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There are 10 ways to get from Bangor to Belfast by car ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Car ferry, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station Enterprise Service / ...

$88 - $129

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  2. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x

$68 - $96

8 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Bangor to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne

$97 - $197

Train to Manchester, fly to Belfast City  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Belfast City (BHD) MAN - BHD

$79 - $254

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Belfast City (BHD) BHX - BHD

$94 - $352

Train, train to Liverpool, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LPL - BFS

$79 - $214

Train, train to East Midlands, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Derby
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Belfast City (BHD) EMA - BHD

$91 - $381

Train, train to Liverpool, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Belfast City (BHD) LPL - BHD

$87 - $359

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Belfast City  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
  2. Take the train from Newton-le-Willows to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Belfast City (BHD) LBA - BHD

$96 - $283

Train, train to Liverpool, fly to Dublin, bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre

$77 - $327

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangor to Belfast is to car ferry and bus which costs £50 - £75 and takes 9 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangor to Belfast is to train and fly which costs £60 - £200 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The distance between Bangor and Belfast is 120 miles.

The best way to get from Bangor to Belfast without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 9 h 1 min and costs £65 - £100.

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Bangor to Belfast, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Belfast City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are 542+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bangor to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 120.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Bangor, Wales and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Bangor to Belfast. However, you can take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the walk to Tolka Quay, Irish Ferries Terminal, take the line 53 bus to Amiens Street Junction Upper Sheriff Str, take the walk to Connolly, then take the train to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bangor to Belfast via Holyhead, Holyhead, Dublin, Tolka Quay, Irish Ferries Terminal, Dublin, Talbot Street, and The Gresham Hotel in around 9 h 24 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from East Midlands to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from East Midlands to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Liverpool to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Liverpool to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Crewe to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$39
Passenger Flexi
$65
Standard Car
$91

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