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

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

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
  3. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street 300

$37 - $55

7 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Tralee Tralee Service

$104 - $150

Train via Mallow  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Mallow
  3. Take the train from Mallow to Tralee

$105 - $155

Bus via Busáras  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras X1
  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  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Belfast to Tralee 287.9 miles

$60 - $95

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

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

$62 - $125

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry  •  8 h 25 min

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

$74 - $338

Fly Belfast City to Cork, train  •  9 h 33 min

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

$137 - $352

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Tralee is to bus which costs £28 - £45 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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

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

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Belfast to Tralee, including transfers.

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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 Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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

You can take a bus from Belfast to Tralee via Dublin Airport and Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay in around 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Belfast to Tralee via Connolly, Busáras Luas Stop, Heuston Luas Stop, and Heuston in around 7 h 36 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Belfast City to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast Central to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Tralee
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Mallow
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Mallow to Tralee
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Tralee
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $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
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Prince's Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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