There are 6 ways to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus Aircoach  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel 705-x

$27 - $38

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport to Lisburn 109a
  2. Take the train from Lisburn to Connolly Enterprise Service

$42 - $60

Bus Bus Eireann  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport to Lisburn 109a
  2. Take the bus from Lisburn, Sprucefield Shopping Centre to Busáras X1

$37 - $48

Train  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly Enterprise Service

$46 - $72

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin 112.2 miles

$24 - $35

Towncar  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take a town car from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport to Dublin 112.2 miles

$240 - $340

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

Aircoach operates a bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Lisburn to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast Central to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport to Lisburn
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$7 - $11
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lisburn, Sprucefield Shopping Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport to Dublin
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) and Dublin is 148 km. The road distance is 180 km.

The cheapest way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 1 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin is to drive which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £18 - £27.

No, there is no direct bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport and arriving at The Gresham Hotel via Antrim Bus Center and Belfast, Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 34 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Dublin, including transfers.

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