Dublin Airport boasts direct flights to more than 185 destinations. It has an extensive short and medium haul network, served by an array of carriers, as well as a significant long-haul network focused on North America and the Middle East.

The US Preclearance facility at Terminal 2 is a purpose built facility that allows US bound passengers to undertake all US immigration, customs and agriculture inspections at Dublin Airport prior to departure.

Location and directions

The Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel is just 14 kms from Dublin city centre and is easily accessible from Dublin International Airport, being approximately 50 minutes’ drive from the airport.

Taxis are available from the forecourts directly outside the Terminal buildings.

The Aircoach shuttle bus (route number 703) is an inexpensive alternative to a taxi with an hourly service to and from the hotel. Tickets can be purchased from the bus stop just outside the airport terminal building (Terminals 1 and 2), alternatively, they can be purchased in advance. For ticket purchase and for more information, please visit the Aircoach website.

If visiting Dublin, the DART train service runs regularly between Dalkey and the city centre. This rail system is a quick and easy way to get around Dublin and surrounding areas. More information including tickets, timings and costs can be found on the DART website.

About Dublin

Over 1200 overseas companies have chosen Ireland as their European base in sectors such as ICT, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare, Financial and International Services.

Dublin is a relaxed and compact city with a population of 2 million. With all the benefits and amenities of a major European capital, conveniently located in a small area, it provides a mix of the traditional and the modern.

GENERATE is taking place just before St. Patrick’s Day – a highlight in the Irish calendar. A celebration of Ireland’s patron saint, a trip into the city will show it buzzing with visitors from around the world.