There are 8 ways to get from Ennis to Belfast by bus, train, car or plane

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Recommended option

Bus Citylink  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport 712-X
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x

$33 - $51

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station Enterprise Service

$51 - $85

Bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride 300
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre x2A / ...

Train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Ennis to Athenry
  2. Take the train from Athenry to Heuston
  3. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station

$85 - $131

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Ennis to Belfast 251.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) SNN - BFS

$47 - $281

Fly Shannon to Belfast City  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Shannon (SNN) to Belfast City (BHD) SNN - BHD

$134 - $485

Bus to Kerry, fly to Dublin, bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Farranfore, Kerry Airport
  2. Fly from Kerry (KIR) to Dublin (DUB) KIR - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre

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The cheapest way to get from Ennis to Belfast is to bus which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ennis to Belfast is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ennis to Belfast. However, there are services departing from Dunnes, Friars Walk and arriving at Belfast, Europa Bus Centre via Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay and Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between Ennis and Belfast is 280 km. The road distance is 402.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ennis to Belfast without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 27 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Ennis to Belfast, including transfers.

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Ennis to Belfast bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay station.

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The best way to get from Ennis to Belfast is to bus which takes 5 h 27 min and costs 28€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 7 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 40€ - 250€ and takes 7 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Shannon Airport to Belfast (Aldergrove) Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Ennis to Belfast bus services, operated by Aircoach, arrive at Belfast, Europa Bus Centre station.

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Map of how to get from Ennis to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 175.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

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

You can take a bus from Ennis to Belfast via Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay and Dublin Airport in around 5 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ennis to Belfast via Athenry, Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, and Connolly in around 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Kerry to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Shannon to Belfast City via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Faro
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Ennis to Athenry
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Athenry to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$14 - $21
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 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Farranfore, Kerry Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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