City Sightseeing Dublin

Operated by City Sightseeing Dublin

WHAT YOUR TICKET INCLUDES?

  • 3 Great Routes -Explore more of Dublin With City Sightseeing Dublin
  • Use our Attractions Link to get from your hotel to the city
  • Visit all of Dublin’s Top Attractions
  • Tour departs every 15 minutes
  • Exclusive 15% online Discount on your Adult 48 hour Ticket
  • 2 kids go free with every Adult Ticket**
  • A fantastic inclusive 1916 walking tour*
  • Commentary in 8 languages
  • Amazing Live Guides on 70% of our tour buses
  • 2 for 1 meal deals in great Dublin restaurants
  • Free drink specials in top Dublin pubs and bars
  • Discounts at top Dublin attractions
  • €50 savings in top Dublin shops

TOUR OVERVIEW

Join the hop on hop off City Sightseeing Dublin Tour and let our witty live guides show you the best things to do in Dublin. Jump on board any red City Sightseeing Bus and enjoy the freedom to explore Europe’s friendliest city across three great routes. With your 24 or 48 hour hop on hop off City Sightseeing Dublin Tour ticket you can visit all of Dublin’s great attractions including its free museums and galleries, the Guinness Storehouse, Croke Park stadium and Kilmainham Gaol. The close proximity of Dublin’s main attractions means that hopping off at any stop offers lots of things to do. Use our Attractions Link for complimentary transport into the City centre from any of the hotels served, including The Intercontinental, Ballsbridge & Sandymount hotels. Your City Sightseeing Dublin ticket includes a wide range of extras and special offers across the city. Take up to 2 children free with every adult ticket, enjoy 2 for 1 meal deals at top Dublin restaurants and enjoy complimentary drinks along the way and so much more!

PRICE

Adult 24 hour ticket: €19.00
Adult 48 hour ticket: €18.70
Student/Senior 24 hour ticket: €17.00
Student/senior 48 hour ticket: €20.00

FREQUENCY

Red Route departs every 15 minutes
Blue Route departs every 30 minutes
Attractions Link departs every 30 minutes

SCHEDULE

Red & Blue route first departure 9am
Red & Blue route last departure 7pm
From 14 Upper O’Connell Street
Attractions Link first departure 10am
Attractions Link last departure 6pm
From Aviva Studium- Stop Y1
*While Dublin’s public transport system is upgraded we may experience delays on some service.

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WHAT YOUR TICKET INCLUDES?

  • 3 Great Routes -Explore more of Dublin With City Sightseeing Dublin
  • Use our Attractions Link to get from your hotel to the city
  • Visit all of Dublin’s Top Attractions
  • Tour departs every 15 minutes
  • Exclusive 15% online Discount on your Adult 48 hour Ticket
  • 2 kids go free with every Adult Ticket**
  • A fantastic inclusive 1916 walking tour*
  • Commentary in 8 languages
  • Amazing Live Guides on 70% of our tour buses
  • 2 for 1 meal deals in great Dublin restaurants
  • Free drink specials in top Dublin pubs and bars
  • Discounts at top Dublin attractions
  • €50 savings in top Dublin shops

TOUR OVERVIEW

Join the hop on hop off City Sightseeing Dublin Tour and let our witty live guides show you the best things to do in Dublin. Jump on board any red City Sightseeing Bus and enjoy the freedom to explore Europe’s friendliest city across three great routes. With your 24 or 48 hour hop on hop off City Sightseeing Dublin Tour ticket you can visit all of Dublin’s great attractions including its free museums and galleries, the Guinness Storehouse, Croke Park stadium and Kilmainham Gaol. The close proximity of Dublin’s main attractions means that hopping off at any stop offers lots of things to do. Use our Attractions Link for complimentary transport into the City centre from any of the hotels served, including The Intercontinental, Ballsbridge & Sandymount hotels. Your City Sightseeing Dublin ticket includes a wide range of extras and special offers across the city. Take up to 2 children free with every adult ticket, enjoy 2 for 1 meal deals at top Dublin restaurants and enjoy complimentary drinks along the way and so much more!

