There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Ballintoy by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast Central Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Ballymoney station 3

$112 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Ballymena Bus Center 219 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Ballymena to Ballycastle Marine Corner 217 / ...

$58 - $78

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast Central
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Bridge Street to Ballymena Bus Center 219 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Ballymena to Ballycastle Marine Corner 217 / ...

$81 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Ballintoy 163.2 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Ballintoy, Northern Ireland?

You can take a train from Dublin to Ballintoy via Belfast Central, Belfast Central station, and Ballymoney station in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Ballintoy via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Ballymena Bus Center, Ballymena, and Ballycastle Marine Corner in around 5 h 46 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Ballymoney station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Ballymena Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14
Bus from Ballymena to Ballycastle Marine Corner
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $13
Bus from Belfast Bridge Street to Ballymena Bus Center
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Ballintoy is 212 km. The road distance is 261 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Ballintoy is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Ballintoy is to drive which takes 2 h 57 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Dublin to Ballintoy, including transfers.