Dublin International Airport is Ireland’s principal airport. Situated just to the north of the city of Dublin, alongside the M1 motorway, Dublin Airport handles more than 27 million passengers a year and over 207,000 flights.
No. of Terminals: 2
No. of Runways: 2
Passengers/year: 27 million
Claim to Fame: Ireland’s largest airport
Dublin Airport has expanded rapidly over the last two decades, adding a second terminal and increasing passenger traffic significantly.
Car hire is readily available in-terminal at Dublin Airport – as are extensive shopping, dining and rest facilities. Although London is the most popular destination for flights from Dublin Airport, the airport serves a full range of international destinations and also includes Paris, New York and Frankfurt amongst its top 10 destinations.
Ireland’s two best-known airlines are based at the airport – both budget airline Ryanair and national carrier Aer Lingus have their headquarters at Dublin Airport.