How To Get There
By Road: 46 km north of Dublin. Take Junction 7 off the M1, (Dublin – Belfast motorway), follow R132 to Julianstown take R150 to Laytown. Get your route on AA Route planner. This year there are 4 Free Parking areas on race day (6th September 2018) A free shuttle bus service will run from these parking areas to the race field before and after racing.
By Rail: There are regular train services from Drogheda and Dublin (Connolly Station) to Laytown Station. There are shuttle busses on race day from Laytown station to the course. Or it is a 10 min walk from station to the races.
Race day train timetable:
Outward Dep Dublin Connolly @ 13.36 Arr Laytown @ 14.23
Return Dep Laytown @ 20.11 Arr Dublin Connolly @ 21.00 Or Dep Laytown @ 22.11 Arr Dublin Connolly @ 23.00 Visit Irish Rail for full train timetables.
A free courtesy bus service will run from Laytown Train Station/Laytown Park to the Race Field.
This service will run throughout the day returning to Laytown Railway Station/Laytown Park 1/2 hour after the last race.
By Bus: Matthews Coaches depart from Dublin, Cumberland Street North, in the direction of Bettystown 1:00pm to Laytown return from Laytown, 5:40pm to Dublin, Cumberland Street North. Visit Matthews Bus website for up to date information
Bus Eireann:- depart Drogheda 12.55pm to Laytown return from Bettystown square 6:00pm, 7:00pm and 8:00pm. Visit Bus Eireann for up to date information.