Getting Here

By plane

Dublin is easily accessible from the UK, Continental Europe and the east and west coast of the USA. More than 36 airlines fly into Dublin Airport, which is located 12 km from the city centre. Dublin Airport serves seven domestic, 29 UK, 36 Continental European and nine international destinations.
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Please see below a list of some of the airlines that fly to Dublin.
By clicking on them you will link to their sites.

Access from Dublin airport to Dublin city

Dublin Airport has two terminals. There are a number of private and public bus services that operate from outside the airport arrivals areas to Dublin Castle and the city centre hotels.
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 Busaras, the central bus station, located in the city. The bus station is a 20-minute walk from Dublin Castle.

AerDart is a combined bus and train service that will bring you from Dublin Airport to any DART / Train station along the route for an all-inclusive price.

There are also other public bus services operating between the airport and various destinations.

There are taxi ranks just outside both terminals and, depending on the time of day, the journey takes about 25 minutes to the city centre, and conference hotels.

By ferry

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

Car rental

Irish Car Rentals are one of the largest independent Car Rental Companies in Ireland and operate a fleet of over 2,700 new vehicles. Their car rental desks are located at Dublin Airport, Shannon Airport, Knock Airport, Kerry Airport and Cork Airport. They also have other car rental offices in Ireland in Dublin City Centre, Dublin North (Santry) and Limerick City Centre. Please click on the below link, which will bring you to their site. The large international car rental companies operate in Dublin Airport.