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There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin by plane, train, 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.

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Fly  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dublin (DUB) LHR - DUB

$53 - $208

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry via Chester  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$197 - $333

Train, car ferry  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$176 - $280

Bus, train, bus and ferry  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$79 - $117

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$97 - $128

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin is to fly which costs £40 - £160 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin is to fly which costs £40 - £160 and takes 1 h 39 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dublin is 278 miles.

The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 10 h 31 min and costs £150 - £260.

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It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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British Airways and Aer Lingus offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1196+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at $102 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 277.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Dublin, Ireland?

Aer Lingus and British Airways fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dublin hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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
2 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $200
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $200
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 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
West Midlands
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
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 Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
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 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155

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