Directions to Howth Castle

10“riverrun, past Eve and Adams, from swerve of shore to bend of bay, brings us by a commodius vicus of recirculation back to Howth Castle and Environs.”

The opening sentence of James Joyce’s Finnegan’s Wake, which was featured on every old Irish £10 note, gives accurate if not very useful directions to the Castle.

By Train
From Howth DART station entrance, go to the right and after 200 meters cross the road. Follow the signs for the Transport Museum or the Deer Park Hotel.

From City Centre

Head out past Connolly station and go through Fairview and follow the coast road to Howth. We are on the right-hand side of the road before the dart station.
Howth Castle
Howth
Co. Dublin

Follow the signs for the Transport Museum or the Deer Park Hotel.

From M50:
Head Northbound, continue straight past the M1/Airport exit. Proceed down the N32 until you reach the Malahide Road junction. Total fitness Gym will be on the far side of the road on the right hand side corner. Continue straight into Clare Hall. Drive straight until you reach a T junction with the Coast Road. Turn right and follow this road to the junction at Sutton Cross.

Turn left at Sutton Cross and follow the road out to Howth. We are on the right-hand side of the road before the dart station.

Follow the signs for the Transport Museum or the Deer Park Hotel.