There are 4 ways to get from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Drogheda to Lisburn Enterprise Service
  2. Take the bus from Lisburn to Belfast Aldergrove International Airport 109a

$32 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Drogheda to Belfast Central Enterprise Service

$39 - $54

Bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Drogheda, Drogheda Bus Station to Dublin Airport 101 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x

$39 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) 81.3 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The distance between Drogheda and Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) is 105 km. The road distance is 130.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Drogheda station to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS). However, there are services departing from Drogheda, Drogheda Bus Station and arriving at Belfast Aldergrove International Airport via Dublin Airport, Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Antrim Bus Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Drogheda, Ireland and Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS), Northern Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Drogheda to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport (BFS) via Dublin Airport, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, and Antrim Bus Center in around 5 h 4 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Drogheda to Lisburn
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Drogheda to Belfast Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Lisburn to Belfast Aldergrove International Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$7 - $10
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Drogheda, Drogheda Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
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

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