Plan your Visit

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By Bus

No. 16 (Santry to Ballinteer via City Centre)

No. 16A (Santry to Grange Road via City Centre & further 10mins walk up Grange Road)

No. 116 (From DCU to Marlay via Drumcondra, Leeson Street & Dundrum)

No. 161 (via Nutgrove, Rathfarnham) - see Dublin Bus website for further details

By Car

Marlay Park is adjacent to the M50. Take exit 12 (3.5km to Park entrance on R113) or exit 13 (2km to Park entrance on R113).

From the City Centre head South on the N81 to Terenure. Change to the R114 and continue on to Rathfarnham. At Rathfarnham turn right onto Grange Road which leads on to the R113.

Sporting Facilities
Extensive Walking Paths/ Woodland Trails

Start/end point for Wicklow Way


5 Grass surface GAA pitches

5 Grass surface Soccer pitches (currently) - Full size

Dressing Rooms

Hosts weekly park runs

Tennis Courts – public use

Cricket ground

Marlay Golf Course (currently closed)
General Facilities
Opening Hours
Times vary month to month:
September 9am - 8pm

October 9am - 6pm

November - January 9am - 5pm

February - March 9am - 6pm

April 9am - 9pm

May - August 9am - 10pm