There are 5 ways to get from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 219 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballycastle Marine Corner to Ballymena 217 / ...
  2. Take the line 219 bus from Ballymena Bus Center to Antrim Bus Center 219 / ...

$18 - $26

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Bus, train  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Ballycastle Marine Corner to Ballymena 217 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ballymena station to Antrim 3

$19 - $27

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) 42.9 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) 42.9 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  56 min

  1. Take a town car from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport 42.9 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS). However, there are services departing from Ballycastle Marine Corner and arriving at Belfast Aldergrove International Airport via Ballymena Bus Center and Antrim Bus Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Ballycastle and Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) is 38 miles. The road distance is 42.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) without a car is to bus and line 219 bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs £13 - £20.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS), including transfers.

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Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Ballycastle Marine Corner station.

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Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Antrim Bus Center station.

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Map of how to get from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS).
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  • Distance: 37.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Ballycastle, Northern Ireland and Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS), Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) via Ballymena, Ballymena Bus Center, and Antrim Bus Center in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Ballymena station to Antrim
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Ballycastle Marine Corner to Ballymena
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$8 - $12
Bus from Ballymena Bus Center to Antrim Bus Center
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$5 - $8
Other operators
Taxi from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Fast Cabs
Phone
+44 28 2076 1000
Website
fastcabsni.com
Direct Cabs
Phone
+44 7976 751617
Jayride
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ballycastle to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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