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There are 3 ways to get from Belfast to Castle Ward by bus, taxi or car

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Line 515 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 515 bus from Belfast Gas Work to Downpatrick
  2. Take the bus from Downpatrick to Strangford

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Belfast to Castle Ward

Drive

  1. Drive from Belfast to Castle Ward
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Castle Ward is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Castle Ward is to line 515 bus and bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 2h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Castle Ward is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Castle Ward. However, there are services departing from Belfast Gas Work and arriving at Strangford via Downpatrick. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 58m.

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The distance between Belfast and Castle Ward is 21 miles. The road distance is 29.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Castle Ward without a car is to line 515 bus and bus which takes 2h 58m and costs £8 - £11.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Belfast to Castle Ward, including transfers.

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Belfast to Castle Ward bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Belfast Gas Work station.

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Belfast to Castle Ward bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Strangford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Castle Ward is 30 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Belfast to Castle Ward.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Castle Ward. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Castle Ward.
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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Castle Ward, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Belfast to Castle Ward via Downpatrick and Strangford in around 2h 58m.

Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Gas Work to Downpatrick
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus from Downpatrick to Strangford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £4
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Belfast to Castle Ward
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Fona Cab
Phone
+44 28 90 333 333
Website
fonacab.com
Cab Tours Belfast
Phone
+44 7713640647
Website
cabtoursbelfast.com
Belfast Cabs
Phone
+44 74 4601 4761
Website
belfastcabs.com

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