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There are 8 ways to get from Belfast to Tralee by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Dublin Coach  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport 705-x / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Prince's Street 300

$33 - $62

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Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly 8
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Tralee 5

$104 - $149

Bus via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras X2a / ...
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X12
  3. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 13 / ...

$75 - $94

Drive  •  4h 43m

  1. Drive from Belfast to Tralee 287.9 miles

$60 - $95

Bus to Dublin, fly to Kerry  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR

$60 - $126

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Kerry (KIR) BFS - KIR

$72 - $338

Fly Belfast City to Cork, train  •  9h 50m

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Cork (ORK) BHD - ORK
  2. Take the train from Cork Kent to Tralee

$136 - $352

Fly Belfast City to Shannon, bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Shannon (SNN) BHD - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street

$145 - $506

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The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Tralee is to bus which costs £25 - £50 and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Tralee is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Tralee. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Prince's Street via Dublin Airport and Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Belfast and Tralee is 225 miles. The road distance is 287.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Tralee without a car is to bus which takes 7h and costs £25 - £50.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Belfast to Tralee, including transfers.

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Belfast to Tralee bus services, operated by Aircoach, depart from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre station.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Tralee is to bus which takes 7h and costs £25 - £50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £80 - £120 and takes 7h 35m, you could also fly, which costs £55 - £260 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Belfast to Tralee bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Prince's Street station.

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Tralee.
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  • Distance: 224.9 miles
  • Duration: 7h

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

You can take a bus from Belfast to Tralee via Dublin Airport, Red Cow LUAS, and Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride in around 7h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belfast to Tralee via Connolly, Busáras, Heuston, and Heuston in around 7h 35m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry via Glasgow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Malaga
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry via Glasgow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Belfast City to Shannon via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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 Tralee
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Tralee
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Aircoach
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
Bus Eireann
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Prince's Street
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Dublin Coach
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Prince's Street
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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Yes, the driving distance between Belfast to Tralee is 288 miles. It takes approximately 4h 43m to drive from Belfast to Tralee.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport.

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There are 167+ hotels available in Tralee. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport is to line 300 shuttle which takes 30m and costs £5 - £8.

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