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23rd Dec 2021

5 of the best things to do in Dublin Airport if you’re travelling this Christmas

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Jetting off this Christmas? Here’s where to swing by when you’re passing through Dublin Airport…

Whether you’re flying home to spend the holidays with your family or want to spend the festive season in the sun, that is one flight you certainly won’t want to miss.

To make sure you arrive with lots of time to spare (and shop!), Expressway connects over 150 Irish cities, towns and villages to Dublin Airport while offering a very comfortable ride with reclining leather seats, air conditioning, charging sockets and free Wi-Fi.

With 200 services running to and from the airport daily, you can reserve your seat online through MyExpressway, buy your ticket on-board or avail of their ticket vending machines.

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If you need to pick up some last minute gifts, want to treat yourself to something nice or just fancy a quality meal before your flight, we’ve picked out some of the very best spots in Dublin Airport to swing by while you’re waiting for your flight…

Butlers Chocolate Café

Whether your flight’s earlier in the morning or late at night, caffeine fuel is an absolute essential and a cuppa from Butlers will well and truly revive you. With a selection of decadent chocolates, delicious sweet treats and gourmet sandwiches, you’ll quite literally be in flying form.

Jo Malone

When you’re making your way through the terminal, it’s impossible to not be drawn in by the incredible scent of Jo Malone. With a range of incredible fragrances across home, bath, body and perfume, this is the perfect store to find some last minute gifts or a brand new signature scent for yourself this Christmas!


Whether it’s feasting your eyes on the selection of foodstuffs ranging from jams and chutneys to Butcher meats and sweet treats, or browsing through the gorgeous scarves, socks, throws and homewear, it’s impossible to leave Avoca empty-handed.

Nomad Café

A new addition to Dublin airport, this flexitarian café focusses on healthy, clean and wholesome food. If you want to board your flight feeling nourished, but not uncomfortably full, this is a great option to keep the wolf from the door until you’re on the ground elsewhere!

Make-up galore

When it comes to packing, many of us end up rush and leave half of the essentials behind! If you’ve left behind your favourite foundation or need to top up your makeup bag with some new goodies, you’ll find everything from Estée Lauder to MAC and La Mer at Dublin Airport.

You can reserve and guarantee your seat today by visiting the Expressway website.