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There are 7 ways to get from Milan to Dublin by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Milan Linate  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Dublin (DUB) LIN - DUB

62€ - 310€

Cheapest option

Fly from Milan Bergamo  •  5h 45m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Dublin (DUB) BGY - DUB

35€ - 73€

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Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Dublin (DUB) MXP - DUB

56€ - 123€

Train to Verona, fly  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Dublin (DUB) VRN - DUB

46€ - 186€

Bus, bus and ferry via Paris  •  37h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Paris 729
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

61€ - 97€

Drive, car ferry  •  31h 12m

  1. Drive from Milan to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

213€ - 294€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  42h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Ulm Hbf
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Ulm to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

96€ - 137€

Italy → Ireland
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International entry into Ireland from Italy

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Conditions of entry into Ireland from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Ireland from Italy.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dublin is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dublin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dublin is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Ireland.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Dublin is to fly which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 5h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Dublin is to fly which costs 60€ - 310€ and takes 5h 20m.

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The distance between Milan and Dublin is 1414 km.

The best way to get from Milan to Dublin without a car is to bus and bus and ferry via Paris which takes 37h 14m and costs 60€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Milan to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Dublin is 1h behind Milan. It is currently 4:28 PM in Milan and 3:28 PM in Dublin.

Aer Lingus, Air France, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1838+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 1414 km
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Dublin, Ireland?

Aer Lingus, Air France and two other airlines fly from Milan to Dublin 4 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 140€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Dublin via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Dublin via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Dublin via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Flights from Verona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Flights from Verona to Dublin via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Flights from Verona to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
25€ - 160€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Verona to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 190€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 200€
Flights from Verona to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 230€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Dublin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 390€
Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Trenord
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan to Paris
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
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 from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Milan to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Ulm to London
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 80€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
65€ - 80€

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