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There are 5 ways to get from Belfast to Knock Shrine by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place 1 to Connolly 6 8
  2. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Ballyhaunis 2 9

54€ - 71€

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Bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Enniskillen 261
  2. Take the bus from Enniskillen, stop 108081 to Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 458
  3. Take the bus from Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 to Knock, stop 555381 64

30€ - 41€

3 alternative options

Bus via Londonderry County Borough  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 212 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ulsterbus Depot, stop 158131 to Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101 64

31€ - 43€

Bus #2  •  9h

  1. Take the bus from Belfast City Centre, Jury's Inn 1 to Paddy Og's Pub, Crolly 1 931
  2. Take the bus from Paddy Og's Pub, Crolly to Lennon's Cafe, Knock 964

Drive  •  3h 11m

  1. Drive from Belfast to Knock Shrine 268.5 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Knock Shrine is to bus which costs £26 - £40 and takes 6h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Knock Shrine is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Knock Shrine. However, there are services departing from Belfast Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Knock, stop 555381 via Enniskillen, stop 108081 and Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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The distance between Belfast and Knock Shrine is 214 km. The road distance is 268.5 km.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Knock Shrine without a car is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs £45 - £65.

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It takes approximately 6h 13m to get from Belfast to Knock Shrine, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Belfast to Knock Shrine is to train which takes 6h 13m and costs £45 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £40 and takes 6h 44m.

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Belfast to Knock Shrine bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Knock, stop 555381 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Knock Shrine is 268 km. It takes approximately 3h 11m to drive from Belfast to Knock Shrine.

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  • Distance: 214.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 13m

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Knock Shrine, Ireland?

You can take a train from Belfast to Knock Shrine via Connolly 6, Busáras, Heuston, Heuston 1, and Ballyhaunis 2 in around 6h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Belfast to Knock Shrine via Enniskillen, stop 108081, Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081, and Knock, stop 555381 in around 6h 44m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place 1 to Connolly 6
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
15€ - 18€
Flexible
18€ - 21€
Train from Heuston 1 to Ballyhaunis 2
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
17€ - 20€
Flexible
20€ - 23€
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 Enniskillen
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
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 Enniskillen, stop 108081 to Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 to Knock, stop 555381
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Ulsterbus Depot, stop 158131 to Ballyhaunis Road, stop 562101
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Bus Eireann
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Belfast City Centre, Jury's Inn 1 to Paddy Og's Pub, Crolly 1
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Bus Feda Teoranta
Phone
+353 (0)74 9548114
Website
busfeda.ie
Bus from Paddy Og's Pub, Crolly to Lennon's Cafe, Knock
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Bus Feda Teoranta

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