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Your Complete Guide to Dublin Airport

The Airport IATA 3 Letter code for Dublin Airport is DUB. Dublin Airport is also officially known as Dublin. The GPS location for Dublin Airport is – 53.43333, -6.25000 which you can enter into your Smartphone/I phone to enable you to find your way to and from Dublin Airport.

Taxi cabs are available outside of the arrivals hall at Dublin Airport. The price from here to Dublin city centre which is a distance of 12.3 km is around 25€ there is an additional charge between the hours of 8PM and 8 AM Sundays and public holidays. Dublin Taxi rates are fixed by law and these rates are posted in each vehicle. Please see below for details on these tariffs.

For more information please visit the taxi regulator website. Also an interesting blog by a Dublin taxi driver is at http://irishtaxi.org with some great jokes.

Dublin Airport Coaches

Dublin Airport is well connected to the greater Dublin area and beyond by various services operated by www.dublinbus.ie including 16, 16A, 33N, 41, 41B, 41N, 46X, 58X, 746, 747 and 748 services. The approx journey from the city to Dublin Airport by the 747 service is 45 minutes at a cost of €6.00 for Adult’s and €3.00 Children. Please allow extra time at certain parts of the day for traffic congestion.

For more information on other services and companies please visit our buses at Dublin Airport page.

Dublin Airport Trains

There is no train service direct to Dublin Airport, but many buses and shuttle services operate between Dublin Airport and the (DART) Dublin Area Rapid Transit rail network. This began in 1984 between Howth to the north of Dublin to Bray in County Wicklow 12 miles to the south of Dublin. Please see our Buses at Dublin Airport for connection between the airport and Dublin Stations.

Dublin Airport Parking

Dublin Airport offers long and short term parking 24 hours a day 7 days a week. The short term parking is available opposite the terminal complex. The rate at the time of writing 18/04/2008 is 3.00€ for the first hour and 4.50€ per hour there after, maximum of 40.00€ per day. Please visit our car parking at Dublin Airport page for information on long term and short term parking at Dublin Airport.

Shops at Dublin Airport

There is a great chance to purchase your last minute items for your vacation including the duty free selection in the airport, please remember your duty free allowances. For a guide to shops located in the Airport including airside please look at our Shops at Dublin Airport page.

Dublin Airport Weather

Thinking about bringing your hat and scarf? Check our weather in Dublin page before you travel. There is a 5 day forecast fro you to make your decision.

Below is a sample of routes flight times and Airlines that fly from Dublin.

Destination Weekly Flights Distance
London Heathrow (LHR) 30 449 Km (279 Miles)
Paris Charles De Gaulle (CDG) 20 784 Km (487 Miles)
London Gatwick (LGW) 13 484 Km (301 Miles)
London City (LCY) 12 478 Km (297 Miles)
Frankfurt (FRA) 10 1,084 Km (674 Miles)
Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) 10 749 Km (465 Miles)
Birmingham (BHX) 8 321 Km (199 Miles)
Edinburgh (EDI) 8 336 Km (209 Miles)
Galway (GWY) 8 186 Km (115 Miles)
Manchester (MAN) 8 264 Km (164 Miles)

Aer Lingus, Ryanair and Aer Arann are the three busiest Airlines that fly out of Dublin Airport; together they cover around 115 routes out of the total of 113. The busiest being Aer Lingus which covers a total of 167 flights a week form a total of 604 Aer Lingus covers 28% of all outbound traffic movements out of Dublin Airport. Aer Lingus offers flights from Dublin to the most popular destinations including London Heathrow, Amsterdam-Schiphol, London Gatwick, Manchester, Charles De Gaulle and Edinburgh.

You can see below a selection of nonstop flights covered from Dublin Airport with approximate times

Airliner Destination Flight Time (Est)
Aer Lingus London Heathrow (LHR) 1 Hour 20 Minutes
Aer Lingus Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) 1 Hour 42 Minutes
Aer Lingus London Gatwick (LGW) 1 Hour 23 Minutes
Aer Lingus Manchester (MAN) 47 Minutes
Aer Lingus Paris Charles De Gaulle (CDG) 1 Hour 44 Minutes
Aer Lingus Edinburgh (EDI) 1 Hour

When arriving in Dublin Airport you may wish to hire a car, most of the reputable companies are situates in the Arrivals hall or close by. Please bring your valid driving licence and credit card if your require a hire car on your trip to Dublin Airport. For your FREE Dublin Car Hire quote please follow the link.


Airport Code: DUB

Telephone: +353 (0)1 814 4717

Website: www.dublinairport.com