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There are 4 ways to get from Belfast (Station) to Dundalk by shuttle, plane, bus, train or taxi

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Shuttle to Johannesburg, fly to Dublin, bus

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to OR Tambo International Airport
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Dublin (DUB)
  3. Take the bus from Zone 14, stop 111951 to Dublin Road, stop 100521

Shuttle to Johannesburg, fly to Belfast City, train

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to OR Tambo International Airport
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Belfast City (BHD)
  3. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Dundalk

Taxi to Hoedspruit, fly to Dublin, bus

  1. Take a taxi from Belfast (Station) to Hoedspruit
  2. Fly from Hoedspruit (HDS) to Dublin (DUB)
  3. Take the bus from Zone 14, stop 111951 to Dublin Road, stop 100521

Shuttle to Johannesburg, fly to Shannon, train

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to OR Tambo International Airport
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Shannon (SNN)
  3. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Heuston
  4. Take the train from Connolly to Dundalk
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Conditions of entry into Ireland from South Africa

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dundalk is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Dundalk is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Dundalk is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

No, but conditions apply when returning to South Africa from Ireland.

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Last updated: 1 Jan 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Belfast (Station) to Dundalk is to shuttle and fly and bus which costs R 2 700 - R 9 500 and takes 19h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast (Station) to Dundalk is to shuttle and fly and bus which costs R 2 700 - R 9 500 and takes 19h 58m.

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The distance between Belfast (Station) and Dundalk is 9531 km.

It takes approximately 19h 58m to get from Belfast (Station) to Dundalk, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Johannesburg Airport to Dublin Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 35m and has one stopover.

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Dundalk is 2h behind Belfast (Station). It is currently 11:48 AM in Belfast (Station) and 9:48 AM in Dundalk.

British Airways, Air France, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Dundalk. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Belfast (Station) to Johannesburg Airport is to shuttle which takes 2h 25m and costs R 250 - R 340.

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Map of how to get from Belfast (Station) to Dundalk.
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  • Distance: 9530.5 km
  • Duration: 19h 58m

What companies run services between Belfast (Station), South Africa and Dundalk, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Belfast (Station) to Dundalk. However, you can take the shuttle to OR Tambo International Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Zone 14, stop 111951, then take the bus to Dundalk. Alternatively, you can take the shuttle to OR Tambo International Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Belfast City, take the walk to Sydenham, take the line 1 train to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place, then take the train to Dundalk.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€410 - €1200
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via London Heathrow, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
23h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via London Heathrow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via Zurich, Manchester
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €1600
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Capetown, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€400 - €1200
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€490 - €1500
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Tel Aviv, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€650 - €850
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Cairo, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €1200
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Zurich, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €850
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€400 - €1300
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Capetown, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€470 - €1500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via Zurich, Manchester
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €1600
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Tel Aviv, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€650 - €850
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Cairo, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €1200
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Zurich, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€500 - €1200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €1000
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1400
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1100
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1100
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Capetown, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€450 - €1200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€470 - €1200
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Capetown, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
23h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1200
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, Zurich
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1000
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Cairo
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €850
Flights from Hoedspruit to Dublin via Johannesburg, Cairo
Ave. Duration
25h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€350 - €1000
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Dublin via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €900
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Belfast City via Nairobi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€650 - €2600
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via London Heathrow, Manchester
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€490 - €1500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Shannon via Paris CDG, Turin
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €1900
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Dundalk
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€11 - €13
Flexible
€13 - €15
Train from Limerick Junction to Heuston
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€15 - €18
Flexible
€19 - €22
Train from Connolly to Dundalk
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €12
Flexible
€12 - €15
Bus operators
LimeTime Shuttle
Phone
087 094 9444
Website
limetimeshuttle.co.za
Shuttle from Belfast to OR Tambo International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Schedules at
limetimeshuttle.co.za
Shared
€15
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Zone 14, stop 111951 to Dublin Road, stop 100521
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi from Belfast (Station) to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Estimated price
€130 - €160

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