There are 8 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar by bus, tram, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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

Line 757 bus, tram  •  43 min

  1. 757
  2. Grn

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 16 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. 16

$7

6 alternative options

Line 757 bus, line 15 bus  •  48 min

  1. 757
  2. 14 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$27 - $32

Drive  •  20 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  20 min

Towncar  •  20 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  20 min

  1. 10.3 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Rathgar, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar via Dublin, Marlborough Street in around 48 min.

Train operators
Luas
Website
luas.ie
Tram from Marlborough Luas Stop to Beechwood Luas Stop
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
luas.ie
Bus operators
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Dublin, Marlborough Street
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin, Marlborough Street to Rathgar, Terenure Road East
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Terenure, Terenure Road North
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$40 - $60
Taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Dublin Airport to Rathgar
Towncar from Dublin Airport to Rathgar
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Rathgar is 13 km. The road distance is 16 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs 23€ - 28€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Terenure, Terenure Road North. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 43 min to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar, including transfers.