There are 4 ways to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan by bus or car

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Line 53 bus, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 53 bus from Glenavy to Lurgan 53
  2. Take the bus from Lurgan Market Street to Monaghan 271 / ...

$19 - $29

3 alternative options

Line 219 bus, bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 219 bus from Antrim Bus Center to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 219 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Ballygawley Park and Ride 273 / ...

$32 - $46

Bus, line 51 bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport to Lisburn
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Lisburn to Craigavon 51 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Craigavon Rushmere Shopping Centre to Monaghan 251

$22 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan 59.4 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan. However, there are services departing from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport and arriving at Monaghan via Glenavy and Lurgan Market Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) and Monaghan is 42 miles. The road distance is 59.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan without a car is to line 53 bus and bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan, including transfers.

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Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Glenavy station.

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Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Monaghan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to drive from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Monaghan. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan.
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  • Distance: 41.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

You can take a bus from Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) to Monaghan via Glenavy, Lurgan, and Lurgan Market Street in around 3 h 50 min.

Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Glenavy to Lurgan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$5 - $8
Bus from Lurgan Market Street to Monaghan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14
Bus from Antrim Bus Center to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$6 - $10
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Ballygawley Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$14 - $20
Bus from Belfast Aldergrove International Airport to Lisburn
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$7 - $10
Bus from Lisburn to Craigavon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$6 - $9
Bus from Craigavon Rushmere Shopping Centre to Monaghan
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14

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