How to travel from Reading to Dublin

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Travel Information from Reading to Dublin

distanceDistance257 miles (414 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $26
fastestFastest modeFlight • $12 (€11) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Travel 257 miles (414 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Reading to Dublin. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Reading to Dublin.

Travel Tips: Travel from Reading to Dublin

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 Reading to Dublin.

International travel from Reading, United Kingdom to Dublin, Ireland is: Fully open.

Can I enter Ireland if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Ireland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dublin if traveling from Reading?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Dublin, Ireland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Ireland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 8/3/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Dublin from Reading.

The restriction level for your return to Reading, United Kingdom from Ireland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Reading from Dublin restricted?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Reading from Dublin?

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Reading, United Kingdom?

You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 8/8/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Reading from Dublin closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Reading and Dublin. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Reading and Dublin is by taking a train with an average price of $2 (€2).

This is compared to other travel options to Dublin:

A train is generally $24 (€22) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $26 (€24) from Reading to Dublin.

Taking a train is usually $10 (€9) less than taking a flight to Dublin, which costs on average $12 (€11) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Reading and Dublin is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Dublin by bus can take on average 0 h 0 min.

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

You should expect to travel around 257 miles (414 km) between Reading and Dublin.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Reading to Dublin:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Reading to Dublin depart from Reading, Christchurch Green / Redlands Road (University of Reading) to Dublin, Dublin Airport.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Reading to Dublin:

  • You can go to Dublin from Reading by plane with Ryanair. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $12 (€11) with Ryanair from Reading to Dublin on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Reading to Dublin often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like London, Edinburgh or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Reading and Dublin itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dublin and any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Reading to Dublin, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $26 (€24) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket costs $12 (€11) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $2 (€2) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Reading to Dublin tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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