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There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Dublin by plane, train, ferry, bus or night bus

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Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dublin (DUB)

5 alternative options

Train to Brussels, fly

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Dublin (DUB)

Train to Eindhoven, fly

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Dublin (DUB)

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead
  3. Take the ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2

Bus, train, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead
  4. Take the ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2

Night bus, bus, train, ferry

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
  4. Take the ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2

Amsterdam to Dublin by train, subway and ferry

The journey time between Amsterdam and Dublin is around 28h 26m and covers a distance of around 1114 km. This includes an average layover time of around 17h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 38m. Operated by Eurostar, London Underground (Tube), Avanti West Coast and others, the Amsterdam to Dublin service departs from Amsterdam Centraal and arrives in Dublin Port Terminal 2. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
11h 6m
Layover time:
17h 19m
Total time:
28h 26m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
23h 38m
Journey distance:
1114 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€282
Carbon emissions:
55 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
18:47
Last service departs at:
18:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam to Dublin train, subway and ferry schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Netherlands → Ireland
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International entry into Ireland from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Ireland from Netherlands

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)

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Rules to follow in Ireland

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Ireland from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dublin is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dublin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dublin is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Ireland.

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Last updated: 15 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Dublin is to fly which costs €30 - €150 and takes 4h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Dublin is to fly which costs €30 - €150 and takes 4h 10m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Dublin is 755 km.

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Dublin without a car is to train and ferry which takes 13h 9m and costs €280 - €800.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Amsterdam to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Dublin is 1h behind Amsterdam. It is currently 4:17 PM in Amsterdam and 3:17 PM in Dublin.

British Airways, Air France, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 504+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs €6 - €13.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 754.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Dublin, Ireland?

Ryanair, KLM and three other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Dublin every 2 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €170
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€15 - €120
Flights from Eindhoven to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€27 - €140
Flights from Eindhoven to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€27 - €140
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Brussels to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €240
Flights from Brussels to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €280
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€55 - €80
Comfort
€65 - €90
Premium
€80 - €110
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €21
1st Class
€24 - €35
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
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 from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€33 - €37
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€33 - €37

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