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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Istanbul Ataturk (IST) to Dublin (DUB) IST - DUB

$91 - $326

4 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry Balkan Horn  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$244 - $296

Night train, train, bus and ferry  •  3 days 3h

  1. Take the night train from Halkali to Videle
  2. Take the train from Videle to Arad D
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin

$177 - $221

Bus UBB Turistic, bus and ferry  •  3 days 9h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
  2. Take the bus from Constanta to London
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$149 - $177

Drive, car ferry  •  38h 39m

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$516 - $745

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Dublin is to fly which costs 500 ₺ - 1.900 ₺ and takes 7h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Dublin is to fly which costs 500 ₺ - 1.900 ₺ and takes 7h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Dublin via Sofia and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 8h.

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The distance between Istanbul and Dublin is 2952 km.

The best way to get from Istanbul to Dublin without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 2 days 8h and costs 1.300 ₺ - 1.700 ₺.

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It takes approximately 7h 43m to get from Istanbul to Dublin, including transfers.

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Istanbul to Dublin bus services, operated by Metro Plus, depart from Istanbul station.

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The quickest flight from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 4h 45m.

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Istanbul to Dublin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Dublin is 3h behind Istanbul. It is currently 1:02 PM in Istanbul and 10:02 AM in Dublin.

Map of how to get from Istanbul to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 1844.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 43m

What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Dublin, Ireland?

Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Istanbul to Dublin hourly.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Istanbul Ataturk to Dublin via Athens
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Train operators
Bus operators
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Balkan Horn
Phone
+44 74 71405777
Email
office@balkanhorn.com
Website
balkanhorn.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to London Victoria Station
Ave. Duration
33h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$165
Schedules at
balkanhorn.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
National Express
TransEvren
Phone
+4-0241-831.491
Email
transevren1@yahoo.com
Website
transevren.ro
Bus from Istanbul - Aksaray to Constanta
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
transporturi.transevren.ro
UBB Turistic
Phone
0040 744 274 274
Email
rezervari@ubbturistic.ro
Website
ubbturistic.ro
Bus from Constanta to London
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
ubbturistic.ro
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Turkish Airlines, KLM, Air Moldova and four other airlines offer flights from Istanbul Ataturk Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1303+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Istanbul to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is to Metro which takes 34m and costs 4 ₺.

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