• Date
  • Location Croke Park Jones' Rd Drumcondra Dublin 3 Ireland

Investec Champions Cup Semi Final

Leinster Rugby v Northampton Saints

Venue: Croke Park

Date: 4th May

Start time: 17:30

Note the Dart Rail Disruptions below

Transport Options – Getting to and from Croke Park 

NOTE: May Bank Holiday weekend 2024 Dublin – rail services closure Grand Canal Dock and Bray – Transport for Ireland

The bus service in place for the Leinster Rugby Fixture will pick up from Bray and Dun Laoghsire train stations and drop customers to the Grand Canal Dock Hotel which is a short walk to Grand Canal Dock Station.

Getting There

Croke Park is a 16 minutes (1.3km) walk from Connolly Red Line Luas stop. The stadium is also just 15 minutes (1km) walk from both Parnell and Marlborough Green Line Luas stops.

Use the TFI journey Planner / TFI Live App to plan your route.

For further information visit Luas.ie

Events include:

  • Saturday 25th May Dublin vs. Roscommon 
  • Saturday 1st / Sunday 2nd June Christy Ring, Lory Meagher and Nickey Rackard Finals
  • Saturday 8th June Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Final; Joe McDonagh Final
  • Sunday 23rd June Tailteann Cup Semi-Finals
  • Saturday 29th June All-Ireland GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Finals
  • Sunday 30th June All-Ireland GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Finals
  • Saturday 6th July All-Ireland GAA Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final
  • Sunday 7th July All-Ireland GAA Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final
  • Saturday 13th JulyAll-Ireland GAA Senior Football Championship Semi-Final & Tailteann Cup Final
  • Sunday 14th July All-Ireland GAA Senior Football Championship Semi-Final & Junior Football Final
  • Sunday 21st July  All-Ireland GAA Senior Hurling Championship Final
  • Sunday 28th July  All-Ireland GAA Senior Football Championship Final
  • Saturday 17th August  ACDC
  • Thursday 29th, Friday 30th August & Sunday 1st, Monday 2nd September Coldplay
Bus Route Diversion Plan:

Post Concerts and Matches  temporarily closure of Drumcondra both directions. Exact times to be confirmed on the respective days.

Routes 1, 11, 13, 16, 33, 41/a/b/c, 44

Outbound Normal route to Dorset Street then divert via Whitworth Road to Prospect Road, Prospect Way, Botanic Road, Mobhi Road, (11 &13 resume normal route) turn at Ballymun Road Triangle to Griffith Avenue to Swords Road and normal route.

Inbound Normal route to Swords Road (1, 16, 33, 41/a/b/c) then divert to Griffith Avenue, Mobhi Road (11, 13) Botanic Road, Whitworth Road to Dorset Street and normal route.

Dublin Bus

Dublin Bus offers a high-frequency, accessible and easy to use service from all over Dublin.

Croke Park, Jones’ Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 3

Buses to the Venue include and are not limited to (timetables may vary for weekday / Saturday/Sunday/Public Holidays or on Match/concert days):

  • 1, 6, 7, 7a, 11, 13, 15, 1,6 27, 27a, 27b,
  • 33, 40, 40b, 40d, 40e, 41b, 41c, 41d,
  • 42, 43, 44, 53a, 122, 123, 130

Bus Éireann

Bus Eireann will operate routes nationwide into Dublin.

Use the TFI journey Planner / TFI Live App to plan your route.

The closest railway station is Drumcondra at the intersection of Drumcondra Road (N1) and Clonliffe Road, a 5 minute walk from the stadium.

The closest DART stations are Connolly and Clontarf.
Connolly is a 15-20 minute walk and Clontarf a 20-25 minute walk to the stadium. The closest LUAS & Intercity Rail stop is also at Connolly Station.

Travel to Heuston and Connolly Train stations from across the country.

Use the TFI journey Planner / TFI Live App to plan your route from the train station (by bus, tram, walk, cycle or taxi)

City Centre Car Parks, also check out Park and Ride at LUAS Stops on the Green Line or Red Line

Croke Park, Jones’ Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 3

You can take a taxi to Croke Park.

If you are travelling from the city centre it can take anywhere between 10 and 19 minutes, depending on traffic.

Use the Taxi Fare Estimator to determine your cost.

The Dublinbikes.ie share scheme have stations close to Croke Park, the closest one is located on the North Circular Road. Visit the dublinbikes website  to find out all the details.

For walking details visit our online TFI Journey Planner and filter ‘Trip Options’ to Walking.

Croke Park Jones' Rd Drumcondra Dublin 3 Ireland