How Many Hours Does It Take To Sleep Off Your Pints Of Guinness?

With St Patrick’s Day fast approaching, many of us will be heading down to our local for a few pints of Guinness. Whilst there’s nothing wrong with having a great night out with friends and family, it’s important that you understand the length of time which it’ll take to rid the alcohol from your body.

We all know the dangers associated with driving, operating machinery or going to work when under the influence of alcohol, yet many of us are unable to judge just how long it takes to recover from a pint.

Ahead of St Patrick’s Day, we thought we’d take a look at how long you’d need to sleep for to recover from drinking anywhere between 1 and 8 pints of Guinness, one of which contains 2.3 Units of alcohol. We’ve done so in a handy infographic exactly how much sleep you’ll need to recover from your night out:


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