Is Dublin Ireland safe for tourists?

Is Dublin Ireland a safe place to visit? Just like any other popular European city, Dublin is as safe as it gets. Since it sees a lot of visitors during the year, you’ll have to expect pockpocketing and petty theft, but these threats can easily be avoided with a bit of precautions.

What is the best way to get around Dublin?

There’s the Luas tram system to get you out to the suburbs too as well as bicycle hire throughout the city! If you are here for a few days then the best value across bus and rail options is the Leap Visitor Card. Why not download the official Transport for Ireland Journey Planner to view all Dublin’s transport options.

Can I travel out of Dublin?

Under current public health guidelines, you can travel anywhere in Ireland. International travel for non-essential reasons has resumed. Some driving and transport services have been affected by the pandemic.

Can I travel to Ireland without Covid vaccine?

If you arrive in Ireland from a non-designated country without valid proof of either vaccination, recovery or a negative RT-PCR test result taken within 72 hours before your arrival, you must enter mandatory hotel quarantine.

Can you pay cash on Dublin buses?

Paying with cash: An exact fare system is operated by Dublin Bus and only coins (not notes) are accepted. No change is given. Prepaid tickets: You can also pay your fare with a prepaid ticket. Leap Cards: Leap Cards can be used on all Dublin Bus services, including Airlink, Xpresso and Nitelink.

How much do I tip in Ireland?

10-15%
It’s normal to leave between 10-15% of your bill as a tip after dining in Irish restaurants, bistros, caf├ęs or pubs. Leaving a tip higher than 15% of your bill after dining in Ireland is really only given for outstanding service.

Can you travel to Dublin from London?

Yes. UK residents have been legally allowed to travel for leisure to certain places from Monday 17 May, and from Monday 19 July Ireland has allowed British and US travellers, as well as EU visitors, into the country. All travellers to Ireland must fill out a Passenger Locator Form before arriving.