There are 11 ways to get from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB) by train, plane, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry 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

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dublin (DUB) GLA - DUB

$49 - $158

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, Scotland to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$37 - $46

9 alternative options

Train to Edinburgh, fly  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Lockerbie to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Dublin (DUB) EDI - DUB

$55 - $176

Train to Carlisle, fly  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Carlisle
  2. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Dublin (DUB) CAX - DUB

$61 - $254

Train, train to Newcastle, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Dublin (DUB) NCL - DUB

$45 - $168

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB

$79 - $218

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Shipley
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dublin (DUB) LBA - DUB

$60 - $227

Bus, car ferry  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, Scotland to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport

$69 - $80

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Dumfries to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$173 - $279

Bus, car ferry, train  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Dumfries, English Street (Cairndale Hotel) to Stranraer, Port Rodie X75
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Drogheda

$88 - $109

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Dumfries to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Drive from Belfast to Dublin Airport (DUB)

$75 - $96

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £29 - £40 and takes 16 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to train and fly which costs £45 - £200 and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Dumfries and Dublin Airport (DUB) is 156 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB). However, there are services departing from Dumfries, Scotland and arriving at Dublin Airport via Manchester and Jury's Inn Custom House Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 14 min.

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Map of how to get from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB).
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  • Distance: 156.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dumfries to Dublin Airport (DUB). However, you can take the train to Glasgow Central, take the walk to Glasgow, Renfield Street (No 105), take the line 500 bus to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport), take the walk to Glasgow airport, then fly to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lockerbie, Sydney Place (Cruden Terrace), take the walk to Lockerbie, take the train to Haymarket, take the walk to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams), take the tram to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams), take the walk to Edinburgh airport, then fly to Dublin.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Newcastle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin via Donegal
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Newcastle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $150
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $200
Flights from Newcastle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $200
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $240
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$24 - $210
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Dumfries to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $29
Train from Dumfries to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Dumfries to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Shipley
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lockerbie to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Carlisle to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dumfries, Scotland to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Dumfries, Scotland to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Dumfries, English Street (Cairndale Hotel) to Stranraer, Port Rodie
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$39
Small Car
$164
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$45
Small Car
$152
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$114
Passenger
$40

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