Dates : Wednesday 5th April 2023 until Thursday 6th April 2023


Venue : Royal Dublin Society, Merrion Road (R118), Dublin

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How to get there :

By Car :

Dublin City Centre is approximately a twelve-minute drive from The RDS. For traffic information updates around Dublin and city centre visit  AA roadwatch.

The RDS is located on Merrion Road (R118) which is a main artery into Dublin city centre. The RDS is within easy reach of the M50 north and south bound. There is ample parking available onsite at the RDS.

By Bus :

The RDS is serviced locally by Dublin Bus from Dublin City Centre, with a number of routes:

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.

For further information on local Dublin Bus routes visit 

By Train :

InterCity Rail services run from 2 different Dublin stations: Heuston Station and Connolly Station:

  • Heuston Station has trains to and from to Ballina, Westport, Galway, Limerick, Tralee, Cork, Waterford, Portlaoise and Kildare
  • Connolly Station has trains to/from Belfast, Sligo, Dundalk, Kildare, Longford and Rosslare Europort. The Luas Red Line links the two stations door to door

Heuston Station/Connolly Station to RDS: please visit Transport for Ireland for options.

The RDS is linked to the train stations by the DART at Connolly Station. Connolly Station is linked by the DART service to Lansdowne Station and Sandymount Station both of which are approximately a 5-minute walk from the RDS.


Schedule :

Wed 6pm : Irish Championship Day 1 (€250)

Thu 12pm : Irish Championship Day 2


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