There are 10 ways to get from Dublin to London by plane, train, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Dublin to London City  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London City (LCY) DUB - LCY

$62 - $237

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871

$28 - $35

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Fly Dublin to London Heathrow  •  3 h 50 min

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

$80 - $262

Fly Dublin to London Gatwick  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUB - LGW

$48 - $187

Fly Dublin to London Stansted  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN

$55 - $177

Fly Dublin to London Luton, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Luton (LTN) DUB - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL

$40 - $195

Fly Dublin to Southend, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Southend (SEN) DUB - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$91 - $347

Train to Belfast City, fly to London Heathrow  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
  2. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to London Heathrow (LHR) BHD - LHR

$116 - $316

Car ferry, train  •  8 h 5 min

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

$178 - $272

Car ferry, drive  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to London

$98 - $132

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to London is to bus and ferry which costs 24€ - 30€ and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to London is to fly which costs 70€ - 240€ and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Dublin and London is 462 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to get from Dublin to London, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin and arriving at London Victoria. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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Dublin to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to London.
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  • Distance: 288.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 56 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and London, England?

CityJet, British Airways and two other airlines fly from Dublin to London every 2 hours.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Belfast City to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Belfast City to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Dublin to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$114
Passenger
$40

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