PRICE

Adult 24 hour ticket: €19.00
Adult 48 hour ticket: €18.70
Student/Senior 24 hour ticket: €17.00
Student/senior 48 hour ticket: €20.00

FREQUENCY

Red Route departs every 15 minutes
Blue Route departs every 30 minutes
Attractions Link departs every 30 minutes

SCHEDULE

Red & Blue route first departure 9am
Red & Blue route last departure 7pm
From 14 Upper O’Connell Street
Attractions Link first departure 10am
Attractions Link last departure 6pm
From Aviva Studium- Stop Y1
*While Dublin’s public transport system is upgraded we may experience delays on some service.

RED ROUTE

Our original and most popular route takes in all of Dublin’s must see attractions! Hop on board to visit Europe’s number one attraction The Guinness Storehouse, see Georgian Dublin, and visit Kilmainham Goal and the Phoenix Park. The red route also visits Smithfield, home to the old Jameson Disillery and Parnell Square, home to the Hugh Lane Gallery and the Irish Writers Museum. The full route takes about 2 hours to complete. Make sure to Hop on and Hop off at any stop of your choice and enjoy discounts at many of the attractions along the way.

BLUE ROUTE

The City Sightseeing Dublin blue route celebrates Dublin’s northside, while taking in some of the most popular city centre attractions. Departing from O’Connell Street every 30 minutes the blue route heads towards Dublin’s newest quarter, the Docklands where you can visit two great attractions – EPIC, the story of the Irish diaspora and the Jeanie Johnson Famine ship. Enjoy the vistas over the Liffey and the architectural masterpieces of the Samuel Beckett Bridge and Dublin’s Convention Centre before heading back towards the city to join the red route. From Smithfield, the Blue route heads north towards Glasnevin Cemetery & Museum. Dublin’s largest Cemetery and on to Croke Park Stadium, home to Ireland’s traditional sports of Gaelic Football and Hurling. The route takes about 2hrs 30 minutes to complete. Hop on and off at any stop of your choice and enjoy discounts at many of the attractions along the way.

ATTRACTIONS LINK

Our newest route is designed to get you into the city centre from some of the larger southside hotels. Departing every 30 minutes the Attractions Link stops at Sandymount Hotel, the Aviva International Football and Rugby Stadium and Baggot Street Bridge before heading into Georgian Dublin. Next stop is at Dublin’s newest distillery, Teelings, before joining up with the red and blue tour routes at St. Patrick’s Cathedral or the Guinness Storehouse. Our Yellow Route returns to the centre city from the Guinness Storehouse via Georgian Dublin and heads back out towards the Ballsbridge and Sandymount Hotel and takes about 1hr 30 minutes to complete. Hop on and off at any stop of your choice and enjoy discounts at many of the attractions along the way.

INCLUSIVE WALKING TOUR*

The 1916 Historic Tour: Relive the events of the Irish Rebels fighting for independence. Visit the historical sites that defined the Rebellion! Departs from Dublin Visitor Centre 17 Lower O’Connell Street at 12pm Daily. (summer only*)

EXTRA’S

  • 2 Kids go Free with each adult ticket**(14 and under only)
  • Inclusive walking tour*
  • 20% off all Jewelery in the Dublin Visitor Centre, O’Connell Street
  • €50 of saving in top Dublin shops
  • Free Scoop of Ice Cream in Sweet Republic, Bachelor’s Walk (kids only)
  • 20% off at Green & Baker, El Gringo Burrito & Tuk Tuk in St. Stephen’s Green Food Village

DRINK SPECIALS

  • Free Irish Coffe in O’Sullivan’s Bar
  • Free Glass of Guinness in Nancy Hand’s Traditional Irish pub
  • Free Cocktail in Oscar’s Bar and Kitchen
  • On presentation of your City Sightseeing Dublin Tour ticket

2 FOR 1 MEAL DEALS

  • Adelphi, 2 for 1 meal deal on a full Irish Breakfast
  • The Shack, 2 for 1 meal deal on traditional Irish cuisine
  • Pacino’s, 2 for 1 meal deal on Italian cuisine
  • Boxty House, 2 for 1 meal deal on traditional Irish Cuisine
  • On presentation of your City Sightseeing Dublin Tour ticket

