Keeping Balbriggan Moving

Balbriggan is centrally located between all of the major towns in North County Dublin.  We are just off the M1 motorway and all of our public transport is within walking distance of our hotels. So our town provides many convenient ways for travellers to get around. You are never very far from anywhere when in Balbriggan.


Dublin Airport

We are only 23 km, or 20 minutes north of  Dublin Airport and are just off the M1 motorway. If you prefer public transport Bus Eireann route 101 stops off right outside the airport door and takes you directly to the centre of Balbriggan. A number of Go-Ahead Ireland 33A timetabled buses now serve Dublin Airport. See Go-Ahead Ireland section below for more details.

Go-Ahead Ireland Bus

The Number 33A Go-Ahead Bus travels from Balbriggan / Skerries to Swords / Dublin Airport.


Bus Eireann

Bus Eireann Route 101 allows you to travel from the airport to Balbriggan with ease. This comfortable service operates via Dublin Airport at 20-minute intervals on weekdays. During the holidays Bus Éireann Nightrider Service provides a late night bus back to Balbriggan from the city centre.

Dublin Bus

The Number 33 Dublin Bus travels from Balbriggan to Dublin on the coastal route. It is a double-decker bus, showing views of the coast as you travel.

For timetable and locations click here.
To find out where to get this bus click here.

Go-Ahead Ireland Bus

The Number 33A Go-Ahead Bus travels from Balbriggan / Skerries to Swords / Dublin Airport.

Local Link

  • For timetable 192 – Balbriggan to Stamullen & Return click here.
  • For timetable 195 – Balbriggan to Ashbourne & Return click here.


Irish Rail

Irish Rail provides high-frequency services to travellers taking you all the way to Belfast in the North,  and south to Dublin City centre. Facilities include onboard train host, automatic PA and passenger information systems, air conditioning, bike compartment, luggage racks,  wheelchair seating areas, wheelchair accessible toilet facilities and onboard CCTV.


 Taxi or Private Car

Balbriggan is just 20 minutes to the airport by car. If you don’t have a car with you, our local taxi services operate from the centre of town.

  • G Cabs – operates from Railway Street. Tel: 01 841 7777
  • Bracken Cabs – operates from Drogheda St. Tel: 01 841 3111