There are 8 ways to get from Belfast to Loughborough by plane, train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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

Fly Belfast City to East Midlands  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to East Midlands (EMA) BHD - EMA

$47 - $269

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham to Loughborough

$45 - $62

6 alternative options

Fly Belfast City to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Birmingham (BHX) BHD - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester

$82 - $280

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Birmingham (BHX) BFS - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leicester

$85 - $304

Car ferry, bus, train  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Take the bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
  3. Take the train from Carlisle to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Derby

$157 - $245

Car ferry, train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Nottingham

$100 - $132

Car ferry, train, bus  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
  2. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Market Place 199
  4. Take the bus from Buxton, Market Place to Derby, Bus Station Tp

$77 - $90

Car ferry, drive  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Loughborough

$105 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Loughborough is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £30 - £50 and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Loughborough is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs £35 - £210.

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The distance between Belfast and Loughborough is 372 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Belfast to Loughborough, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Loughborough. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Loughborough via Dublin and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Loughborough, England?

Flybe flies from Belfast to Loughborough 4 times a day.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Belfast City to Birmingham via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cairnryan to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Loughborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
High Peak
Phone
0844 351 1120
Email
help@centrebus.com
Website
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Buxton, Market Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Bus from Buxton, Market Place to Derby, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
highpeakbuses.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Belfast to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$172
Car ferry from Belfast to Liverpool Birkenhead
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$229

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