 

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Contact Details

Dualway Coaches Ltd, Keatings
Park, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin
Tel: 00353 (0) 1 4580054
Email: info@dualway.com

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Ethos

The Dualway Group

Irish, privately-operated, premium Dublin-based transport and tourism operator specialising in passenger transport, sightseeing tours and Dublin visitor hospitality

Vision

To be a vibrant force in the world of transport and tourism by transporting customer experiences to new heights.

Mission

The Dualway Group is an innovative transport and tourism company caring for the needs of its customers, employees and affiliates…. through its commitment to safety, positive teamwork, and the friendly delivery of exceptional products and services.

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Values

The Dualway Group

Irish, privately-operated, premium Dublin-based transport and tourism operator specialising in passenger transport, sightseeing tours and Dublin visitor hospitality

Values

Customer Focused
Customers come first

Safety Focused
Safety is never compromised

Quality through Excellence
Delivering excellence by providing consistent Quality products and services and immaculately presented staff, vehicles and premises

Success Oriented

Achieving customer and industry recognition as market leader, having fun at work and maintaining profitability

Eco/ Socially Aware
Protecting the environment for future generations and remaining committed to involved charitable fundraising activity

Innovative – visionary, trailblazing and resourceful
By being creative in your thoughts and actions

Celtic Warrior Spirited
Passionate about your country and courageous enough to take on the unknown

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History

Award winning family run company operating since 1979 in Dublin passenger transport and tourism.

Starting as a small one man operation, Dualway has expanded slowly over three decades into a family run transport and sightseeing operation today operating two global brands and employing a team of 150.

Since 2004 Dualway has received four Service Excellence Awards from Failte Ireland, recognising its ongoing commitment to customer service excellence. In 2007 The Group was recognised for innovation and awarded the Dublin Tourism Business Award in the Tourism/Transport sector for being the first operator to introduce a multilingual tour to Dublin.

 

In 2012 The Dualway Group became the first transport operator in Europe to achieve Level 4 Business Excellence from EFQM (European Foundation for Quality Management) and were among the first companies to receive the Ireland Excellence Award for quality in 2013. The Dualway Group was recognised with the 2013 coveted industry Award for Safety by Fleet Coach & Bus.

The Dualway Group has a systematic fleet rejuvenation plan in place; the provides state of the art user friendly multilingual technology; delivers ongoing team training to ensure customer service excellence; and works to a continuous improvement philosophy towards being recognised as an employer of choice, a low emissions operator and a Best Practice organisation.

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Jobs Forum

Be Part of Our Multi Award Winning Team! “We hire for attitude and train for success!”

Proud winners of 15 awards and one of the first organisations to win an all Ireland Excellence award in January 2013.

Do Your Core Values Match Ours? If “YES” We Want To Hear From You! Take the first steps to your new career right now!

 

Apply Now! Exciting Driver/Guide Positions

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding career change with the two biggest sightseeing global brands City Sightseeing and Gray Line? Are you passionate about Ireland and would love to meet different people and show them the best that our capital City and country has to offer? Have you a D category licence?  If your answers are “yes” to the above then you’ll want to read more here! We offer an extensive training programme run by professional Guides with years of experience.

Business Operations Manager: Your Expertise Is Needed!

Our company, the Dualway Group was founded in 1978 by our CEO’s father. We’re now the largest privately owned Coach Operator in Dublin boasting a fleet of 65 vehicles, we’re the home to worldwide brands: City Sightseeing and Gray Line and proud winners of 16 prestigious awards. We’re growing, and we’ve created a Business Operations Manager position reporting to our CEO, David McConn.  To find out more and how to apply click here.

 

Depot Coordinator Required For Our Dublin 12 Depot

We are seeking to recruit a Depot Coordinator for our Dublin 12 depot.  This role is ideally suited to ex-drivers and one that will see the successful candidate take ownership of the coordination and up-keep of the depot.  D Licence a distinct advantage! Working hours: 16:00-20:00 Working days: 5/7 For more information and how to apply click here.

