There are 7 ways to get from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell by plane, train, shuttle, car ferry, car or bus

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

Fly Belfast City to Glasgow, train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Glasgow (GLA) BHD - GLA
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell

$45 - $175

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Fly Belfast City to Edinburgh, train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHD - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Motherwell

$50 - $218

Fly Belfast City to Carlisle, train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Carlisle (CAX) BHD - CAX
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Motherwell

$93 - $401

Line 600 shuttle to Belfast (Aldergrove), fly to Glasgow, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast City Airport to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
  2. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Glasgow (GLA) BFS - GLA
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell

$59 - $174

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Motherwell

$59 - $68

Car ferry, bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923

$77 - $88

Car ferry, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the train from Stranraer to Ayr
  3. Take the train from Ayr to Glasgow Central

$93 - $142

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell is to car ferry and drive which costs £40 - £55 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell is to fly and train which costs £30 - £140 and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Belfast City Airport (BHD) and Motherwell is 110 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 6 h 19 min and costs £55 - £70.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Belfast City Airport to Glasgow Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Flybe offers flights from Belfast City Airport to Glasgow Airport.

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There are 668+ hotels available in Motherwell. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell.
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  • Distance: 110.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

What companies run services between Belfast City Airport (BHD), Northern Ireland and Motherwell, Scotland?

There is no direct connection from Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Motherwell. However, you can fly to Glasgow, take the walk to Glasgow Airport, Terminal Building (Glasgow Airport), take the line 500 bus to Glasgow, Waterloo Lane, take the walk to Glasgow Central, then take the train to Motherwell. Alternatively, you can fly to Edinburgh, take the walk to Edinburgh Airport (Edinburgh Trams), take the tram to Haymarket (Edinburgh Trams), take the walk to Haymarket, then take the train to Motherwell.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Belfast City to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Glasgow
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Belfast City to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$10 - $16
Train from Haymarket to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $29
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$5 - $8
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Carlisle to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $23
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $7
Train from Haymarket to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $15
Train from Stranraer to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $22
Train from Ayr to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Train from Carlisle to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Haymarket to Motherwell
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Shuttle from Belfast City Airport to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$3 - $6
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
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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