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All the info you need to know about the Taylor Swift Dublin Aviva gigs

All the info you need to know about the Taylor Swift Dublin Aviva gigs

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Taylor Swift Eras tour

Stage times, gates, transport, support, security, essential information for the three Taylor Sift Dublin gigs at Aviva Stadium.

The Eras tour is coming to Dublin’s Aviva Stadium (formerly Landsdowne Road) for three nights this week from Friday June 28th to Sunday June 30th.

Here’s all the essential public information from the organisers…

Schedule and likely stage times?

Box Office – 3pm.
Doors – 5pm.
Show Starts – 6pm.
Estimate support time: 6pm – 6:45pm.
Taylor Swift show estimated time:
The show is likely to start around 7.20/ 7.30pm based off the recent London shows which had the same gate time of 5pm.

If show is 3 hours 20 minutes as recent ones, then that suggests show curfew is at 10.45pm.

Please note: all times are subject to change

IMPORTANT: Strictly no early queuing or camping permitted. A limited number of early entry VIP packages were sold for this event; the Karma Is My Boyfriend Package and the It’s A Love Story Package. These ticket holders will be granted access shortly before general doors.

If patrons do turn up early, security and An Garda Síochána will be on patrol in advance and will turn away anyone arriving early at the venue who does not have an early entry ticket. Queuing in the streets around the stadium causes disruption and we appeal to patrons to heed this advice and respect the local community. Customers should plan to be within the venue 45 mins before show start.

Who’s supporting Taylor Swift in Dublin?

American pop punk band Paramore are supporting all three nights. The band are fronted by Hayley Williams and are known for songs like ‘Hard Times’, ‘Misery Business’ and ‘Ain’t It Fun’. The band have been playing their Talking Heads cover of ‘Burning Down The House’ live.

Based on setlist.FM info, their set is likely to start around 6pm and will run for 45 minutes to around 6.45pm.

How long is Taylor Swift’s show? What is the setlist?

Taylor’s Eras tour setlist is over 3 hours long (3 hours 20 minutes on average) with 45 or so songs taking in every album she has released starting with Lover, and featuring songs from Fearless, Red, Speak Now, Reputation, folklore / evermore, 1989, The Tortured Poets Department and Midnights, with a couple of surprises, two songs specifically in a Surprise Set each night.

Songs from the recent album The Tortured Poets Department have now properly been added with some other songs taken off the list.

See for the full list.

The show is likely to start around 7.20pm based off the recent London shows which had the same gate time of 5pm.

What else do I need to know?

All tickets are sold out.

What can I bring in with me?

  • Due to health and safety, there are strictly no camping/collapsible chairs/stools permitted in the venue. Please do not bring these items as security will have to refuse you entry with them.
  • This event will take place rain, hail or shine. Please check the weather forecast and dress accordingly for Irish weather – think wellies, boots or runners, layers, raincoats/ponchos and suncream but remember no umbrellas.
  • There are a number of entry points to the stadium. You must enter through whichever gate is detailed on your ticket.
  • Show your ticket at the ticket check outside the stadium grounds for inspection.
  • Strict security checks will be in operation. Everyone will be subject to a search permissible under law, per Purchase Policy. It is a condition to entry, to protect everyone’s safety. Additional searches may take place once inside the venue.
  • A charging power bank is permitted, provided it is no bigger than your phone.
  • No glass, hard plastic, or metal containers of any kind. You are permitted a clear, soft plastic water bottle – no larger than 500ml. There will be free water points for pitch customers.
  • Patrons are especially advised not to bring large bags/backpacks as they may experience delays or be refused entry. There will be no storage facilities on-site. Any items left at entrances / in surrounding areas will be removed and disposed of accordingly.
  • Bags larger than A4, glass or cans, umbrellas, alcohol, garden furniture, selfie sticks, flares, professional or commercial cameras / photography equipment, video cameras, gopros, audio recording devices, or tripods, video or audio recording (except personal mobile phones) will not be permitted. No extendable or attachable lenses on cameras or mobile phones allowed. See the full list of prohibited items on Prohibited Items |
  • Obey the stewards and Gardaí and instructions given over the public address for your own safety.
  • There are no re-admissions to the concert. If you leave, there is no re-entry.
  • Promoter reserves the right to refuse admission without refund to anyone who fails to comply with these T&Cs, as agreed by customer and per Ticketmaster Purchase Policy.
  • Don’t rush to exits after the concerts.
  • Please move slowly and quietly when exiting the concert site.
  • Please co-operate with stewards and Gardaí and follow any loudspeaker announcements.

Site Map


  • BLUE ROUTE (West Stand Upper) – Enter via Shelbourne Road.
  • ORANGE ROUTE (West Stand Lower) – Enter via Lansdowne Lane.
  • GREEN ROUTE (South Stand & Main Pitch Standing) – Enter via Lansdowne Road.
  • PURPLE ROUTE (East Stand) – Enter via Herbert Road / Tritonville Road.
  • RED ROUTE (Gold Circle) Enter via Bath Avenue.

PLEASE NOTE: Strict traffic cordons will be in place 2 hours before the event.

Transport – How to get there?

Plan and book your return travel arrangements in advance, allowing at least an extra 3 hours travel time to and from the venue. As traffic and parking delays are inevitable you are strongly encouraged to walk, use public transport and private coach services. Promoters do not operate transport to/from the venue, this is a matter for customers to arrange in advance.

• BY TRAIN: Train times and information can be found at

• BY DART: Extra DART services will operate before and after the concert. Alight at Landsdowne Road or Grand Canal Dock. Note: After the concert Grand Canal Dock DART station will be closed. Full details on

See Also

• BY BUS: Dublin Bus Routes 4, 7/a, 39a, 46a, 145 and 155 will operate a full service nearest the venue. Full details and timetables can be found at

• BY CAR: Please use public transport. NO parking at venue – Use city centre car parks.

• TAXI DROP-OFF: Suggested locations are junction of Pembroke Road/ Northumberland Road or Junction of Tritonville Road and Herbert Road depending on which colour road your ticket is for (Please see map).

Where is the box office for tickets and guestlist?

Ticketmaster box offices will be located at the junction Lansdowne Road / Northumberland Road and on Herbert Road (Please see map).

All early entry VIP package holders will be contacted by Ticketmaster via email, to advise of entrancing information.

What’s the age policy?

Under 16’s MUST be accompanied at all times by a Parent/Guardian over 25, take full responsibility and remain with them throughout the event. Those aged 5-15 will be permitted on the pitch provided they are accompanied. Strict age monitoring in place. Unaccompanied under 16’s will be refused entry without refund. All attendees must have a ticket.


MCD cannot amend or move any ticket bookings, but if you are attending on general admission tickets and would benefit from an accessible accommodation, you can request this here: Please note, all forms close 7 days out from event date. Accessible ticketholders do not need to contact us. They will be contacted directly regarding accessible parking/ drop-off options. All accessible parking must be arranged in advance.

Card Payments

The Aviva Stadium is a cashless venue.

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