Travel from Ireland to United Kingdom is: Fully open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Glasgow?

Book now

There are 8 ways to get from Dublin to George Square by plane, bus, car ferry, train or car

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

Fly to Glasgow  •  2h 47m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Glasgow (GLA) DUB - GLA

7 alternative options

Fly to Edinburgh, bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Edinburgh (EDI) DUB - EDI
  2. Take the bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station

Bus, car ferry  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Glengall Street
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923

Train, car ferry, bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923

Car ferry, train  •  10h 50m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Glasgow Central

Train, car ferry  •  11h 56m

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the train from Stranraer to Ayr
  4. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central

Bus, car ferry via Ayr  •  11h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Busaras Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre X1
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane X77

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 49m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Belfast
  2. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  3. Drive from Cairnryan to George Square
Ireland → United Kingdom
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into United Kingdom from Ireland

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland
Show more details
Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

Show less

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Ireland

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Rules to follow in United Kingdom

m

Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Ireland

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed from Ireland.

Explore travel options

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in George Square is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in George Square is subject to regional advice.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, returning to Ireland from United Kingdom is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 8 Aug 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: UK Government.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to George Square is to fly which costs €26 - €150 and takes 2h 47m.

More details

The fastest way to get from Dublin to George Square is to fly. Taking this option will cost €26 - €150 and takes 2h 47m.

More details

The distance between Dublin and George Square is 193 miles.

The best way to get from Dublin to George Square without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 9h 51m and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Dublin to George Square, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Dublin Airport to Glasgow Airport.

Search flights

There are 230+ hotels available in George Square. Prices start at £75 per night.

More details

The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 17 min and costs €7 - €10.

More details

Map of how to get from Dublin to George Square.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 193.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and George Square, Glasgow City, Scotland?

Ryanair and Aer Lingus fly from Dublin to George Square every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £220
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£9 - £160
Flights from Dublin to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£11 - £160
Train operators
Irish Rail
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£80 - £110
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£210 - £280
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stranraer to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £40
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
Train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £26
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£20 - £26
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh Airport, Airport to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Website
Scottish Citylink
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£16 - £23
Website
Scottish Citylink
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Edinburgh Airport Arrivals Terminal to Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £13
Website
Megabus UK
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Glengall Street
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11
Website
Aircoach
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Dublin Busaras Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £23
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stena Line
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Stena Line
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £31
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£100 - £120
On Foot
£28 - £31

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.