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Deal alert: Round-trip flights to Dublin under $400

February 7 2022
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Dublin, Ireland November 2015. (Photo by Clint Henderson/The Points Guy)
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Ireland, also known as the "Emerald Isle," is home to Guinness and the best whiskey you’ll ever drink, as well as some of the most beautiful castles and green meadows you will ever see. United Airlines and its partners Air Canada and Swiss Air Lines are offering some basic economy deals from $382 round-trip to Dublin throughout the year.

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The Temple Bar district of Dublin. (Photo by Holger Leue/Getty Images)

The Flight Deal reported this offer. This deal is available from March to December, not including summer months.

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Deal basics

Airlines: United and partners Air Canada and Swiss Air Lines
Routes: EWR/LAX/ORD/DCA to DUB
How to book: Directly through airlines or via Google Flights
Travel dates: March to December (not including the summer)

Related: A toast to the best bars in Dublin

Sample flights

The deals below are for basic economy seats which include a standard seat and carry on. Seat selection, changes and checked bags will cost extra. All offers below are under $400 round-trip.

If you’re traveling from the East Coast, you can fly from New York (LGA) or Newark (EWR) to Dublin (DUB) for $382 round-trip. The offers we found were from the end of March to the beginning of April. The flight from LaGuardia is on Air Canada, and the Newark route is on United for the departure and Air Canada on the return. Both options include stops in Toronto (YYZ) each way.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)
(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

You can go nonstop from Washington D.C. (IAD) to Dublin (DUB) for $392 round-trip on United. The departure is non-stop and the return has a layover in Newark (EWR).

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

On the West Coast, travelers can go from Los Angeles (LAX) to Dublin (DUB) for $393 round-trip. The departure flight on United has a stop in Chicago (ORD) and the return flight is on Swiss Air Lines with a layover in Zurich (ZRH).

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

You can snag a direct flight from Chicago (ORD) to Dublin (DUB) on United, but on the return home via Air Canada there is a long stop in Montreal (YUL). The deal below in September will cost $394 round-trip.

(Screenshot courtesy of Google Flights)

Maximize your purchase

Pay with: The Platinum Card® from American Express for 5 points per dollar on airfare booked directly with the airline or through American Express Travel (on up to $500,000 on these purchases per calendar year), the Citi Prestige® Card for 5 points per dollar on airfare, the Citi Premier® Card or Chase Sapphire Reserve for 3 points per dollar on air travel, the American Express® Gold Card for 3 points per dollar on airfare when booked directly with the airline or through Amex Travel, or the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card for 2 points per dollar on travel.

The information for the Citi Prestige Card has been collected independently by The Points Guy. The card details on this page have not been reviewed or provided by the card issuer.

Related: Second Cities: Destinations to add onto a trip to Dublin

Bottom line

From its charming people, stunning views and tasty chippers, Dublin will wrap you in its warmth no matter how rainy it gets. Don’t miss out on this awesome chance to experience the history and culture of Ireland.

Featured photo by Dublin, Ireland November 2015. (CLINT HENDERSON/THE POINTS GUY)
Editorial disclaimer: Opinions expressed here are the author’s alone, not those of any bank, credit card issuer, airline or hotel chain, and have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by any of these entities.

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