The North Strand is an area in north Dublin inner city (Dublin 3). Bordering areas include the East Wall Ballybough and Fairview to the north. The north strand road is a main road to Malahide, Howth and the M50. The area is within walking distance of Dublin city centre, East Point Business Park, Connolly and Clontarf DART stations, Croke Park Westwood fitness centre, Fairview Park and the I.F.S.C. Other local amenities include schools, bus routes, shops and churches.