Relax and unwind in the sanctuary of our luxurious lounges.
Why not take a little time out from the hustle and bustle of the airport? Escape to one of our luxurious airport lounges where you can relax and unwind with free Wi-Fi and complimentary drinks and snacks. You can catch up on some work or just switch off and enjoy the comfort. Either way, a little bit of sanctuary before your flight goes a long way!
All of our lounges are conveniently located close to your boarding gate, so you don’t have far to go when your flight is called.

With only a few exceptions, our lounges are owned and operated by airport handling partners. Sometimes, the location of the lounges might change, so it's always a good idea to check out the listing before you travel.

When our handling partner provides lounge facilities, you might need to register at check-in for the lounge visit.

Once you produce the documents you need, check-in staff will give you a lounge invitation. You can use this to access the lounge before your Aer Lingus flight takes off.

Lounge highlights include:

  • Tranquil setting
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Notification of boarding and flight times
  • Computer access
  • Complimentary newspapers and magazines
  • Spacious, comfortable and quiet
  • Complimentary drinks and snacks
  • Entertainment facilities

As a business class passenger, you must simply present your boarding card to access the lounge.

Simply present your lounge access email for admission to the lounge.

Where our handling partner provides lounge facilities, you may need to register at check-in for the lounge visit. Once you produce your relevant documentation, check-in staff will provide you with a lounge invitation, which you can use to locate and access the lounge prior to the departure of your Aer Lingus flight.

To get access to the lounge if you’re a Gold Circle Club member, you simply need to present a valid Gold Circle Club card along with your Aer Lingus boarding card. You can invite a guest into the lounge with you if they’re traveling on the same Aer Lingus flight as you, the cardholder.

Gold Circle Elite and Prestige tier members can avail of Aer Lingus and partner airline lounges when travelling on scheduled flights. As members, you’ve got access to the British Airways Lounge in London Heathrow when travelling onwards on a through-ticket with British Airways. This means that your ticket must have an Aer Lingus and British Airways flight on the same ticket/booking. If separate tickets/bookings have been issued then British Airways lounge access won’t be available.

Gold Circle Club members may use associated lounges when travelling on scheduled Aer Lingus flights or on codeshare flights (e.g. flight number begins EI).

Where our handling partner provides lounge facilities, you might need to register at check-in for the lounge visit. Once you produce your relevant documentation, check-in staff will provide you with a lounge invitation. Use this to locate and access the lounge prior to the departure of your Aer Lingus flight.

And there’s more good news! If you’re an Aer Lingus business class passenger travelling to/from the U.S. and beyond via Chicago on an Aer Lingus codeshare flight operated by our partner United Airlines, you can now enjoy a seamless travel experience with access to United Airlines airport lounges.

If you’re an Aer Lingus business class passenger traveling to/or from the U.S. and beyond via Chicago, we’ve got good news for you! Passengers on Aer Lingus codeshare flights operated by our partner, United Airlines, can now enjoy access to United Airlines airport lounges.

Business class passengers connecting to/from United Airlines flights now have access to United Club lounges at airports including Chicago, Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Minneapolis. To access the United Airlines lounge simply present your Aer Lingus Business Class boarding pass and your United Airlines boarding pass at the lounge.

  • If you hold a Bank of Ireland Gold Visa Business Card and you are travelling on an Aer Lingus flight, you’ll be able to use any of our Gold Circle or affiliated lounges.
  • Bank of Ireland Gold Visa Business Card holders must present this card for admission.
  • Bank of Ireland Gold Visa Business Card holders may invite one guest into the lounge when they’re travelling on the same flight as the cardholder.
  • Holders of this Visa card who wish to earn Gold Circle points must register separately for Gold Circle Club membership.

Where our handling partner provides lounge facilities, you may need to register at check-in for the lounge visit. Once you produce your relevant documentation, check-in staff will provide you with a lounge invitation, which you can use to locate and access the lounge prior to the departure of your flight.

You don’t have to be a Gold Circle Club member to enjoy the benefits of our lounges. You can simply decide to add lounge access when you’re booking your flight (or add it later at your leisure), and the comfort of the lounge is yours to enjoy. It costs just €25 (or the equivalent) per person, and includes free Wi-Fi and complimentary drinks and snacks.

Here’s how it works:

  • Pre-pay online or pay at reception for access to lounges at Dublin, London Heathrow or Boston airports
  • If you bought access online, you’ll be sent the lounge pass by email. Bring it with you to the airport as you’ll need to submit it at the lounge reception desk, along with your boarding card.
  • Please note that lounge access can only be redeemed by the passenger(s) named on the email.
Airport Name / Location
Cork Jack Lynch Executive Lounge
Dublin Aer Lingus Gold Circle Lounge
Shannon The Rineanna Suite
Airport Name / Location
Aberdeen Servisair Lounge
Belfast Aspire Lounge
Birmingham No. 1 Traveller Lounge
Blackpool Servisair Lounge
Bristol Executive Lounge
Cardiff Executive Lounge
Edinburgh Aspire Lounge
Glasgow Aspire Lounge
London Gatwick No.1 Traveller Club Rooms
London Heathrow Aer Lingus Gold Circle Lounge
Manchester Aspire Lounge
Southend First Class Lounge
Airport Name / Location
Amsterdam KLM Business Lounge
Barcelona Sala VIP - Canudas
Berlin Berlin Airport Lounge
Brussels BA Lounge
Dusseldorf Air Berlin Lounge
Faro ANA Airport Authority Lounge
Frankfurt Sky Lounge
Geneva Dnata Salon Skyview Lounge
Isle of Man Rendezvous Executive Lounge
Madrid AENA Sala VIP 'Cibeles' T1
Malaga AENA Sala VIP (Terminal 3)
Milan Linate Club Sea Leonardo Lounge
Munich Atlantik Lounge
Nice Club Riviera
Paris Salon Icare
Rome Alitalia lounge
Vienna Air Lounge
Zurich Dnata Skyview Lounge
Airport Name / Location
Boston Aer Lingus Gold Circle Lounge
Chicago Air France Lounge
New York Aer Lingus Lounge
Orlando United Club
San Francisco United Lounge
Toronto KLM Lounge
Washington British Airways Lounge