Airports in Dublin
The busiest airport in Ireland, Dublin International Airport is a clean and well-run facility located just six miles (10km) outside of downtown Dublin. The airport hosts mostly short flights from other cities in Ireland and the UK, with a growing selection of routes to international holiday destinations in Europe and the US.
Serving more than 18 million passengers each year, Dublin International Airport is a convenient gateway to Dublin and Ireland as a whole, with good deals available on several low-cost UK-based carriers. The airport itself is cheerful and offers a good selection of restaurants and shops, though not much else.
The airport is situated seven miles (11km) north of Dublin, near the M50 and M1 motorways.
Getting to the city
Several bus services, involving more than 700 buses including Dublin Bus and Flybus, connect the airport to all parts of Dublin and the city's central train station, both day and night, with fares starting at €6.
GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and the Saturday before the last Sunday in October).
Main number: +353 (0)1 814 1111. Car parking: +353 (0)1 814 4328.
Dublin Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.
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