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#Port Tunnel

# port-tunnel - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Heavy traffic in Dublin as lanes blocked on M50 and truck overturned near Port Tunnel

Delays should be expected in the area.

# port-tunnel - Monday 25 February, 2019

Motorcyclist killed in crash near Dublin's Port Tunnel

The collision happened at 10am this morning.

# port-tunnel - Saturday 12 January, 2019

'Yellow Vest' protesters attempt to block traffic near Port Tunnel in Dublin

Around 70 demonstrators marched through the capital this afternoon.

# port-tunnel - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Port Tunnel reopens after being blocked by 'yellow vest' protesters

The tunnel has since reopened.

# port-tunnel - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Severe traffic at Dublin's Port Tunnel as motorists face rain and gridlock

Motorists have been advised to avoid the area.

# port-tunnel - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Dublin Port Tunnel closed in both directions after 'incident' involving HGV

Motorists are being urged to plan alternative travel.

# port-tunnel - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Dublin Port Tunnel fully reopens following two truck crash

The crash caused major traffic disruption across the city this morning.

# port-tunnel - Friday 5 January, 2018

HGV ban lifted for Dublin city as Port Tunnel lanes closed

Removal of debris has led to the closure of the northbound bore of the tunnel.

# port-tunnel - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Port Tunnel reopened after oil tanker breaks down

The tunnel was closed in one direction earlier today.

# port-tunnel - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

A truck on fire in Dublin's Port Tunnel has been brought under control

No injuries have been reported.

# port-tunnel - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Speed cameras in Port Tunnel catching 250 drivers on a monthly basis

The average speed cameras at the tunnel came into force in May.

# port-tunnel - Friday 23 June, 2017

Port Tunnel: Gardaí catch same vehicle speeding 3 times in 19 day-period

The highest speed recorded by the Port Tunnel’s new speed cameras is 132 km/h.

# port-tunnel - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Speed cameras in Port Tunnel going live from midnight

The fixed charge penalty for speeding currently is an €80 fine and three penalty points.

# port-tunnel - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Traffic restrictions in Dublin as Port Tunnel run takes place

If you’re making plans for today don’t forget – the clocks go forward too.

# port-tunnel - Friday 6 January, 2017

Dublin's Port Tunnel is getting a new system to catch people speeding

The cameras calculate car speed based on how long it takes motorists to get through the tunnel.

# port-tunnel - Friday 9 September, 2016

Baby boy delivered in Dublin Port Tunnel

Members of Swords ambulance crews assisted in the delivery.

# port-tunnel - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Traffic gridlock in Dublin on hottest day as Port Tunnel closes and bus breaks down

One side of the tunnel has reopened as delays of up to an hour were reported.

# port-tunnel - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Groundbreaking new 'speed over distance' speed cameras for Port Tunnel

With the new system drivers will be clocked at both ends of the tunnel.

# port-tunnel - Monday 4 April, 2016

Port Tunnel closed as truck catches fire

The closure is affecting traffic around Dublin.

# port-tunnel - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Dublin Bus drivers to ditch Port Tunnel if they can't listen to their radios

Last week Dublin Bus announced “zero tolerance” measures which will see drivers disciplined for using electronic devices, including FM radios, while driving.

# port-tunnel - Monday 18 January, 2016

Now two more radio stations are taking legal action against the operators of the Port Tunnel

Classic Hits 4FM and Sunshine 106.8 have joined the action being taken by Radio NOVA.

# port-tunnel - Monday 21 December, 2015

There's a full on row about who can play on the radio inside the Port Tunnel

Radio Nova says it’s unfair that motorists can’t get their station.

# port-tunnel - Friday 18 September, 2015

The Port Tunnel has reopened after a vehicle went on fire this morning

The tunnel was closed since around 7am.

# port-tunnel - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

# port-tunnel - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

'No tolls': Jack Lynch Tunnel to be outsourced, but it WILL remain free to use

The National Roads Authority is to outsource its running to the same company that operates the tolled Port Tunnel in Dublin.

# port-tunnel - Monday 20 October, 2014

Truck drivers plan further traffic chaos, and one Minister isn't very happy about it

The Irish Road Haulage Association has called on the Government to address their concerns over road tax.

# port-tunnel - Friday 23 May, 2014

Swan emergency over, Dublin Port Tunnel reopens to traffic

Everyone back to work…

# port-tunnel - Friday 1 November, 2013

Biggest lorries banned from Ireland’s roads from today

From now on, no vehicles more than 4.65 metres tall will be allowed on the roads.

# port-tunnel - Thursday 17 October, 2013

M1 slip road approaching Port Tunnel closed due to overturned truck

The road will reopen at 4pm and gardaí said road users should use an alternative route.

# port-tunnel - Thursday 19 May, 2011

GARDAÍ ARE ADVISING that travel through the East Link toll bridge will be free in both directions from 5:30pm to 7:30pm this evening, as a traffic-calming measure in light of the special arrangements being made for the visit of Queen Elizabeth to an event in the National Convention Centre this evening. Travel through the Dublin Port Tunnel is also free Northbound between 4pm and 9pm in light of the traffic measures.