Easy Access to Dun Laoghaire

Getting to and from Ireland has never been easier or more affordable by air and sea with daily direct flights and ferry crossings to Ireland from a wide range of cities in the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

Dun Laoghaire is located in South County Dublin, about 10km from the capital city, Dublin.  Transfer time from the airport direct to the venue is approximately 40 minutes.

Dublin is also easily accessible by sea into Dublin Port with Irish Ferries and Stenaline.  Discounted car ferry rates will be published early January 2016 for all competitors to avail of on Irish Sea crossings and also from Europe.

Reservation Form will be posted to the Website on Monday 30th November.


Travel By Air

As a capital city, Dublin is served directly from the main world hubs and by all the major airlines and low cost airline.  Aer Lingus is the national carrier and flies from airports all over the world direct into Dublin at very competitive rates.

Ryanair is another well-known carrier, with many alternative departure airports, from Britain and throughout Europe


Airport Transfers – Aircoach

Aircoach, also known locally as the “Blue Bus” offers a service from outside the Arrivals Terminal in Dublin Airport. There are 6 different routes, 4 of which go to South Dublin. It is important to choose the correct route.

The direct Aircoach to Dun Laoghaire is the Killiney/Dalkey route.  This service operates hourly and transfer time is approximately 40 mins. For full details on times and online fares.

We are currently working to have a special transfer rate for all teams and families, and details of this will follow in the near future.


Travel By Car Ferry

The closest port to Dun Laoghaire is Dublin Port, which is approx 20 minutes by car, depending on time of day. Rosslare Port is about 2 hours south, and Belfast or Larne Ports are about 2 hours to the north.

Irish Ferries are offering competitors discounted fares for crossings from the UK, with cars and/or trailers.  If you wish to make a Car Ferry Booking with Irish Ferries please complete and return the reservation form direct to Irish Ferries.  All details of fare prices and contact details are on the Reservation Form.  2016 IRISH FERRIES BOOKING FORM