Airport Maps & Terminal Guide
Getting Around the Airport
The terminal building structure at the Dublin Airport has two main terminals - Domestic Terminal 1 and International Terminal 2. Both the terminals are connected by a 100m long walkway available at the DUB airport which takes around 5 minutes of walking time.
To get better oriented, see the Dublin Airport Domestic Terminal Overview Map (DUB Map).
Domestic Terminal 1
Domestic T1 is served by Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Baltic, Air Canada, Air France, Air Moldova, Air Transat, American Airlines, Blue Air, Blue Islands, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Croatia Airlines, Delta, Eastern Airways, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad, Eurowings, Finnair, Fly SAS, Flyone, HiSky, Iberia Express, Icelandair, KLM, Lauda, Logan Air, LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa, Luxair, Norwegian, Qatar Airways, Ryanair, S7 Airlines, Sun Express, Swiss, TAP Air Portugal, Transavia, TUI Holidays, Turkish Airlines, United Airlines, Vueling, and West Jet.
The upper level of T1 is the Departures level and has at its center entrance the airline desks, to the left currency exchange and adjacent escalator to Arrivals/ Area 14. Behind the airline desks are the 6 rows of check-in counters 3 throuth 13 and beyond counters 3-4 is the Fast Track Entrance with access to The Loop & to departure gates. Note that T1 now added 15 more self-service bag-drop units for Ryanair passengers, and 3 separate baggage-drop units at check-in Area 7 for common-use by airlines (like CityJet and Flybe).
Other services include bag wrap machines, baggage storage facility, printing services, comfortable seating areas, charging stations, ATMs, and Bank of Ireland.
The ground level of T1 is the Arrivals level which houses the baggage hall with carousels 4 - 1 and 5 - 9 on either side of the center, which has security screening leading to Arrivals meeting point and information counter. This level also houses a cafe, ICE currency exchange, a book shop, ATM machine, Bank of Ireland, pre-booked rental cars and rental car counters, Information desk, Tourist & transportation information, & a bar.
Other services in include baggage storage facility, printing services, comfortable seating areas, charging stations, ATMs, Bank of Ireland,
To get better oriented, see the Dublin Airport Domestic Terminal 1 Map (DUB Map).
International Terminal 2
International T2 is served by Aer Lingus, American Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Norwegian, and United Airlines.
The ground level of T2 is the Departures level which houses the check-in counters at the center. Some airlines help desks and check-in desks 1-18 (right) and 29-56 (left). The Departures Hall houses the Security Screening area & a Fast-Track entrance. Access to gates 401-426 is in the center, past the concessions (gates 401-406 house U.S. Customs & Border Protection). The departure hall leads to car parks and transportation facilities.
Other services include bag wrap machines, printing services, comfortable seating areas, charging stations, ATMs, Bank of Ireland, and a multi-faith prayer room.
The upper level of T2 is the Arrivals /Baggage level which houses the Customs before which is a corridor for flight connections to Terminal 1. After Customs inspection are baggage crousels 1 - 6, a currency exchange, 2 baggage handler service desks, a Loop shop, and access to the Arrivals Hall, which houses in the center a meeting point and at either side food & drink and retail concessions.
Other services include bag wrap machines, comfortable seating areas, charging stations, ATMs,
To get better oriented, see the Dublin Airport International Terminal 2 Map (DUB Map).
Food, Shops & Amenities
There are many options for shopping and dining around DUB airport. Some notable shops and restaurants include Butlers Chocolate Café, Café Bar, Boots, and Food Village inside Terminal 1; and Irish Meadows, Caffé Nero, WHSmith, and Coffee Room at Terminal 2. Online click and collect options for shopping items are provided by The Loop.
The security checkpoints at DUB airport are monitored by the Federal TSA - Transportation Security Administration. Only passengers possessing tickets are allowed to proceed beyond any of the security checkpoints. All security checkpoints provide access to the concourses and airplane gates.
The hours and wait times estimates for each security checkpoint can be found on the Dublin Airport Security Wait Times Page.
There are three airport lounges at DUB airport. The Lounge is an airport lounge that can be found at two locations: on the second level inside T1 between the lanes of the security checkpoint and inside Terminal 2 on the second level near the 400s gates. Terminal 2 has another lounge called 51st & Green US Preclearance, which is located after US Preclearance.
International Arrivals & Transfers
Terminal 2 is the main terminal handling all international flights without any requirement of preclearance of customs. For more information about this terminal, please scroll up.
- Arrive 90 minutes before flight time in case of domestic flights, and two hours before flight time in case of international flights
- For security, passengers are recommended to carry just one luggage which does not include liquids, gels, sharp objects, or pastes. This includes bottled water.
- Bringing medication with prescriptions is permissible
- Special diet food and baby food is permissible if a relevant proof is provided
- Self-service kiosks and online check-ins are permissible
- When traveling with pets or other animals:
- Review the airline policies beforehand
- Use the pet relief areas if required. These are located inside the terminals and at the arrival/baggage claim levels
- All pets are to remain inside the carries in the terminals, except for service animals
- When traveling with kids, keep items to keep them busy and engaged such as games, laptops, books, snacks, or others depending on their interest
- Visit ‘the stock exchange’ store if you want to purchase any items for kids at the DUB airport
- Passengers with autism are provided with a lanyard and wristbands for traveling within the DUB airport