Ireland travel advice

Ireland travel advice
Most visits to Ireland are trouble-free but you should be aware of the global risk of indiscriminate international terrorist attacks, which could be against civilian targets, including places frequented by foreigners.


This advice is based on information provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the UK. It is correct at time of publishing. As the situation can change rapidly, visitors are advised to contact the following organisations for the latest travel advice.

British Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Tel: 0845 850 2829.

US Department of State

Embassies and tourist offices

Embassy of Ireland in the USA

2234 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Telephone: (202) 462 3939
Opening times: Mon-Fri 0900-1300, 1400-1600.

Tourism Ireland in the USA

345 Park Avenue, 17th Floor, New York, NY 10154, USA
Tel: (212) 418 0800 (general enquiries) or 1 800 223 6470 (brochure request line).
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 0900-1700.

British Embassy in Ireland

29 Merrion Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland
Telephone: (1) 205 3700
Opening times: Mon-Thurs 0900-1245, 1400-1715; Fri: 0900-1245, 1400-1700.

Embassy of the Republic of Ireland in the UK

17 Grosvenor Place, London SW1X 7HR, UK
Passport and visa office: Montpelier House, 106 Brompton Road, London SW3 1JJ, UK
Telephone: (020) 7235 2171 (embassy); (020) 7225 7700 (passport office)
Opening times: Mon-Fri 0930-1700 (1000-1200, visa section; 0930-1630, passport section).

Tourism Ireland in the UK

Nations House, 103 Wigmore Street, London W1U 1QS, UK
Telephone: (020) 7518 0800
Opening times: Mon-Thurs 0915-1715; Fri 0915-1700.