Easter Arrangements 2016

Published on Tuesday, March 01, 2016

We wish to advise customers of the following Easter Weekend bus service arrangements and diversions.

Please note in order to facilitate the building of viewing stands, O'Connell Street will be closed to traffic from Friday 25th to Monday 28th March 2016. Our services which normally operate via O'Connell Street will operate via Parnell Street, Gardiner Street, South Quays/Eden Quay and return to their normal routing at D'Olier Street/Westmoreland Street. See O'Connell Street closure for detailed diversions.

Good Friday 25th March
A normal weekday service will operate on all routes with the exception of the routes listed below and diversions will be in place due to the closure of O'Connell Street.

Routes 25x, 27x, 32x, 46e, 51x, 77x, 116, 118 & all Nitelink services will not operate.

A limited service will operate on the following routes:
Route 33x
Departures at 06:55 and 07:30 from Skerries
Departures at 17:00 and 18:00 from Custom House Quay
Route 41x
Departures at 07:50 from River Valley and 07:50 from Swords Manor via Glen Ellan
Departures at 17:00 and 17:30 from UCD to Swords Manor via River Valley
Route 51d
Departure at 07:45 from Clondalkin
Departure at 17:45 from Aston Quay
Route 66x
Departures at 07:25 and 07:55 from Straffan Road via Easton Road
Departures at 17:00 and 17:30 from UCD
Route 67x
Departures at 07:25 from Celbridge via Aghards Road and 07:50 via Main Street
Departures at 17:00 and 17:20 from UCD

The following departures will not operate on the routes below:
Route 84x
Departures at 10:30 and 13:30 from Newcastle and the 12:00 and 15:50 from College Street
will not operate.
Route 84
Departure at 17:30 from Newcastle will not operate.

Easter Saturday 26th March
There will be a normal Saturday service, a full Nitelink service will operate and diversions will be in place due to the closure of O'Connell Street. And remember even though the clocks will spring forward an hour this Sunday morning, you can still get your Nitelink home as normal.

Easter Sunday 27th March
There will be an enhanced Sunday service and there will be no Nitelink service. In addition to the closure of O'Connell Street there will be temporary bus diversions and temporary termini in the City Centre to facilitate the Easter Commemoration Parade until approximately 18:00hrs.

Please note Real Time Information will be unavailable on our website and via our apps from 06:00hrs to approximately 18:00hrs.

Easter Monday 28th March
There will be an enhanced Sunday service, no Nitelink service and diversions will be in place due to the closure of O'Connell Street.

Customers can also get updates on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @dublinbusnews or call our customer service line on (01) 8734222, lines open from 08:30 - 18:00hrs  (Monday to Saturday excluding bank holidays).

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