The Grand Hotel is very well situated for all transportation requirements.
We are close to Dublin Airport, M50/M1 and have a full range of other transport alternatives for our guests.

EV Charging

There are four Electric Vehicle (EV) chargers at the Grand Hotel, each offering a 22kW charge.

They are located opposite the main entrance and offer a quick and convenient charging solution for our guests.

The EV Charging facility is operated by GoCharge.


Rent a car for as little as half an hour

Fuel is covered as part of your GoCar membership. Each car has a fuel card in it you can use to top the car up when it’s running low.

Insurance is included! No need to worry about extortionate insurance policies. With GoCar you’re covered!

Parking in Dublin City is FREE! GoCars can park for free of charge in any Dublin City Council on street Pay & Display spaces.

Rail DART (Dublin Area Rapid Transport)

DART (Dublin Area rapid transport) runs from Malahide Station to all city centre stations and to all stops to Bray. (210m, out Hotel gate, through traffic lights, on the right, after Church) A live timetable is available also available for the DART.

Dublin Bus

The most frequent bus service is the 42. It departs from the centre of the village to Eden Quay in the city centre. (200m, out Hotel gate, through traffic lights, on the left, opposite church)

The 32 service departs from near the Tennis Club. It takes the Coastal route to Lower Abbey in the city centre. (50m, out Hotel gate, at Tennis Club on right)

The 102 bus service runs from Dublin International Airport to Malahide. This service extends as far as Sutton DART Station.

Timetables for Dublin Bus can be found at You can also download the Dublin Bus App here to find up-to-date information on when the next bus will arrive.


There are a number of taxi services operating from Malahide. We recommend you book your taxi the night before departure in order to avoid possible delays. Reception would be delighted to make bookings for you. Some useful numbers are:

Dial-a-Cab (1800 406 806)
NCR (01 677 2222)

Hiring a taxi is also now made easy by mobile. If you’re getting around Dublin, the most popular taxi app to download here in Ireland is MyTaxi.

You can download the FreeNow app here on iOS, Android, Windows and Blackberry phones.


The Hotel is situated conveniently to Dublin International Airport. If you are using the airport here are some useful contact numbers.

Dublin Airport Information – +353 1 814 1111
Aer Lingus – +353 1 886 8505
Air France – +353 1 605 0383
American Airlines – +353 1 602 0550
British Airways – 1890 62 67 47
Delta – 1850 88 20 31
Ryanair – 0818 30 30 30
You can also find information on Dublin Airport’s own website here.

Bicycle Hire

If you want to take a bicycle ride around the town or explore further afield on one of the many recommended routes, you can hire a bicycle in Malahide. Ask for the Hotel discount!

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Grand Hotel
County Dublin
K36 XT65