How to travel from Madrid to Dublin

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Travel Information from Madrid to Dublin

distanceDistance898 miles (1448 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $112
fastestFastest modeFlight • $112 (€100) • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAlsa or Aer Lingus

Travel 898 miles (1448 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Madrid to Dublin. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Alsa or Aer Lingus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Dublin.

Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid to Dublin

Travel Tips: Travel to Dublin easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Dublin.
FAQs

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Dublin, Ireland is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Spain enter Ireland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Dublin from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into Ireland:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Dublin, Ireland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Ireland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Dublin from Madrid.

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from Ireland is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from Ireland?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from Ireland?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 11/17/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Madrid from Dublin.

There are 4 travel options from Madrid to Dublin: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Dublin from Madrid is by taking a train, which costs on average $3 (€3).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dublin:

Taking a train is usually $38 (€35) less than taking a bus to Dublin, which costs on average $42 (€38) for the same trip.

A train is generally $108 (€97) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $112 (€100) from Madrid to Dublin.

The quickest way to travel between Madrid and Dublin is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 37 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

Dublin is approximately 898 miles (1448 km) away from Madrid.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Madrid to Dublin:

  • Buses mostly depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Dublin, Dublin Airport.
  • Flights most often depart from Madrid at Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Dublin at Dublin Airport.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Dublin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Alsa to go to Dublin by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Alsa Madrid to Dublin tickets on Omio for $42 (€38).
  • Travel with Aer Lingus for flights to Dublin. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Aer Lingus Madrid to Dublin tickets on Omio for $112 (€100).
Looking to extend your trip from Madrid to Dublin? Many Omio customers who go from Madrid to Dublin usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Paris. If you're looking to explore London, Edinburgh or Paris from Dublin, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Madrid to Dublin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $42 (€38) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost $112 (€100) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $3 (€3) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Madrid to Dublin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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