Getting to


Access to Dublin by Air

Dublin is easily accessible from the UK, Continental Europe and the east and west coast of the USA. More than 36 scheduled airlines fly into Dublin Airport, which is located 12 km from the city centre. Dublin Airport serves 7 domestic, 29 UK, 36 Continental European and 9 international destinations. Dublin Airport is served by two Terminals (T1 & T2). There are a number of private and public bus services that operate from outside the airport arrivals areas to transfer to Dublin City Centre. 


Aircoach is a privately run bus service which operates between the airport and a number of city hotels and locations. 


Airlink (Bus 747), operated by Dublin Bus, will bring you directly from the airport to Busáras, Dublin’s central bus station, located in the city centre.  A number of other public bus services operate between the airport and various destinations. 


A metered taxi service is situated outside the airport terminals, the journey to the city centre takes approximately 30 minutes, depending on the time of day. FREE NOW is Ireland’s taxi app service.

Car Rental

Irish Car Rentals are one of the largest independent Car Rental Companies in Ireland. Their desk is ideally located at Dublin Airport. A number of other companies operate from Dublin Airport including Hertz and Europcar. Valid driving licence required.

Access to Dublin by Sea

It is also possible to get to Dublin by ferry. From Holyhead in Liverpool and the Isle of Man ports in Britain. Dublin has two ferry terminals. Dublin Port is located in the city centre, and is serviced by bus. Dun Laoghaire ferry terminal is south of the city and is easily reached by a 20 minute car or DART train journey.