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

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Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel 705-x / ...

$16 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly Enterprise Service

$35 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Belfast to Dublin 105.6 miles

$23 - $35

Shuttle  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Busaras Bus Station X1 / ...

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Dublin is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Dublin is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Dublin is 89 miles. The road distance is 105.6 miles.

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The bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at The Gresham Hotel. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Belfast Central and arriving at Connolly. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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

Aircoach operates a bus from Belfast to Dublin every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Bus Eireann also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Belfast to Dublin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Shuttle from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Busaras Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$23 - $35

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