There are 10 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast by plane, bus, train, subway, car ferry, bus and ferry 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

Fly London Heathrow to Belfast City  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Belfast City (BHD) LHR - BHD

$57 - $223

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Bus to London Luton, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LTN - BFS

$48 - $144

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Train, Tube to London City, fly to Belfast City  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Belfast City (BHD) LCY - BHD

$91 - $272

Bus to London Stansted, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) STN - BFS

$56 - $174

Train, carferry via Chester  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
  3. Take the carferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast

$165 - $353

Train, carferry  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Stranraer
  3. Take the carferry from Cairnryan to Larne

$346 - $571

Bus, train, carferry  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
  4. Take the carferry from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast

$135 - $186

Train, carferry #2  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
  3. Take the carferry from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast

$138 - $210

Bus and ferry, bus  •  17 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre X2a / ...

$62 - $81

Drive, carferry  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Liverpool
  2. Take the carferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
  3. Take the carferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast

$76 - $195

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 and arriving at Belfast, Europa Bus Centre via London Victoria and Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 23 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Belfast is 315 miles.

The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast without a car is to train and carferry which takes 11 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Belfast City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Belfast, Europa Bus Centre station.

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Flybe, Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are 533+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 315.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

Aer Lingus, British Airways and Flybe fly from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Belfast every 4 hours.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Lancaster Gate Underground Station to Stratford Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from London Euston to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$230 - $360
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Stranraer
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $35
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Luton Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T2,3 to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Single offer
$35
Standard fare
$62
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$40
Passenger Flexi
$66
Standard Car
$92
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Liverpool Birkenhead to Belfast
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$226

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