There are 12 ways to get from Belfast to Butlins Skegness by car ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry, car or plane

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

Car ferry, bus, train  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan, Stena Terminal to Buchanan Bus Station 923
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
  4. Take the train from Edinburgh to Grantham
  5. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$144 - $194

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras x2A / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Skegness, Butlins

$33 - $43

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Car ferry, bus, train via Carlisle  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Leeds
  4. Take the train from Leeds to Grantham
  5. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$133 - $180

Car ferry, train  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$128 - $175

Car ferry, train, bus  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Grimsby Town
  4. Take the bus from Louth, Bus Station to Ingoldmells, Butlins Main Gate 4

$109 - $143

Car ferry, drive  •  8 h 22 min

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

$108 - $148

Fly Belfast City to East Midlands, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to East Midlands (EMA) BHD - EMA
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$86 - $328

Fly Belfast City to Doncaster/Sheffied, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) BHD - DSA
  2. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$121 - $421

Fly Belfast City to Birmingham, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Birmingham (BHX) BHD - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
  3. Take the train from Nottingham to Skegness

$120 - $333

Fly Belfast City to Leeds Bradford, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) BHD - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Grantham
  3. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$92 - $251

Fly Belfast City to Manchester, train  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Manchester (MAN) BHD - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$112 - $277

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Stansted, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to London Stansted (STN) BFS - STN
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
  3. Take the train from Peterborough to Grantham
  4. Take the train from Grantham to Skegness

$115 - $282

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Butlins Skegness is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £26 - £35 and takes 17 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Butlins Skegness is to fly and train which costs £90 - £330 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Butlins Skegness is 275 miles.

It takes approximately 14 h 10 min to get from Belfast to Butlins Skegness, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Butlins Skegness. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Skegness, Butlins via Dublin and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 36 min.

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There are 341+ hotels available in Butlins Skegness. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Butlins Skegness.
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  • Distance: 275.1 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 10 min

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Butlins Skegness, England?

There is no direct connection from Belfast to Butlins Skegness. However, you can take the car ferry to Cairnryan, take the walk to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, take the bus to Buchanan Bus Station, take the walk to Glasgow Queen Street, take the train to Edinburgh, take the train to Grantham, take the train to Skegness, take the walk to Skegness, Bus Station, take the bus to Ingoldmells, Butlins, then take the walk to Butlins Skegness. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Belfast to Butlins Skegness via Cairnryan, Carlisle, Carlisle, Leeds, Grantham, Skegness, Skegness, Bus Station, and Ingoldmells, Butlins in around 14 h 24 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Belfast City to Doncaster/Sheffied
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast City to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Stansted via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $210
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Queen Street to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $18
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Grantham
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $130
Train from Leeds to Grantham
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$18 - $28
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$27 - $40
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Grantham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$26 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$75 - $110
Train from Nottingham to Skegness
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Train from Peterborough to Grantham
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Grimsby Town
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Manchester Airport to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Grantham
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Super Off-Peak Single
$25 - $35
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $33
Anytime Single
$30 - $45
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Stansted Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Skegness, Butlins
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Lincolnshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Louth, Bus Station to Ingoldmells, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Hunts Coaches
Phone
+44 1507 463000
Email
travel.office@hunts-coaches.co.uk
Website
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Louth, Bus Station to Ingoldmells, Butlins Main Gate
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
hunts-coaches.co.uk
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
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
$39
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$39
Small Car
$165
Car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$39
Small Car
$220

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