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Dublin Airport

Everything you need to know about Dublin airport

Dublin airport handles over 18 million passengers every year to over 60 destinations. If you're travelling from Dublin airport, we've got everything you need to know. Be prepared and swot up before you go.

Facilities at Dublin airport - shopping, food and drink

You won't be stuck for things to do at Dublin airport. There's plenty of shops, so you can grab those last minute essentials. You'll also find many bars and food outlets, a bureau de change, internet access and an information desk.

Getting to Dublin airport

Dublin airport is about six miles north of the city centre. The airport is easily accessed via either the M1 or M50 motorways. At the moment we don't offer parking at the airport, but we do have great hotel-with-parking options. Treat yourself to a comfortable stay and wake up refreshed after a good night's sleep.

Airport travel by bus, rail or taxi

Dublin airport is accessible by over 700 buses and coaches daily. From the airport you can reach many areas in and around Dublin, as well as lots of places outside the capital. There is no direct rail link to Dublin airport, however there are bus services to most train stations throughout the Dublin area.
Taxis can be picked up outside the terminal forecourt.

Dublin airport hotels

We've got two superb hotels at Dublin airport, the Hilton and the Premier Inn. Both hotels are close to the airport and offer free transfers. You can also combine parking with the Hilton Dublin airport. Start your holiday early by booking into an airport hotel. Take a look today, you could save up to 40% by pre-booking with us.

Dublin hand luggage information

  • Liquids are permitted in containers of up to 100ml
  • Pushchairs and wheelchairs are allowed after they have been screened
  • Laptops are now allowed as hand luggage
  • Some airlines allow no more than one item
  • Dimensions cannot exceed: H:56cm x W:45cm x D:25cm
  • No more than one bag of liquids per person

For more information about baggage restrictions including hand luggage allowance and liquid containers, see our Dublin baggage and security page.