There are 7 ways to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin 400
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk 300

37€ - 51€

6 alternative options

Bus via Galway  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W to Dublin Airport 11 11a X2a / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10 760 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

37€ - 61€

Train, bus  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Dublin Connolly 5
  2. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk 300

41€ - 61€

Train, bus via Galway  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Dublin Connolly 5
  2. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1
  3. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

46€ - 66€

Drive  •  4h 19m

  1. Drive from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher 387.9 km

45€ - 70€

Fly to Shannon  •  8h 17m

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Shannon (SNN) BHD - SNN

93€ - 245€

Fly to Knock, bus  •  11h 33m

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Knock (NOC) BHD - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

49€ - 185€

Questions & Answers

There is widespread community transmission in Ireland.
Last Updated: 3/15/2020 | Source: CDC.

Heavy travel restrictions apply and transportation services are subject to change. Please check before you travel.

Learn More.

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 7h 42m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 19m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher via Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and Ennis Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 42m.

More details

The distance between Belfast and Cliffs of Moher is 293 km. The road distance is 387.9 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher without a car is to bus which takes 7h 42m and costs £30 - £45.

More details

It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

More details

Belfast to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre station.

More details

The best way to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher is to bus which takes 7h 42m and costs £30 - £45. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £80 - £220 and takes 8h 17m.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Belfast City Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Map of how to get from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 292.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher via Dublin, Dublin City South, Burgh Quay, Dunnes, Friars Walk, Ennis Bus Station, and County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher in around 7h 42m. Alternatively, Aer Lingus, British Airways and two other airlines fly from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
430€ - 700€
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Knock via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Flights from Belfast City to Knock via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Flights from Belfast City to Knock via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Belfast City to Knock via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
24€ - 150€
Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Dublin Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
Dublin Coach
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 19€
Website
Dublin Coach
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
Dublin Coach
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 24€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Bus from Dublin Airport 10 10 to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 21€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 23€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W to Dublin Airport 11 11a
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Aircoach
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 Belfast City Centre, Glengall Street to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Dublin Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport 13 13 to Galway Coach Station 10
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
15€ - 21€
Web Fare
13€ - 19€
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
GoBus.ie

Want to know more about travelling around Ireland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Belfast to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Dunnes, Friars Walk station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Cliffs of Moher is 388 km. It takes approximately 4h 19m to drive from Belfast to Cliffs of Moher.

Get driving directions

Ryanair, British Airways, Flybe and Aer Lingus offer flights from Belfast City Airport to Shannon Airport.

Search flights

There are 314+ hotels available in Cliffs of Moher. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

The best way to get from Belfast to Belfast City Airport is to line 600 bus which takes 8 min and costs £3.

More details