There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Ireland by plane, train, bus and ferry, car ferry, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Paris CDG to Dublin  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dublin (DUB) CDG - DUB

$76 - $316

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Train to Beauvais, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Dublin (DUB) BVA - DUB

$52 - $269

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Fly Paris Orly to Dublin  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Dublin (DUB) ORY - DUB

$69 - $324

Fly Paris CDG to Cork  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cork (ORK) CDG - ORK

$87 - $409

Fly Paris CDG to Shannon  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Shannon (SNN) CDG - SNN

$107 - $820

Train, bus and ferry  •  13 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$145 - $375

Train, carferry via Bootle, Knowsley Road  •  16 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the carferry from Bootle to Dublin

$242 - $627

Train, carferry  •  17 h

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  3. Take the train from Swansea to Fishguard Harbour
  4. Take the carferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  5. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Pearse

$280 - $567

Bus, bus and ferry  •  21 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$74 - $115

Drive, carferry  •  23 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Cherbourg
  2. Take the carferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$89 - $161

Train, carferry via Morlaix Gare SNCF  •  28 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Morlaix Tgv
  2. Take the carferry from Roscoff to Rosslare
  3. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Grand Canal Dock

$199 - $251

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Dublin via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 52 min.

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The distance between Paris and Ireland is 850 km.

The best way to get from Paris to Ireland without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 13 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Paris to Ireland, including transfers.

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Paris to Ireland bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Paris to Ireland bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Ireland is 1 h behind Paris. It is currently 6:19 AM in Paris and 5:19 AM in Ireland.

KLM, Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Ireland. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Ireland.
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  • Distance: 531.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 38 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Ireland?

Aer Lingus, Air France and five other airlines fly from Paris to Swords hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8,000 - $25,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8,000 - $25,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4,100 - $13,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $7,000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $40
Eurostar
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Rosslare Europort to Pearse
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Rosslare Europort to Grand Canal Dock
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Morlaix
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$131
Passenger & Car Flexi
$197
Overnight Cabin
$53
Stena Line
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$116
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Roscoff to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$60 - $70

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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