There are 10 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dublin by plane, train, subway, car ferry, bus, 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

Fly from London Gatwick  •  1 h 41 min

  1. LGW - DUB

$29 - $152

9 alternative options

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. LCY - DUB

$73 - $265

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4 h 43 min

  1. LHR - DUB

$103 - $304

Train, Tube to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. STN - DUB

$77 - $219

Train to London Luton, fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. LTN - DUB

$55 - $211

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. SEN - DUB

$122 - $456

Train, car ferry  •  10 h

$204 - $314

Train, car ferry via Chester  •  10 h 11 min

$200 - $339

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13 h 55 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. 871

$59 - $81

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 33 min

$106 - $141

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Dublin, Ireland?

Aer Lingus and Ryanair fly from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dublin every 2 hours.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London City to Dublin via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from London Luton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dublin via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
London Underground (Tube)
Greater Anglia
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $250
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $150
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $250
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
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
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Gatwick Airport London to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44
car
$118
Passenger
$42

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Dublin is 480 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dublin is to fly which costs £21 - £120 and takes 1 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dublin is to fly which takes 1 h 41 min and costs £21 - £120.

No, there is no direct bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Dublin via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dublin, including transfers.