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from Dublin to London

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

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To get from Dublin to London on Jun 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20AMDublin Airport1h15 09:35AMLondon Stansted Airport
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08:20AMDublin Airport1h15 09:35AMLondon Stansted Airport
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07:35AMDublin Airport1h20 08:55AMLondon Gatwick Airport
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06:25PMDublin Airport1h20 07:45PMLondon Gatwick Airport
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08:35PMDublin Airport1h15 09:50PMLondon Stansted Airport
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37Ryanair
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8Ryanair
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148British Airways
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10Ryanair
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10Ryanair
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10Ryanair
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10Ryanair
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54British Airways
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49British Airways
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10Ryanair
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General Information about the journey from Dublin to London

Dublin lies across the Irish Sea, 465 kilometres from London. Passengers to London can fly from Dublin Airport to any of five airports in the southeast of England. The ferry leaves Dublin Port for both Liverpool and Holyhead. Coach and rail connections are available to passengers from these destinations. The quickest way to travel is by plane, with a flying time of up to one and a half hours. The bus journey takes up to twelve hours including the ferry crossing and motoring time.

Buses from Dublin to London

Bus journeys from Dublin to London begin at Busaras on Store Street Dublin and arrive at London Victoria coach station. Most of the journeys begin in the evening, with four coaches leaving Busaras between 7:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. for Dublin Port. The Stena ferry crosses to Holyhead in three hours. From there, travel is by National Express or Megabus coach to London Victoria. The P&O ferry crossing to Liverpool takes about eight hours. Up to nine National Express coaches leave Liverpool bus station for London daily.

Trains from Dublin to London

Passengers travelling by train from Dublin to London make the journey to Dublin Port and board a train on arrival at Holyhead or Liverpool. Four trains leave Holyhead daily, two before 9:00 a.m. and two between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. All trains arrive at London Euston. Virgin runs the majority of trains and the journey takes between eight and nine hours. The Arriva route involves three changes and takes about eleven hours. Several trains leave Liverpool Lime Street and Liverpool Central for London Euston daily.

Flights from Dublin to London

Over fifty planes leave Dublin Airport for London daily, with at least two flights per hour. The main destinations are Heathrow and Gatwick airports, with flights to Luton, Stansted and London City airports also available. Providers include Aer Lingus, Ryanair, British Airways and Cityjet. All of these flights are direct and the arrival destinations have frequent and efficient transport links to the centre of London. Flying time is between one and one and a half hours.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Dublin, Ireland to London, United Kingdom?

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

Can travellers from Ireland enter United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 6/21/21. 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 to London from Dublin.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Dublin, Ireland from London, United Kingdom?

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

Is my journey back to Dublin from London restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Ireland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Dublin, Ireland?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Ireland was last checked on 6/21/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Dublin from London closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Dublin to London travel options?

There are 1 ways to travel to London from Dublin including taking a flight.

How many miles from Dublin to London would I travel?

The distance between Dublin and London is around 286 miles (461 km).

Where do I depart from Dublin? Where do I arrive in London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Dublin to London:

  • Most travellers take a flight from Dublin Airport to London Heathrow Airport.
Which travel companies can take me from Dublin to London?

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

  • Travel with Ryanair for flights to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Ryanair Dublin to London tickets on Omio for €8.
  • Avanti West Coast can take you to London by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Avanti West Coast from Dublin to London for €62.
Is it possible to travel directly between Dublin and London?

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

  • You can find direct flights to take to London with Ryanair.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to London from Dublin?
Omio customers who travel from Dublin to London often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets to London from Dublin online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from Dublin to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket is €8 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is €62 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Dublin to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

What is the cheapest way to go to London from Dublin?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Dublin to London, which costs on average €8.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A flight is €53 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Dublin to London costing on average €62.

What is the fastest way to get from Dublin to London?

The quickest way to travel from Dublin to London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min  compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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