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Manchester to Dublin flights

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Departure Thu, 01 Oct Return Tue, 06 Oct
MAN Manchester
DUB Dublin
return from £25
Departure Wed, 21 Oct Return Mon, 26 Oct
MAN Manchester
DUB Dublin
return from £21
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The capital city of Ireland, Dublin, is well-known for its culture, and a wealth of attractions and activities.
Currency and price comparison
Exchange rate
1.00 GBP = 1.09 EUR
British Pound Sterling Euro
1 EUR = 0.93 GBP
Last checked on 22 September 2020
Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Dublin are 8% cheaper than in Manchester.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 2% more expensive in Dublin than in Manchester.

Standard daytime start rate

Taxis are 47% more expensive in Dublin than in Manchester.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee is 8% more expensive in Dublin than in Manchester.

Manchester airports
  • ( Manchester International (MAN)
    How far from city centre: 9 miles
  • ( Birmingham Intl (BHX)
    How far from city centre: 74 miles
  • ( Liverpool John Lennon (LPL)
    How far from city centre: 27 miles
Dublin airports
  • ( Dublin (DUB)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
K Distance: 166 miles

Getting to and from the airport

Flights departing from Manchester

Located in the northwest of England, Manchester has a thriving cultural and entertainment scene, which has made it to be one of the most visited cities in the country. The city is situated in a bowl-shaped land area and is one of the largest cities in the United Kingdom.

Its city centre is located on the River Irwell and its business district is packed with high buildings and luxury hotels. Manchester is one of the liveliest cities in England, with its numerous educational institutions - universities and colleges - and the Gay Village. Manchester Airport is the main airport serving the city and it operates several regular flights from Manchester to Dublin.

Getting to Manchester airport

Manchester Airport is the international gateway to the city by air. The airport is one of the busiest airport in England. The airport is located almost outside the city, but it takes just a few minutes by car through M56 motorway. Aer Lingus and Ryanair operate direct Manchester to Dublin flights from Manchester Airport regularly.

It is an easy journey from the city to the airport. You can opt for a train ride to the airport from Manchester Piccadilly Train Station. Alternatively, you can opt for a taxi, bus or coach ride from the city to the airport. If you are driving your car, there are several car parks that offer affordable parking at the airport.

Arriving to Dublin

Ireland's largest and capital city, Dublin is a fascinating destination with amazing sightseeing options and a wide variety of activities for everyone. The city has a rich cultural heritage and several cultural attractions. Dublin is one of the most popular city break destinations in Europe.

Dublin is well-known for its pulsating nightlife and it features numerous Irish pubs, which is an amazing reason to visit the Irish city. The cosmopolitan city has an evident charm and refined beauty that actually appeals to its visitors. The city is related to many fascinating myths and ancient legends, which attract a large number of tourists to Ireland.

How to get to the city centre

All flights to Dublin from Manchester are handled by the Dublin International Airport (DUB), which is the busiest and largest airport in Ireland. The airport has two passenger terminals, which serves both domestic and international flights. Dublin Airport is located about 10km north of the city.

Dublin offers a range of transport options that run from the airport to the city. Dublin Bus, Airlink Express, AirCoach and Cityscape Express and other coach and bus services are available for transfer from the airport to the city. You can hire a car, if you are interested in exploring the city alone. However, cars in Ireland are right-hand drive.

Frequent asked questions about flights from Manchester to Dublin

How is COVID-19 affecting flights from Manchester to Dublin?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Ireland may apply when travelling from Manchester. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
📊 How much, on average, are flights from Manchester to Dublin?
The average price to go from Manchester to Dublin is 39.62 GBP but ticket prices vary a lot, depending on the season and how far in advance you book.
🔍 How can I find cheap flights from Manchester to Dublin at Opodo?
Our search engines have found flights from 21€ for the route Manchester - Dublin. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the cheapest option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
💰 Is Dublin expensive to visit compared to Manchester?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Dublin costs an average of 3.66 GBP, 46% more expensive than Manchester, with a fare of 2.50 GBP, while train tickets costs 9% less in Dublin: 2.74 GBP against 3.00 GBP in Manchester. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 13.71 GBP in Dublin, 2% more than the 13.50 GBP in Manchester. The price of the coffee is around 8% more expensive in Dublin, with an average of 3.01 GBP , while in Manchester the coffee costs 2.80 GBP.
📉 When is the best time to book a flight from Manchester to Dublin?
According to real customer data from our website, the most popular months to book a trip from Manchester to Dublin are May, August and January.
📅 When is the best time to travel from Manchester to Dublin?
The best time of the year to go to Dublin when flying from Manchester depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, August is the top 1 month to fly to  Dublin from Manchester in terms of searches from our cutomer, followed by May and July. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period January, September and November are the months with less volume of searchs for the route Manchester -  Dublin.
How long does the flight take to go from Manchester to Dublin?
The total flight time between Manchester and Dublin is of around 01:03 hours on average, considering an average distance of 264 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in oter cities in between).

Dublin - Latest customer reviews

4.3 /5
Reviews: 3
5.0 /5
Date 2019-09-24 Age 51-70 City Manchester

Duty free always expensive

3.0 /5
Date 2019-08-09 Age 51-70 City Staffordshire

Not to bad

5.0 /5
Date 2018-02-27 Age Over 70 City Plumbridge Omagh Co. Tyrone

A very comfortable and hassle free experience

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