There are 6 ways to get from Berlin to Dublin by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus 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.

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Fly from Berlin Tegel  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Dublin (DUB) TXL - DUB

60€ - 157€

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Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Dublin (DUB) SXF - DUB

35€ - 220€

4 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  24h 26m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  4. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

277€ - 658€

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  31h 43m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Deventer Ic
  2. Take the train from Deventer to Den Haag Centraal
  3. Take the bus from Den Haag to London 140
  4. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham 808
  5. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

145€ - 234€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  36h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc 260 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

60€ - 161€

Bus, train, car ferry  •  41h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Concorde
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ter
  3. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

116€ - 261€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 55€ - 170€ and takes 36h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Dublin is to fly which costs 55€ - 160€ and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm and arriving at Dublin via Prague, ÚAN Florenc and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 35m.

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The distance between Berlin and Dublin is 1317 km.

The best way to get from Berlin to Dublin without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 24h 26m and costs 270€ - 700€.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from Berlin to Dublin, including transfers.

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Berlin to Dublin bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm station.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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

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Dublin is 1h behind Berlin. It is currently 7:42 AM in Berlin and 6:42 AM in Dublin.

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  • Distance: 1316.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Dublin, Ireland?

Aer Lingus, Lufthansa and seven other airlines fly from Berlin to Dublin hourly.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 230€
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Dublin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 230€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 290€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 290€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 260€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Deventer
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 170€
Website
Thalys
Standard
80€ - 120€
Comfort
95€ - 130€
Premium
120€ - 170€
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 350€
Standard
100€ - 130€
Standard Premier
150€ - 190€
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 Deventer to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 85€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 65€
Rail 1st Class
55€ - 85€
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 London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Den Haag to London
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Berlin to Prague, Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 21€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham - Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
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 Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Racic Eurobus
Phone
+359-887-208-506
Email
racic_bg@yahoo.com
Website
racicbg.com
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
Racic Eurobus
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
80€ - 95€
Website
Comati PSG
Eurolines DE
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 80€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
65€ - 80€
car
100€
Passenger
35€

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Aer Lingus, Eurowings, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 879+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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