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

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Bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Cavan 271
  2. Take the bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road 65

$36 - $48

2 alternative options

Train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Roscommon Westport Service

$69 - $104

Drive  •  2h 54m

  1. Drive from Belfast to Roscommon 142.5 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Roscommon is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Roscommon is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Roscommon. However, there are services departing from Belfast Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road via Cavan, Cavan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Belfast and Roscommon is 114 miles. The road distance is 142.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Roscommon without a car is to bus which takes 5h 20m and costs £27 - £40.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Belfast to Roscommon, including transfers.

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Belfast to Roscommon 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 Roscommon is to bus which takes 5h 20m and costs £27 - £40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5h 26m.

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Belfast to Roscommon bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Roscommon is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Belfast to Roscommon.

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  • Distance: 114.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

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

You can take a bus from Belfast to Roscommon via Cavan, Cavan Bus Station in around 5h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belfast to Roscommon via Connolly, Busáras, Heuston, and Heuston in around 5h 26m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Roscommon
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
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 Cavan
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$19 - $28
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
Bus Eireann

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