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

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Bus via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 212
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station 64

$43 - $54

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Bus  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Lurgan Loughview Park and Ride Lough Road to Enniskillen 261 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Enniskillen, Ulsterbus Depot Enniskillen to Sligo, Pearse Road 458

$36 - $50

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Train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Sligo Sligo/Longford Service

$77 - $116

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Belfast to Sligo 124.6 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Sligo station. However, there are services departing from Belfast Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Sligo, Sligo Bus Station via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Belfast station to Sligo. However, there are services departing from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station and arriving at Sligo via Connolly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Sligo is 105 miles. The road distance is 124.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Sligo without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Belfast to Sligo, including transfers.

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

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Belfast to Sligo train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Sligo is to bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 21 min.

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Belfast to Sligo bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Sligo, Sligo Bus Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Sligo.
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  • Distance: 105.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from Belfast to Sligo via Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre and Foyle Street Bus Station Derry in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belfast to Sligo via Connolly in around 6 h 21 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Sligo
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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 Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$16 - $24
Bus from Lurgan Loughview Park and Ride Lough Road to Enniskillen
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$15 - $22
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Enniskillen, Ulsterbus Depot Enniskillen to Sligo, Pearse Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Sligo is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Belfast to Sligo.

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