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There are 9 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  •  42m

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Dublin Airport to Dublin, Marlborough Street 757
  2. Take the tram from Marlborough to Beechwood Green Line

$7 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 16 bus  •  1h 6m

  1. Take the line 16 bus from Dublin Airport to Terenure, Terenure Road North 16 / ...

$7

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Line 757 bus, line 15 bus  •  49m

  1. Take the line 757 bus from Dublin Airport to Dublin, Marlborough Street 757
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Dublin, Marlborough Street to Rathgar, Terenure Road East 14 / ...

$9

Bus  •  1h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Dublin City South, Grantham Street 16 / ...

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  20m

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar 10.3 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  20m

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar 10.3 miles

$2 - $4

Shuttle  •  20m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Dublin Airport to Rathgar

Towncar  •  20m

  1. Take a town car from Dublin Airport to Rathgar 10.3 miles

$80 - $120

Uber  •  20m

  1. Take an Uber from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar 10.3 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

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

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

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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 1h 6m.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Rathgar is 13 km. The road distance is 16.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar without a car is to line 757 bus and tram which takes 42m and costs 6€ - 7€.

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It takes approximately 42m to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar, including transfers.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar bus services, operated by Dublin Bus, depart from Dublin Airport station.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar bus services, operated by Dublin Bus, arrive at Rathgar, Terenure Road East station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar is 16 km. It takes approximately 20m to drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar.

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There are 1235+ hotels available in Rathgar. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar.
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  • Distance: 8.1 miles
  • Duration: 42m

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 49m.

Train operators
Luas
Phone
00353 1 4614911
Email
info@luas.ie
Website
luas.ie
Tram from Marlborough to Beechwood
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
Luas
Bus operators
Dublin Bus
Phone
+353 (01) 8734222
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Dublin, Marlborough Street
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin, Marlborough Street to Rathgar, Terenure Road East
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Dublin City South, Grantham Street
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Terenure, Terenure Road North
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
dublinbus.ie
TerraVision
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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uber.com
UberBLACK
$40 - $60
Taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Rathgar
Ave. Duration
20m
Estimated price
$26 - $32
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
Jayride
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Dublin Airport to Rathgar
Towncar from Dublin Airport to Rathgar
Estimated price
$80 - $120

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