PLAN YOUR VISIT
Dates & Opening Hours
Wed 6th-Sun 10th Dec 2023
Hours to be confirmed
2023 Prices to be confirmed
We offer a complimentary gift-wrapping service for purchases made at the show.
There will also be a complimentary cloakroom at the Fair.
Car parking will be available in the Simmonscourt Arena Car Park on Simmonscourt Road.
There is a free shuttlebus service available to take you to the entrance of the Fair and back to the car park when you have finished your visit.
The RDS is serviced by several bus routes nationally (see Bus Éireann) and locally by Dublin Bus. The direct Dublin Bus routes to RDS Ballsbridge from Nassau Street outside Trinity College:
4 From Harristown To Monkstown Avenue via Ballsbridge (Anglesea Rd.)7 From Mountjoy Sq. Towards Loughlinstown/ Cherrywood via Ballsbridge (Anglesea Rd.)18 From Palmerstown (Old Lucan Rd.) Towards Sandymount via Ballsbridge (Anglesea Rd.)7a From Mountjoy Sq. Towards Loughlinstown 27X From UCD Belfield To Clare Hall Via RDS Ballsbridge
There are also multiple routes serviced to and from the nearby Donnybrook Road, Bus Garage on the N11 which is only 10 minutes walking distance from the RDS. They are 46a, 145, 32x, 39a, 41x, 7b, 51x, 66x and 67x