How to get from Edinburgh to Dublin

Travel options
from Edinburgh to Dublin

You can get from Edinburgh to Dublin by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation
flight

To get from Edinburgh to Dublin on 20 Aug we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:50Edinburgh Airport1h15 21:05Dublin Airport
0 changes
£1021One-way
Cheapest
19:50Edinburgh Airport1h15 21:05Dublin Airport
0 changes
£1021One-way
Other options
15:35Edinburgh Airport1h20 16:55Dublin Airport
0 changes
£1121One-way
14:15Edinburgh Airport1h00 15:15Dublin Airport
0 changes
£1361One-way
15:35Edinburgh Airport1h00 16:35Dublin Airport
0 changes
£1361One-way

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Trenitalia
Easyjet
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sat
20 Aug
Sun
21 Aug
Mon
22 Aug
Tue
23 Aug
Wed
24 Aug
Thu
25 Aug
Fri
26 Aug
Sat
27 Aug
Sun
28 Aug
Mon
29 Aug
Tue
30 Aug
Wed
31 Aug
Thu
01 Sept
Fri
02 Sept
Sat
03 Sept
Sun
04 Sept
Mon
05 Sept
Tue
06 Sept
Wed
07 Sept
Thu
08 Sept
Fri
09 Sept

Travel Information from Edinburgh to Dublin

distanceDistance218 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£8 - £51
fastestFastest modeFlight • £51 • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 218 miles between Edinburgh and Dublin. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from Edinburgh to Dublin.

Travel Tips: Travel from Edinburgh to Dublin

Travel to Dublin easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Edinburgh to Dublin.
FAQs

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Dublin, Ireland is: Fully open.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Ireland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Dublin from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry into Ireland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Dublin, Ireland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Ireland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 03/08/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Edinburgh to Dublin.

The restriction level for your return to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Ireland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Edinburgh from Dublin restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Edinburgh from Dublin?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 08/08/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Edinburgh from Dublin closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Edinburgh to Dublin: coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Dublin. Tickets for a coach cost on average £8.

This is compared to other travel options to Dublin:

A coach is £43 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Edinburgh to Dublin costing on average £51.

A coach journey is usually £5 less than a journey to Dublin by train, which costs on average £13 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Edinburgh to Dublin is by flight with an average journey time of 50 min.

Other travel options to Dublin from Edinburgh can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average NaN h NaN min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average NaN h NaN min   of travel time.

Dublin is approximately 218 miles away from Edinburgh.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Edinburgh to Dublin:

  • Coaches most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh, Elder Street and arrive in Dublin at Dublin, Dublin Airport.
  • Flights most often depart from Edinburgh at Edinburgh Airport and arrive in Dublin at Dublin Airport.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Edinburgh to Dublin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to Dublin. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Edinburgh to Dublin tickets on Omio for £51.

Yes, there are direct routes from Edinburgh to Dublin with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Dublin with Ryanair, or European Air Express.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Dublin tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Edinburgh to Dublin often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Paris or Belfast. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Edinburgh and Dublin itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dublin and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Edinburgh and Dublin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £8 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £51 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £13 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Edinburgh and Dublin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
Currency
Language