There are 3 ways to get from Antrim to Donegal by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Antrim to Londonderry station
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 64 / ...

$43 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 212 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 64 / ...

$42 - $61

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Antrim to Donegal 95.7 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Antrim, Antrim and Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland and Donegal, IE-DL, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Antrim to Donegal via Antrim Bus Center, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre, and Foyle Street Bus Station Derry in around 5 h 50 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Antrim to Londonderry station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$18 - $25

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Antrim to Donegal?

The distance between Antrim and Donegal is 123 km. The road distance is 153 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Antrim to Donegal?

The cheapest way to get from Antrim to Donegal is to drive which costs £14 - £22 and takes 2 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Antrim to Donegal?

The quickest way to get from Antrim to Donegal is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs £14 - £22.

Is there a direct bus between Antrim and Donegal?

No, there is no direct bus from Antrim to Donegal. However, there are services departing from Antrim Cunningham Way and arriving at Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel via Antrim Bus Center, Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Foyle Street Bus Station Derry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Antrim to Donegal?

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Antrim to Donegal, including transfers.