There are 3 ways to get from Belfast to Londonderry by bus, train or car

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  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 212 / ...

$18 - $25

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Londonderry station

$16 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Belfast to Londonderry 70.4 miles

$15 - $22

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

Translink UK operates a bus from Belfast to Londonderry hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, Translink UK operates a train from Belfast to Londonderry every 3 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Londonderry station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
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 Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$18 - $25

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Belfast to Londonderry?

The distance between Belfast and Londonderry is 99 km. The road distance is 113 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Belfast to Londonderry?

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Londonderry is to train which costs £12 - £17 and takes 2 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Belfast to Londonderry?

The quickest way to get from Belfast to Londonderry is to drive which takes 1 h 27 min and costs £10 - £16.

Is there a direct train between Belfast and Londonderry?

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

Is there a direct bus between Belfast and Londonderry?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belfast Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Belfast to Londonderry?

The bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.