There are 4 ways to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal by shuttle, bus, train or car

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Shuttle, bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 64 / ...

$40 - $50

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 54 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 / ...

$36 - $49

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 49 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 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal 97.5 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal is to drive which costs £16 - £24 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal. However, there are services departing from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport 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 49 min.

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The distance between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) and Donegal is 76 miles. The road distance is 97.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 4 h 57 min and costs £30 - £40.

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It takes approximately 4 h 57 min to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal, including transfers.

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Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Belfast Europa Bus Centre station.

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Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal is 98 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal.

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There are 216+ hotels available in Donegal. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal.
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  • Distance: 76.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 57 min

What companies run services between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS), Northern Ireland and Donegal, IE-DL, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Donegal via Antrim Bus Center, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre, and Foyle Street Bus Station Derry in around 5 h 49 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
$13 - $18
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Airporter UK
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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
$16 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$16 - $24

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