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1. Posted by cloudsurfing_G (Budding Member 2 posts) 1y

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Hello Folks!

I am planning a trip that involves changing planes at Dublin Airport.

I am flying from Liverpool UK - Dublin to Cardiff, Wales (its so much cheaper than taking the train!)

I will have 1hr 5 minutes from Landing to Take Off - I will not have to check in any bags at any airport, so I will be able to miss out the check-in area completely.

Do you think 1 hour 5 minutes is enough time? The flights are all in the morning, arriving at 07:25 and leaving at 08:30

Thanks for you help :)

2. Posted by Andyf (Travel Guru 677 posts) 1y

If they're on time, yes.

I'm assuming this is Ryanair. They pad their flight times considerably, on the EMA-DUB route i can be leaving the terminal by the scheduled landing time. Only delay you may have is the gate in Dublin can be a 10 or 15 minute walk from the arrivals area.

3. Posted by cloudsurfing_G (Budding Member 2 posts) 1y

Thank-you for your response :)

The flight from LPL-DUB is with Ryanair estimated to take 55 minutes then the DUB-CWL is with Flybe.

Thanks again.

4. Posted by Andyf (Travel Guru 677 posts) 1y

Yes the actual cruise time between Liverpool and Dublin airports would be about 17 minutes so they do allow a fair bit at both ends. If the flight leaves on time you will likely get a bit more than the 1h05m for your connection. And early morning flights are the least likely to suffer delays.