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There are 8 ways to get from Belgium to Ireland by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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 Brussels to Dublin  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Dublin (DUB) BRU - DUB

$38 - $195

Cheapest option

Fly Charleroi to Dublin  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Dublin (DUB) CRL - DUB

$36 - $196

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Fly Brussels to Cork  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Cork (ORK) BRU - ORK

$130 - $378

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Dublin  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Dublin (DUB) DUS - DUB

$102 - $339

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dublin (DUB) AMS - DUB

$77 - $232

Train, bus and ferry  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$132 - $338

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London 815 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$51 - $101

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$165 - $237

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Ireland is to fly which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Ireland is to fly which costs 30€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgium station to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Dublin via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 47 min.

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The distance between Belgium and Ireland is 904 km.

The best way to get from Belgium to Ireland without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 14 h 40 min and costs 110€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Belgium to Ireland, including transfers.

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Belgium to Ireland bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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

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

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Ireland is 1 h behind Belgium. It is currently 4:37 PM in Belgium and 3:37 PM in Ireland.

Map of how to get from Belgium to Ireland.
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  • Distance: 564.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Belgium and Ireland?

Aer Lingus, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Schaerbeek to Swords every 2 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Brussels to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $3,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Charleroi to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $3,000
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $9,500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
regiojet.com
Ferry operators

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Brussels Airlines, Ryanair, Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from Brussels Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Ireland. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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