Mechanical Foreman

An exciting new role at our Head Office in Rathcoole, Co. Dublin has arisen that will take ownership of the Garage based in Rathcoole.  Fantastic career advancement opportunities!  For more information and how to apply click here.

 

Send your cover letter and CV for our Head Office based positions to hr@dualway.com

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Graduate Program

The Dualway Group Graduate Program 2014

We hire for attitude and train for success.
The 2014 Graduate program offers a Graduate (Level 7 or above) the opportunity to join a fast paced dynamic company on a 12 month fixed term contract. Develop or build on your experience in planning, logistics, customer service, scheduling and on the spot problem solving! You will spend the first 9 months of the program training and working in the nerve centre of our company – the operations department.

Join the Operations team who manage the 50 vehicles and 70 drivers who work an array of diverse duties…..from city tours, scheduled day tours, scheduled orbital services, private coach hire, wedding transfers… You will become an integral part of this team and contribute daily to the successful running of the operation.For the last 3 months of the program, you can spread your wings and work in another function within the organisation choosing from….Sales and Marketing, Finance or Human Resources.To register your interest in our Graduate Program, please submit your CV and cover letter to dualwayhr@gmail.com We look forward to hearing from you soon!

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CSR/Community

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Environment

Environmental Policy

“Protecting the environment for future generations”

One of the core values Dualway holds close to its heart is to work as a sustainable, green organisation. As a transport company Dualway reduces the number of cars on the roads by operating its scheduled services and school runs.

Environmental Policy – Dualway Fleet:

Dualway is committed to its team and its community. That’s why Dualway is striving to operate as a near zero emission operator. Dualway’s fleet is minimum Euro 2 low emmissions with 50% of its fleet Euro 4 or above making it one of the greenest fleets in Dublin.
The Group commitment to the reduction in fuel usage has led to its acquisition of a depot close to the city centre and driver refresher courses focus closely on driving with fuel efficiency in mind with a target to reduce fuel waste by 15% per annum.

Environmental Policy – Dualway Depot:

Dualway has undergone an energy survey by SEI has worked through 2010 to manage energy consumption throughout the organisation. Following their recommendations the depot has been upgraded to maximise energy efficiency and reduce waste. Measures taken to date include:
* Switching to Airtricity
* Full insulation to regulation standard of offices and team canteen
* Energy efficient lighting
* Reduction in fuel usage by 15% using most fuel efficient route planning, new depot, driver training and newer vehicles

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Group Structure

About The Dualway Group

A wholly Irish owned and family-operated, premium Dublin-based transport and tourism operator specialising in passenger transport, sightseeing tours and Dublin visitor hospitality.

Coach Hire

With its professional, friendly and immaculately groomed team and its fleet of vehicles ranging from 29 to 80 seaters, Dualway’s knowledge and experience in the transport and hospitality industry ensures that every aspect of your event, from the booking stage to transport on the day, will be in good hands.

Sightseeing Tours

City Sightseeing open top bus tours offer the perfect way to enjoy city sightseeing. Operating in over 90 destinations around the globe, the Dualway Group own and operate the City Sightseeing brand in Dublin carrying 300,000 Dublin visitors annually on its sightseeing tours.

Gray Line –and operating in over 150 destinations and 6 continents worldwide, the Dualway Group own and operate the Gray Line Ireland license offering a diversity of day and extended tours to suit to every visitor taste.

Dublin Visitor Centre

The Dublin Visitor Centre, owned and operated by the Dualway Group, provides information on top attractions, things to do in Dublin and around Ireland, by the friendliest visitor information team in the Dublin. The Dublin Visitor Centre team have tried and tested and put together Dublin’s best activities and tips to ensure that visitors to Dublin get the best experience to suit their budget and time.

Awards

  • Fleet Coach & Bus Safety Award 2013
  • Ireland Excellence Award 2012
  • EFQM Level 4 2012
  • City Sightseeing Worldwide Tour Operator 2011