How To Get Here

 

Directions to Wexford by Road

Wexford town is just a fifteen minute drive from the Europort at Rosslare Harbour and is well sign posted from the Port.

If you are travelling from Dublin Airport you can avoid the City centre by two routes.

Route 1: Follow the M50 Southbound and join the N11 heading towards Wexford/Rosslare.

Route 2: Follow the signs for the City Centre and take the route for the Port Tunnel, follow signs for the East Link Bridge and the N11.

Continue on the N11 and at the Gorey by pass you can choose to stay on the N11 and travel through Ferns and Enniscorthy and to Wexford via Ferrycarrig Bridge or you can exit on Exit 23 to R741 and follow the signs for Ballycanew and this route will bring you into Wexford Town via Wexford Bridge.

Directions to Wexford Opera House from New Ross. From the South and West

After travelling through New Ross, continue along the N25 towards Wexford. As you are entering Wexford, you will approach the New Ross Roundabout. Take the second exit onto the R769, signposted for Wexford. Continue along this road past Wexford Hospital. Continue through two sets of traffic lights, and down Hill Street, which is on your left.

At the end of Hill Street there is a small roundabout, take the exit to the right. There is a one way system in operation from here. Continue left past the Petrol Station, turn right and continue on past Dunne’s Stores (will be on your right). Again you are approaching a roundabout, continue through the traffic lights, to the left and continue along the quay with the water on your left.

As you continue along the quay, you will approach the first pedestrian crossing, turn right here. Continue straight through the bullring and into Cornmarket. Turn right at the roundabout for parking in Whites Hotel underground car park or left and immediately right and left at the T-junction to bring you to Row Street Church car park.

Please note that there is limited car access to High Street except for set-down outside Wexford Opera House.

Directions to Wexford Opera House from Wexford Bridge

When you drive across Wexford Bridge turn left at traffic lights and continue along the quay. At the first pedestrian crossing, (at Bank of Ireland) turn right. Continue straight through the Bullring crossing the Main Street and up into Cornmarket. Turn right at the roundabout for Parking in Whites Hotel under ground Car Park or left and immediately right to bring you to Rowe Street Church Car Park.

Please note there is limited Car access to High Street except for set down outside Wexford Opera House.

Directions to Wexford Opera House from the N11

Take the N11 Road from Dublin going through Gorey, Camolin, Ferns, and Enniscorthy. As you enter Enniscorthy take the 2nd Exit off the Roundabout Signposted Wexford/Rosslare. Follow the one way system left over the bridge, and then turn right off the bridge. Continue straight ahead along the main N11 road towards Rosslare.

Continue on past Ferrycarrig Hotel (on your left as you approach the outskirts of Wexford town). Take the first exit on the Quality Hotel roundabout. Continue along this road past Wexford Hospital. Continue through two sets of traffic lights, and down Hill Street, which is on your left.

At the end of Hill Street there is a small roundabout, take the exit to the right. There is a one way system in operation from here. Continue left past the Petrol Station, turn right and continue on past Dunne’s Stores (will be on your right). Again you are approaching a roundabout, continue through the traffic lights, to the left and continue along the quay with the water on your left.

As you continue along the quay, you will approach the first pedestrian crossing, turn right here. Continue straight through the bullring and into Cornmarket. Turn right at the roundabout for Parking in Whites Hotel under ground Car Park or left and immediately right to bring you to Rowe Street Church Car Park.

Please note there is limited Car access to High Street except for set down outside Wexford Opera House.

Bus

Bus Eireann operates regular services from all over Ireland. Visit www.buseireann.ie or phone +353 1836 6111 for further details.

Wexford Bus operates a direct service from Dublin Airport to Wexford. Visit www.wexfordbus.com or phone +353 53 91 42742 for further details.

Rail

Wexford is two-and-half hours from Dublin by train. If you are travelling into Dublin Airport there is a connecting coach service from the Airport to Busáras, the central bus station, which is very close to Connolly Station
Visit www.irishrail.ie for further details.

Air

Ireland attracts many visitors from abroad and most major airlines operate regular services to Waterford, Dublin, Cork and Shannon including Flybe, Ryanair and British Midland (BMI).

Sea

Wexford is situated on the south east coast of Ireland and only fifteen minutes drive from Rosslare Europort. Stena Line operates daily sailings between Rosslare Harbour and Fishguard, and between Dun Laoghaire (two hours north of Wexford) and Hollyhead.

Telephone +441233 647022 or visit www.stenaline.com for details.

Irish Ferries also operate a route between Rosslare and Pembroke.

Visit www.irishferries.com