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

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Bus, line 102 bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Dublin Airport to Malahide, Saint Sylvester's Church 102

$20 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus, line 42 bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras x2A / ...
  2. Take the line 42 bus from Outside Connolly Station to Malahide, Saint Sylvester's Church 42

$6

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Drogheda Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Drogheda to Malahide Drogheda/Dundalk Service / ...

$35 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Belfast to Malahide 98.3 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Malahide is to bus and line 42 bus which costs £5 and takes 3 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Malahide is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Malahide is 80 miles. The road distance is 98.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to get from Belfast to Malahide, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Malahide. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Malahide, Saint Sylvester's Church via Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Belfast station to Malahide. However, there are services departing from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station and arriving at Malahide via Drogheda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Malahide is to bus and line 102 bus which takes 2 h 43 min and costs £15 - £20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Belfast to Malahide train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Belfast Central station.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Malahide.
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  • Distance: 80.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 43 min

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

You can take a bus from Belfast to Malahide via Dublin Airport in around 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belfast to Malahide via Drogheda in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Drogheda
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Drogheda to Malahide
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Malahide, Saint Sylvester's Church
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Outside Connolly Station to Malahide, Saint Sylvester's Church
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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