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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Line 956 bus, bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 956 bus from St.Mary's Road Buncrana to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 956
  2. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 212

$20 - $27

2 alternative options

Line 956 bus, train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 956 bus from St.Mary's Road Buncrana to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 956
  2. Take the train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station

$21 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Buncrana to Belfast 85.4 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Buncrana to Belfast. However, there are services departing from St.Mary's Road Buncrana and arriving at Belfast Europa Bus Centre via Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Buncrana and Belfast is 115 km. The road distance is 136.6 km.

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The best way to get from Buncrana to Belfast without a car is to line 956 bus and bus which takes 2 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to get from Buncrana to Belfast, including transfers.

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Buncrana to Belfast bus services, operated by McGonagle Bus and Coach Hire, depart from St.Mary's Road Buncrana station.

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Buncrana to Belfast bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Belfast Europa Bus Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buncrana to Belfast is 137 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Buncrana to Belfast.

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There are 533+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Buncrana to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 71.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Buncrana to Belfast via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry and Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
McGonagle Bus and Coach Hire
Website
mcgonaglebushire.com
Bus from St.Mary's Road Buncrana to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
mcgonaglebushire.com
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$17 - $24

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