Luas

The Luas stop in Stillorgan is a 9 minute walk from The Beacon Hotel in Sandyford, South Dublin. If you wish to get on a Luas stop at Stephen's Green in Dublin city, there are approximately 11 stops en route to Stillorgan. The Luas is a very timely service, you will never be waiting a long time for the next Luas to arrive. When you purchase a single journey ticket, prices vary depending on how many zones you pass through. Stephen's Green in South Dublin is two zones away from the Stillorgan Luas stop nearest to The Beacon Hotel. The price for this ticket one way would be €2.40 and €1.00 for a child as per the Luas website. If you are travelling from Dundrum, you can expect a fare of €2.00 for an adult ticket and €1.00 per child. If you are travelling from Dublin city or any of the stops en route on a regular basis, you should avail of a LeapCard for cheaper journeys. For the Leapcard, you must tap on when you board the Luas and tap off when you get off to ensure you are charged correctly, if you fail to do so you will be charged two fares, one for each line. >>Check out Luas fares here<<

The Luas really does make the Beacon very accessible as it is a very regular service with no major traffic to contend with. 

Timetable: 

Green Line from St Stephen’s Green to Brides Glen is:           

Monday to Friday: 5.30am - 00.30am

Saturday: 6.30am -  00.30am

Sunday: 7.00am - 11.30pm

Bank Holidays: 7.00am - 11.30pm

Green Line the last tram from Brides Glen to St Stephen’s Green is:

Monday to Friday: Midnight 

Saturday: Midnight

Sunday: 11pm

Bank Holidays: 11pm

  • For peak travel times, the Luas operates every 4 -5 minutes, off peak trams operate every 10 - 15 minutes

Peak times: 

  • Monday - Friday: morning (7am-9am) and evening (4pm - 7pm)
    Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays: 11am - 8pm

Ticket Vending Machines:

  • Takes coins, notes, laser and credit cards and it does give change by coin only
  • You cannot buy annual tickets or taxsaver tickets through the ticket vending machines
  • You must have a valid ticket at all times on board the tram, there are ticket inspectors on board regularly

Park & ride car park at Stillorgan Luas stop:

  • Up to 4 hours pay €4 to park for Luas customers
  • Full day €4 to park for Luas customers

Important safety tips

  • Cross the Luas tracks using a pedestrian crossing
  • Always listen for horns and warning bells from approaching trams (headphones, earphones and mobile phones could distract you)
  • Take your time crossing
  • Be careful in wet & icy weather when crossing tram tracks
  • Please allow passengers to get off the tram before you get onto it

You can contact Luas customer care on 1850 300 604 for any further queries relating to the Luas or email info@luas.ie.

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