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There are 3 ways to get from Cagliari to Dublin by plane, train, car ferry, bus, ferry or bus and ferry

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Fly  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from Cagliari (CAG) to Dublin (DUB) CAG - DUB

76€ - 240€

2 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  2 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Cagliari to Porto Torres M.Ma Re
  2. Take the car ferry from Porto Torres to Marseille
  3. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Mantes-la-Jolie Tgv
  4. Take the train from Mantes La Jolie to Cherbourg Ter
  5. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

297€ - 446€

Bus, ferry, bus and ferry  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the bus from Cagliari Piazza Matteotti - Esterno to Olbia Porto Ib
  2. Take the ferry from Olbia to Genova
  3. Take the bus from Genoa to Paris
  4. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
  5. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

131€ - 207€

Italy → Ireland
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International entry into Ireland from Italy

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Conditions of entry into Ireland from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Domestic travel is restricted

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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.

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The cheapest way to get from Cagliari to Dublin is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 5h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Cagliari to Dublin is to fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 5h 58m.

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The distance between Cagliari and Dublin is 1954 km.

The best way to get from Cagliari to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 2 days 4h and costs 290€ - 450€.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from Cagliari to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cagliari Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 10m.

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Dublin is 1h behind Cagliari. It is currently 4:46 PM in Cagliari and 3:46 PM in Dublin.

Ryanair, British Airways, Aer Lingus and five other airlines offer flights from Cagliari Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1838+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Cagliari to Cagliari Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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Map of how to get from Cagliari to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 1954.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 58m

What companies run services between Cagliari, Italy and Dublin, Ireland?

Ryanair, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Cagliari to Dublin once daily.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cagliari to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
28€ - 160€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cagliari to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Cagliari to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 380€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cagliari to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 390€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Cagliari to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cagliari to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Cagliari to Porto Torres M.Ma
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
36€ - 39€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Mantes-la-Jolie
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
210€ - 380€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille St Charles to Mantes La Jolie
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mantes La Jolie to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Rail 1st Class
50€ - 75€
Bus operators
Gruppo Turmo Travel
Phone
+39 0789 21487
Email
request@gruppoturmotravel.com
Website
gruppoturmotravel.com
Bus from Cagliari Piazza Matteotti - Esterno to Olbia Porto Ib
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 18€
Website
Gruppo Turmo Travel
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 Genoa to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
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€ - 19€
Website
National Express
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 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 80€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
65€ - 80€
Moby S.p.A
Phone
+49 (0)611 14020
Email
info@moby.it
Website
mobylines.com
Ferry from Olbia to Genova
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 85€
Website
Moby S.p.A
Standard car
40€ - 60€
Low season
35€ - 55€
High season
60€ - 85€
Tirrenia
Phone
+49 611–14020
Email
info@tirrenia.de
Website
tirrenia.it
Ferry from Olbia to Genova
Ave. Duration
9h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Tirrenia

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