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Travelers usually depart from Dublin, Dublin - Busáras, Dublin - Rosie Hackett Bridge, Dublin - Pearse St. Bus Stop, or Dublin - Halfpenny Bridge when they travel from Dublin to Manchester. Book your trip to arrive at Manchester, Manchester - Shudehill Interchange, Manchester Coach Station, Manchester-New Moston, or Manchester-Miles Platting. The distance between Dublin and Manchester is 265 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Aer Lingus, easyJet, Air Moldova, and Wizz Air. Dublin and Manchester have 134 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Manchester, consider visiting Snowdonia, Portmeirion, Caernarfon, and York Minster.

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RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Aer LingusEINEINoOpens 48 days before flight
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easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
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Air MoldovaMLD9UYesNo
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
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Manchester travel tips

1) Use the National Rail train service to get from the airport to Manchester city centre and back

To get from the airport to the city centre of Manchester buy a ticket for about 5 euro (prices vary in different seasons) to the National Rail train service. Trains run every 10 minutes between Manchester Piccadilly and the airport, which is the easiest and cheapest way.

2) Head to Altrincham Market by car after 18:00 to get free parking

Bear in mind that if you come to Altrincham Market in Manchester by car after 18:00, you will be able to park your car for free. The food market and street food scenes are flourishing here. Being built in 1858, it will impress you with its beautiful design. Whatever you buy here, accompany it with cinnamon pies and eat on the go because you will not resist its flavour.

3) The best panoramic view of Manchester opens from a giant Ferris wheel

Get on the Ferris wheel in the Millenium quarter to see the best panoramic view of the city of Manchester. The height of the attraction reaches more than 50 meters above the ground. Try to get there in the daytime, when the viewing range reaches up to 30 kilometres.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Dublin to Manchester?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Dublin and Manchester takes around 1.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Dublin and Manchester?
The flight distance between Dublin and Manchester is 265 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Dublin and Manchester?
Several carriers operate flights between Dublin and Manchester. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Ryanair, Aer Lingus.
What are the most popular routes to and from Dublin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dublin and New York, London, Los Angeles, Boston, San Francisco, Barcelona, Chicago, Paris, Edinburgh, Denver, Seattle, Rome, Amsterdam, Athens, Madrid, Prague, Venice, Orlando, Reykjavik, Lisbon.
What are the most popular routes to and from Manchester?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manchester and New York, Los Angeles, Tel Aviv, Denver, Dallas, Boston, Orlando, San Francisco, London, Washington, D.C., Detroit, Istanbul, Madrid, Barcelona, Amman, Raleigh, Athens, Minneapolis, Copenhagen, Chicago.
What airports are near Dublin?
The main airport in Dublin is Dublin. It is also served by Dublin, Shannon, Cork, Belfast International, George Best Belfast City, Isle of Man, Ireland West Airport Knock, City of Derry, Donegal.
What airports are near Manchester?
The main airport in Manchester is Manchester. It is also served by London Stansted, Luton, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool John Lennon, Newcastle, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Isle of Man.
What buses and trains depart from Dublin?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Dublin, including Bus Éireann.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Dublin and Manchester?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Dublin and Manchester thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Dublin and Manchester can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
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