There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Ireland by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, night train 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 Paris CDG to Dublin  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dublin (DUB) CDG - DUB

$76 - $316

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$46 - $64

8 alternative options

Fly Paris Orly to Dublin  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Dublin (DUB) ORY - DUB

$69 - $324

Fly Paris CDG to Cork  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cork (ORK) CDG - ORK

$87 - $409

Fly Beauvais to Dublin  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Dublin (DUB) BVA - DUB

$53 - $264

Fly Paris CDG to Shannon  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Shannon (SNN) CDG - SNN

$106 - $819

Train, car ferry  •  12 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$268 - $556

Train, bus and ferry  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$166 - $378

Bus, night train, car ferry  •  21 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Wolverhampton
  3. Take the night train from Wolverhampton to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$146 - $209

Drive, car ferry  •  23 h 46 min

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

$89 - $161

What companies run services between Paris, France and Ireland?

Aer Lingus, Air France and five other airlines fly from Paris to Swords hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8,000 - $25,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$8,000 - $25,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$4,100 - $13,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $7,000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Train operators
Eurostar
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
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
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
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
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Night train from Wolverhampton to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
First Anytime Day Single
$95 - $140
Bus operators
National Express
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
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris - Roissy CDG Airport to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris and Ireland is 850 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Ireland is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 20 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Paris to Ireland is to fly which takes 4 h 35 min and costs 55€ - 280€.

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Dublin via Paris - Roissy CDG Airport and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 7 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Paris to Ireland, including transfers.