There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Dublin by plane, bus, bus and ferry, train, night train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Dublin (DUB) ATH - DUB

$94 - $443

6 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry via London Victoria Station  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Rajka
  2. Take the bus from Rajka to London Victoria Station 792
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$312 - $323

Bus, bus and ferry Matei Unitrans  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Horgoš Korona Travel
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Cenad to Dublin

$250 - $285

Train, night train, bus and ferry  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Beograd centar
  3. Take the train from Pancevacki most to Vrsac
  4. Take the train from Stamora Moravita to Timisoara Nord R
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Timisoara to Dublin

$178 - $278

Bus, bus and ferry EAAA  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Sofia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$167 - $259

Bus, car ferry, nighttrain, train  •  3 days 4 h

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Venezia
  3. Take the nighttrain from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
  4. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ic
  5. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

$361 - $709

Drive, car ferry  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Drive from Athens to Igoumenitsa
  2. Take the car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
  3. Drive from Venice to Calais
  4. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  5. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  6. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$490 - $820

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Dublin is to fly which costs 80€ - 380€ and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Dublin is to fly which costs 80€ - 380€ and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The distance between Athens and Dublin is 2853 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Athens to Dublin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Dublin via Rajka and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 9 h.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Dublin, Ireland?

Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus and nine other airlines fly from Athens to Dublin hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Athens to Dublin via Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Athens to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Beograd centar
Ave. Duration
14 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $55
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $55
Train from Pancevacki most to Vrsac
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $7
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thello.com
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Rajka
Ave. Duration
18 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Horgoš
Ave. Duration
13 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$102
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Eurolines HU
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Matei Unitrans
Website
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Cenad to Dublin
Ave. Duration
40 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Timisoara to Dublin
Ave. Duration
41 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Union Ivkoni
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Athens to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 days 1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
rta.government.bg
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Venezia
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$316 - $319
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320
Irish Ferries
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
$118
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$118
Passenger
$41
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Igoumenitsa to Venice
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$81
Airplane economy seats
$95
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210

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