Dublin Airport Reviews
Dublin Airport Reviews
Dublin Airport, (Irish: Aerfort Bhaile Átha Cliath) (IATA: DUB, ICAO: EIDW), is an international airport serving Dublin, Ireland and is operated by the Dublin Airport Authority.
Dublin Airport is located 5.4 nmi (10.0 km; 6.2 mi) north of Dublin city near Swords, in the county of Fingal, Ireland. In 2010 19.7 million passengers passed through the airport, making it the busiest of the state’s airports by total passenger traffic. It also has the greatest traffic levels on the island of Ireland followed by Belfast International Airport.
The Dublin Airport has an extensive short and medium haul network, served by an array of carriers as well as some intercontinental routes focused in the Middle East and the US. It serves as the headquarters of Ireland’s flag carrier Aer Lingus, Ireland’s regional airline Aer Arann and also Europe’s largest low-cost carrier Ryanair together with a fourth airline, CityJet, which doesn’t maintain major operations here. United States border preclearance services are available at the airport for US-bound passengers, making Dublin one of only two European airports with this facility along with Shannon.
As of 2013 the Dublin – London route is the worlds busiest international air route, with 640 weekly flights between the two cities. Dublin is also one of only seven airports in the world to serve all six London Airports: Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, Heathrow, London City and Southend.
ATMs / Cash Machines: Location: Terminal 1, Airside and Landside. A Bank of Ireland Foreign Currency / Euro ATM is also located in Area 1 in the Departures Hall in Terminal 1.
Baggage Trolleys – Free of charge
Car Rentals: Avis • Budget • Dooley • Europcar • Hertz. Location: Main Terminal, Arrivals Hall
Currency Exchange: Location: Terminal 1, landside, departures hall. Hours: 4:30am – 8pm. There are also four pre-order foreign currency desks in Terminal 1. The desk in the Arrivals Hall is open from 5:30am – 12am. In Terminal 2, the ICE Bureau de change has three counters. The Baggage Hall location is open from 4:30am – 10:30pm.
Food / Restaurants: Dublin airport has a wide variety of food concession. The restaurants listed below are open 24-hours:
»Terminal 1 – Landside: McDonald’s (Mezzanine Food Court) • Upper Crust (Arrivals Hall)
»Terminal 1 – Airside: SOHO Coffee Co (Gates 105-107)
»Terminal 2 – Landside: no 24 hour food/beverages
»Terminal 2 – Airside: no 24 hour food/beverages
Luggage Storage / Lockers: Location: Short Term Car Park Atrium, directly adjacent to the Terminal 1. Hours: 6am-11pm. Rates: from €4.75 to €12
Pharmacy – Location: Terminal 1, Departures Floor and Terminal 2, airside.
Prayer Room: Location: Terminal 2, Landside. Hours: open 24 hours
Showers: info not available.
Internet: Free WiFi is available at Dublin Airport. Connect to the ‘Dublin Airport Free WiFi’ or ‘eircom’ networks. Internet Kiosks are available in the following locations at a rate of 11.5c per minute : Terminal 1 – Landside: Arrivals Hall, Departures Hall and Mezzanine, Terminal 1 – Airside: Gates 101-121, Gates 201-220, Gates 301-313, Terminal 2 – Landside: Arrivals Hall, beside Wrights Food Hall and Terminal 2 – Airside: International Departures Lounge, one location beside the ATM machines and another beside the House or Ireland outlet. There is another location in the ezone of the US Pre-Clearance area.
Airport opening hours:
Open 24 hours
Dublin Airport Official Website
Dublin Airport Map
Dublin Airport Weather Forecast
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