There are 3 ways to get from Ballymena to Ballyclare by bus, taxi 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

Line 149 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 149 bus from Ballymena to Ballyclare 149

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ballymena to Ballyclare 14.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Ballymena to Ballyclare 14.5 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Ballymena, Mid and East Antrim, Northern Ireland and Ballyclare, Northern Ireland?

Translink UK operates a bus from Ballymena to Ballyclare twice daily. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 50 min.

Bus operators
Translink UK
Other operators
Taxi from Ballymena to Ballyclare
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ballymena to Ballyclare?

The distance between Ballymena and Ballyclare is 22 km. The road distance is 23 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ballymena to Ballyclare?

The cheapest way to get from Ballymena to Ballyclare is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ballymena to Ballyclare?

The quickest way to get from Ballymena to Ballyclare is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £30 - £45.

Is there a direct bus between Ballymena and Ballyclare?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ballymena and arriving at Ballyclare. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Ballymena to Ballyclare?

The line 149 bus from Ballymena to Ballyclare takes 50 min including transfers and departs twice daily.