There are 6 ways to get from Ennis to Belfast by bus, train, car or plane

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

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

$35 - $53

5 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 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 X1

$45 - $61

Bus, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast Central Enterprise Service

$52 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Ennis to Belfast 251.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7 h 23 min

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

$52 - $298

Fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 51 min

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

$138 - $493

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, Ryanair, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Ennis to Belfast 5 times a day.

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 Bristol
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
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
5 h 45 min
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, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Shannon to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Train operators
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
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
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
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
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
$13 - $19
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Dublin Busaras Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$25 - $35

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ennis to Belfast?

The distance between Ennis and Belfast is 280 km. The road distance is 402 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ennis to Belfast?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Ennis to Belfast?

The quickest way to get from Ennis to Belfast is to drive which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 45€ - 65€.

Is there a direct bus between Ennis and Belfast?

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.

How long does it take to get from Ennis to Belfast?

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