There are 11 ways to get from Barrow in Furness to Belfast by train, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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, car ferry via Lancaster  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Carlisle
  3. Take the bus from Carlisle to Cairnryan
  4. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$92 - $145

Cheapest option

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carnforth
  2. Take the train from Carnforth to Shipley
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Belfast City (BHD) LBA - BHD

$70 - $222

9 alternative options

Train, bus, car ferry  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle to Cairnryan
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$81 - $99

Train, bus, car ferry via Glasgow Central  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  4. Take the bus from Ayr Railway Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal Sl
  5. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$145 - $250

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Barrow in Furness to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$78 - $95

Train, train to Manchester, fly to Belfast City  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Belfast City (BHD) MAN - BHD

$71 - $224

Train, train to Carlisle, fly to Belfast City  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Carlisle
  3. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Belfast City (BHD) CAX - BHD

$90 - $317

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  4. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LPL - BFS

$76 - $180

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Belfast City (BHD) GLA - BHD

$119 - $323

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) GLA - BFS

$127 - $307

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  4. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) NCL - BFS

$97 - $258

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barrow in Furness to Belfast is to drive and car ferry which costs £55 - £75 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barrow in Furness to Belfast is to train and fly which takes 4 h 38 min and costs £65 - £240.

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The distance between Barrow in Furness and Belfast is 183 km.

It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to get from Barrow in Furness to Belfast, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Barrow in Furness, England and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Barrow in Furness to Belfast. However, you can take the train to Lancaster, take the train to Carlisle, take the walk to Carlisle, take the bus to Cairnryan, then take the car ferry to Belfast. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Barrow in Furness to Belfast via Carlisle, Carlisle, and Cairnryan in around 9 h 39 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 Leeds Bradford to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Glasgow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flights from Glasgow to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Flights from Newcastle to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carnforth to Shipley
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
Train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Lancaster to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$28 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $17
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $24
Bus operators
Dodds of Troon
Phone
01292 288100
Email
info@doddsoftroon.com
Website
doddsoftroon.com
Bus from Ayr Railway Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
doddsoftroon.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$171

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