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Store Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 836 6111
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6 days ago
“A notable building close to Connolly Station”
14 Sep 2017
Store Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
Store Street, Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 836 6111
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Busáras was designed by Michael Scott and was completed in 1953 and was built in an International Modern style. It was ahead of it's time when it was built, the years have taken their toll even though refurbishment has taken place in recent times. I...More

Thank paullegate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the 1940s, Dublin was a poor city, but there was an Architect there with vision - he was Michael Scott who gathered talent artists and architects around him. The building was not finished until the 1950s at which time it has a restaurant and...More

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I was shocked at the state of the main train station in Dublin. Dirty and is dire need of an upgrade. No toilets apart from one disabled toilet. I ate a sandwich at Store Coffee...I left the coffee behind me it was so bad. Horrible...More

1  Thank DarrenOC
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Busaras is a dirty and dismal place. As Ireland's capital city you would expect Dublins main transport hub to be a bright welcoming place.

1  Thank Malcolm4851
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Awful experience. I was in a queue for the 5.15 Cavan bus on Saturday evening with lots of older people including my 80 year old mother. All information boards showed that the bus had departed at 5.20 even though there must have been 50 people...More

2  Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Although it's improved a lot in recent years Busaras is still a pretty grim place to be. My God though the toilets in the basement are horrendous. It's just not an especially comfortable bus station. There's nowhere near enough seats, there is no nice cafe...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Busaras is located in the center of Dublin City making it a hotspot for travel throughout the country. This is a relatively small bus station but it offers everything needed for domestic travel.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I hate this bus station. I only go when I have to. The toilets are just revolting, the worst toilets I have ever used. You can't lock any of the doors, and the toilets are rotten. Don't go if you can avoid it.

Thank Rossa G
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Used the toilets in the station yesterday before travelling to Belfast and was horrified to find all of them were filthy, doors broken, no toilet paper, tissues soaked in BLOOD and everything else in the toilet bowls. Absolutely disgraceful situation and a severe health hazard...More

3  Thank Emma M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

One star is a star too many! Disgraceful - only here to wait for bus. Broken chairs, damaged chairs - accident waiting to happen. Only one entrance door works. Toilets stinked. Expensive poor quality coffee. I know bus eireann have no money to invest but...More

2  Thank Ciarrai2014
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Response from JerryPzn | Reviewed this property |
I've used it during my stay in Dublin on December.