How to get from Bray to Belfast

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h

  1. 702 / ...
  2. 705-x

$25 - $39

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Dart / ...
  2. Enterprise Service

$41 - $63

Line 145 bus, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. 145
  2. X1

$40 - $51

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. 125.5 miles

$27 - $40

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

You can take a bus from Bray to Belfast via Dublin Airport in around 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bray to Belfast via Connolly in around 3 h 56 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Bray to Connolly
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Bray to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Old Connawood, Castle Street to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Bray, Bray Town Hall to Outside Heuston Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Dublin Busaras Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$24 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bray and Belfast is 156 km. The road distance is 201 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bray to Belfast is to bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 3 h.

The quickest way to get from Bray to Belfast is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs 23€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct train from Bray to Belfast. However, there are services departing from Bray and arriving at Belfast Central via Connolly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 56 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bray to Belfast. However, there are services departing from Bray and arriving at Belfast, Europa Bus Centre via Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

It takes approximately 3 h to get from Bray to Belfast, including transfers.