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Flight information Edinburgh to Dublin

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Average flight time, total distance 336 kilometres

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Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Dublin: Dublin.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Edinburgh to Dublin is $38. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
1h 0min is the average flight time from Edinburgh to Dublin.
There are 6 airlines who fly direct from Edinburgh to Dublin.
As of November, there are 59 flights per week flying from Edinburgh to Dublin.

Which airlines fly from Edinburgh to Dublin?

There are plenty of cheap Edinburgh to Dublin flights. With more than a dozen airlines to choose from, there’s no reason not to skip over to Ireland for some sightseeing. You can fly with:

Is there a time difference between Edinburgh and Dublin?

No, it’s always the same time in Edinburgh and Dublin.

What is the weather like in Dublin?

Dublin experiences very similar temperatures to Edinburgh all year round.

Dublin’s annual rainfall is slightly higher than Edinburgh’s. Rain in Dublin falls consistently throughout the year, even in the summer months.

How expensive is Dublin?



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Essential travel information for Dublin

  • Australian citizens need a passport valid for at least 6 months after arrival in Ireland.
  • Australians may stay in Ireland as tourists for up to 90 days without a visa.

Departing from Edinburgh

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) consists of 1 terminal for both domestic and international flights. The airport is just over 9km west of the city centre and can easily be reached by bus, car, train and tram.

Perhaps the easiest way to the airport is to catch the Airlink 100 bus from Waverley Bridge. This service has departures every 10 or 15 minutes around the clock, with the trip to the airport taking half an hour. A single ticket for an adult costs £4.50 ($8) and a return costs £7.50 ($13).

For flights to Ireland and the UK, you should aim to be at the airport 1 hour before take-off.

Arriving in Dublin

Dublin Airport (DUB) has 2 terminals. Your landing terminal will depend on which airline you have flown with. Australian citizens must clear customs upon arrival after baggage collection.

Dublin city centre is about 13km, or a 20-minute drive, from the airport. You can get there by:

Return flights from Dublin to Edinburgh

Dublin Airport has plenty of shops, cafes, restaurants and bars to take advantage of before you head back on your flight from Dublin to Edinburgh.

It is recommended you arrive at your check-in desk no later than 1 hour before your scheduled departure time.

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Please note: all information is correct as of November 2018.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.