Dublin Airport is conveniently located approximately 10km north of Dublin City Centre with access to a large number of Airport Buses, Coaches and Taxis, all allowing you to travel into Dublin City. It is also possible to arrange a transfer service with our school on arrival and/or departure.
Horner School of English Transfer Service:
Our airport transfer service, from Dublin Airport to your host family (or alternative accommodation) costs €80.00 for an arrival transfer and €75.00 for a departure transfer.
If you book the optional transfer service, you will be met by a representative of the school and transferred by car to your host family or other accommodation. Our driver will carry a sign with your name clearly indicated. Our driver will wait in the main public arrival hall, as you exit the Luggage Hall / Customs Area.
The meeting point for all transfers is in the main public arrivals hall of Dublin Airport (just as you exit the Luggage & Customs hall).
Alternative transport links from Dublin Airport:
We recommend that you take a public taxi to/from your accommodation as this will be the most cost efficient and the quickest method of traveling to and from the airport.
Taxi – There is a taxi rank directly outside the arrivals hall at Dublin Airport, operating 24 hours per day. The average cost per journey is €30.00 / €35.00.
To Dublin City Centre:
Bus 747 (Airlink) – Departs from outside Terminal 1 & Terminal 2, every 15 minutes. Cost EUR 6.00 per person. Route: From Dublin Airport to Heuston Rail Station, stopping in different city centre locations along the way, e.g. O’Connell Street, Central Bus Station, Temple Bar. Average journey is 30 minutes, up to 55 minutes during rush hour. Service is available: 06.00 – 23.30hrs Monday to Saturday, 07.00 – 23.20hrs Sunday.
Bus 757 (Airlink) – Departs from outside Terminal 1 & Terminal 2, every 15 minutes. Cost EUR 6.00 per person. Route: From Dublin Airport to South Dublin City, stopping in different city centre locations along the way, Merrion Square, Stephens Green, Harcourt Street. Service is available: 06.00 – 23.30hrs Monday to Saturday, 07.00 – 23.20hrs Sunday.
Air Coach – a private bus service, links all major Dublin city hotels with the airport, cost EUR €7.00. Departs every 15 minutes. Service is available: 05.00 – 24.00hrs. After 24.00 hours service is available every hour.