Abnormal Loads at the Dublin Tunnel
Requirements
  • Any vehicle in excess of 2.90 meters wide and/or in excess of 25.00 meters in length

  • MAXIMUM VEHICLE HEIGHT OF 4.65 meters APPLIES TO ALL BOOKINGS.

  • A minimum of 24 hours notice is required.

 

How to make a booking

  • Call the Control Room on +353 1 884 8445 

Booking conditions 

  • Bookings will only be accepted for movement between the hours of 21:00 – 05:00

  • Bookings must be confirmed by Control Room Staff

  • Hauliers MUST provide their own escort vehicle/s which in turn will be escorted by a Dublin Tunnel Authorised Officer.

 

  • On full tunnel closure nights, Southbound (M1/M50 – Port) movements are not permitted. There is limited availability for Northbound (Port – M1/M50) movements. In the case of one lane being closed in either direction, there will be no availability in the affected direction.

 

MAXIMUM VEHICLE HEIGHT OF 4.65M APPLIES TO ALL BOOKINGS.

 

Please note that there may be occasions where it is necessary to cancel or postpone a booking due to unforeseen circumstances and/or operational reasons. We will endeavour to advise in a prompt manner and appreciate your cooperation should this occur.

Failure to follow abnormal load booking requirements may result in the Authorised Officer/Operator issuing a warning/banning notice to the haulier. Where an authorised abnormal load approaches the tunnel and attempts to gain unlawful entry, offenders WILL be prosecuted.

Dublin Tunnel Control Building

East Wall Road, Dublin D03 NH33 Ireland 

Phone: (01) 884 8442 | Email: customer.service@erto.ie

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