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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 19 min

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

$54 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x / ...

$31 - $54

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Belfast Port 109.3 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Belfast Port is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Belfast Port is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Belfast Port is 146 km. The road distance is 174.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Dublin to Belfast Port, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Belfast Port, Northern Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Belfast Port every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, Aircoach operates a bus from Dublin to Belfast Port every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Bus Eireann also services this route hourly.

Train operators
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 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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