2000 spaces which include 100 disabled spaces and is accessible via Drumcondra Road Lower.
O’Connell Schools’ Supervised Car Park, North Circular Road
Holds 300 cars and is open for 2 hours before all events and 1 hour after events. (3 hours before concerts). The cost is €10 for all Championship Matches/Concerts, €8 for League Games, €5 for School Finals and Intermediate/Junior Finals.
Park in City Centre Car Parks from €5
All day parking on event days is available at Park Rite locations across the city centre for €5 for match day patrons upon production of your match ticket.
Click here for further details of carparks and to pre-book online
Park for up to 24 hours on match-day in Q-Park Clerys for only €8. Or park in Q-Park Usher’s Quay for €4 upon presentation of a match day ticket. The Match-Day offer is for GAA matches only and does not cover concerts or other events in Croke Park.
Click here for details of Q Park car parks
Mater Hospital Car Park
The Mater Hospital car park at Eccles Street, Dublin 7 provides match rates by pre booking only at www.materparking.ie Click here for directions
Other Nearby Car Parks
Hedigans (The Bryan Boru) - 5 Prospect Rd, Dublin 9. €2 per hour. No day rate available (minimum €2).
Regency Airport Hotel - Swords Rd, Whitehall, €1 first hour, €2 per hour thereafter. Max €10 daily.
Smithfield Market Car Park - New Church Street Dublin 7. €2.40 per hour or €12 per day.
Red Cow Park & Ride - Red Cow, Dublin 22. €4 per day.
Cheeverstown Park & Ride - Citywest, Saggart, Co. Dublin. €4 per day.
Carrickmines Park & Ride - Carrickmines Dublin 18. €2 per day.
National Museum of Ireland - Collins Barracks, Benburb St, Dublin 7. €2 for 3 hours or €4 per day.
Phoenix Park Train Station - Navan Road, Dublin 15. €4 per day.
There is on street coach parking on the Alfie Byrne Road on the south side of Croke Park. There are two advised routes for coaches travelling to and from this coach parking area:
1. M.50 and via the Port tunnel
2. M11 via the East Link Bridge
Match day patrons can disembark on the Alfie Byrne Road and coaches should remain there until the return of their passengers after the event finishes.
There is also a limited coach parking facility at Western Way (off the Phibsboro Road). Parking for coaches here is on a first come first served basis.
Coach drivers please note, it is not possible for coaches to drop off/pick up passengers on any of the main arterial routes around the stadium and this is strictly enforced by the Garda Traffic Corps on event days.
For Cusack Stand events, parking is available in the outer Cusack Car Park, located to the rear of the stand. Access is via St. Joseph's Avenue, off Clonliffe Road. For Hogan/Davin Stand events, parking is available in the Canal Car Park. This is located off the North Circular Road and accessed via St. Margaret's Avenue (first left after Gills Pub on the corner of North Circular Road and Russell Street). Pedestrian access is from the car park onto Jones' Road to the main entrance for the Hogan Stand.
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