Parish of Swords Clonmethan Kilsallaghan Donabate & Lusk

Directions & Maps

Service times are listed online and can be found in the Parish Newsletter, or you can always contact us. Below, you can find directions to:

Saint Columba's Church in Swords

The church is on Church Road, Swords, some 150 metres from the centre of Swords town. Because the church and its towers are on a hill above the town centre, it is very easy to find from any point in Swords. Church services are normally held in Saint Columba's Church every Sunday morning at 11.30 a.m. but variations do occasionally happen, so please check the service times or newsletter, or contact us for details before making a long journey. Special services such as weddings can be arranged by contacting the Ministry Team.

By bus: Take Dublin Bus route 41 from the city centre to the main street of Swords. Bus timetables can be viewed on the Dublin Bus website.

By car: Swords is situated approximately 9 km north of Dublin City, via Swords Road, and easily reachable off the M1 Dublin to Belfast Motorway. Swords is well signposted on both routes. A limited amount of free car parking is available in the church grounds and adjacent to the church gate.

Saint Patrick's Church in Donabate

The church is on The Square, Church Road, Donabate, just 200 metres from the centre of Donabate village. Church services are usually held in Saint Patrick's Church every Sunday morning at 10 a.m. But sometimes variations do happen, so please check the service times or newsletter, or contact us for details before making a long journey. Special services such as weddings can be arranged by contacting the Ministry Team.

By bus: Take Dublin Bus from the city centre to the main street of Swords. Bus timetables can be viewed on the Dublin Bus website.

By train: Take a mainline train towards Drogheda from Dublin city centre and disembark at Donabate station. Leave the station and take the road towards Newbridge Demense and Dublin. The church is two minutes' walk on your right.

By car: Donabate is situated approximately 12 km north of Dublin City, and easily reachable via the M1 Dublin to Belfast Motorway. Donabate is well signposted on both routes. A limited amount of free car parking is available adjacent to the church gate.

Saint David's Church in Kilsallaghan

The church is in the townland of Kilsallaghan. Services are held in Saint David's Church regularly, on the second and fourth Sundays in the month, at 11.30 a.m. Please check the service times or newsletter, or contact us for details before making a long journey. Special services such as weddings can be arranged by contacting the Ministry Team.

By bus: Take Dublin Bus from the city centre to Kilsallaghan. Bus timetables can be viewed on the Dublin Bus website.

By car: Kilsallaghan is situated approximately 15 km north of Dublin City, and easily reachable via the M1 Dublin to Belfast Motorway, exiting at Swords and then following the road to Ashbourne. A very limited amount of free car parking is available adjacent to the church gate.