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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Corsica by plane, car ferry, train, bus or ferry

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Fly to Bastia  •  6h 42m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bastia (BIA) DUB - BIA

Cheapest option

Fly to Ajaccio  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Ajaccio (AJA) DUB - AJA

3 alternative options

Fly to Calvi  •  6h 40m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Calvi (CLY) DUB - CLY

Fly to Figari  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Figari (FSC) DUB - FSC

Car ferry, train, bus, ferry  •  45h 41m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham New Street Station to Paris
  4. Take the bus from Paris to Nice Airport
  5. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

Dublin to Corsica by car ferry, walk, train, bus and ferry

The journey time between Dublin and Corsica is around 45h 41m and covers a distance of around 2720 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 13m. Operated by Stena Line, Transport for Wales, FlixBus and others, the Dublin to Corsica service departs from Dublin and arrives in Ajaccio. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

1 Weekly Services
45h 41m Average Duration
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Ireland → France
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International entry into France from Ireland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
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Conditions of entry into France from Ireland

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curaçao, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Greenland, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States Virgin Islands, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curaçao, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Greenland, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States Virgin Islands, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Ireland

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Corsica is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Corsica is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Corsica is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, returning to Ireland from France is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 27 Jun 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Corsica is to fly which costs €65 - €200 and takes 7h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Corsica is to fly which costs €150 - €320 and takes 6h 40m.

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It is approximately 1686 km to get from Dublin to Corsica.

The best way to get from Dublin to Corsica without a car is to car ferry and train and bus and ferry which takes 45h 41m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Dublin to Corsica, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dublin Airport to Bastia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 35m and has one stopover.

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Corsica is 1h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 3:36 PM in Dublin and 4:36 PM in Corsica.

British Airways, Vueling Airlines, Transavia France and four other airlines offer flights from Dublin Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 116+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 703 bus which takes 13 min and costs €7 - €10.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 1685.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 42m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Corsica, France?

Lufthansa, Aer Lingus and nine other airlines fly from Dublin to Borgo every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €700
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €700
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €250
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €700
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €280
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Marseille
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €950
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €700
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €250
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €700
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Marseille
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€95 - €550
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €270
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€120 - €700
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €650
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €460
Flights from Dublin to Figari via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €600
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Dublin to Calvi via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Figari via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Bastia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €1200
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Dublin to Ajaccio via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €430
Train operators
Bus operators
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Birmingham New Street Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €160
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
€60 - €85
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
€120 - €160

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