From the city centre:

By train: Take the DART southbound towards Bray or Greystones. (Journey time approx: 45 mins)

The Rosslare Europort also stops at Bray station.

By bus: Take the 145 bus from Ormond Quay or Heuston station to Bray main street.

You can take the 155 from the Parnell Monument on O’ Connell Street (journey time by bus approximately 60-70 minutes)

By car from all directions:

Take the M50 to junction 5 Bray North. Turn right at the roundabout after the slip road and continue straight for Bray main street.


Bray Town Hall is located in the main street. (Upstairs in the McDonalds building. Entrance at the side of the building)

St Cronan’s National School is 5 minutes after Bray Town Hall. Veer left at McDonald’s, and take a left off Vevay road.

The Harbour Bar is located at Bray Harbour. Coming into the town, take a sharp left after the bridge, then when you pass under the railway bridge take an immediate left for the bar. Or veer right to park in the nearest car park on the seafront.

The Strand Hotel is on the seafront. Follow directions for the Harbour Bar, but instead of turning left, follow the road around to the right and continue towards Bray Head. You will see the Strand Hotel on the right-hand side of the road. There is a car park just beyond the hotel.

Street Parking and parking on the seafront is €1 per hour in Bray, but be warned street parking can be difficult to find!

The Mermaid Arts Centre car park is €2 per hour. However, the underground car park is free in the evening for theatre goers.

Ticket wardens are very prompt in the area, so do not let your parking expire!