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There are 4 ways to get from Belfast to Ardara by bus, train or car

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Bus via Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 212
  2. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Main Street, Ardara 991

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 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 / ...

$39 - $51

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Londonderry station
  2. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Main Street, Ardara 991

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Belfast to Ardara 124.7 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Ardara is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Ardara is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Ardara. However, there are services departing from Belfast Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Main Street, Ardara via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry and Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 28 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Ardara is 101 miles. The road distance is 124.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Ardara without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Belfast to Ardara, including transfers.

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Belfast to Ardara bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Belfast Europa Bus Centre station.

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Belfast to Ardara bus services, operated by McGeehan Coaches, arrive at Main Street, Ardara station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Ardara is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to drive from Belfast to Ardara.

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There are 167+ hotels available in Ardara. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Ardara.
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  • Distance: 100.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Ardara, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Belfast to Ardara via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, Letterkenny, Bus Station, and Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop in around 5 h 28 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Londonderry station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
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
McGeehan Coaches
Phone
074 9546150
Email
mmg1@gofree.indigo.ie
Website
mcgeehancoaches.com
Bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Main Street, Ardara
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
McGeehan Coaches
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
Bus Eireann

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