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There are 4 ways to get from Shetland Islands to Belfast by plane, bus or train

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 to Belfast City  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Lerwick (LSI) to Belfast City (BHD) LSI - BHD

£60 - £257

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Vidlin Junction, Road End to Viking Bus Station
  2. Fly from Lerwick (LSI) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LSI - BFS

£50 - £311

2 alternative options

Fly to Dublin, bus  •  10h 21m

  1. Fly from Lerwick (LSI) to Dublin (DUB) LSI - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre

£67 - £310

Fly to Derry, train  •  11h 44m

  1. Fly from Lerwick (LSI) to Derry (LDY) LSI - LDY
  2. Take the train from Coleraine to Belfast Lanyon Place

£62 - £347

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The cheapest way to get from Shetland Islands to Belfast is to fly which costs £60 - £260 and takes 7h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Shetland Islands to Belfast is to fly which costs £60 - £260 and takes 7h 24m.

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The distance between Shetland Islands and Belfast is 434 miles.

It takes approximately 7h 24m to get from Shetland Islands to Belfast, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Lerwick Airport to Belfast City Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 35m and has one stopover.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe, British Airways and Loganair offer flights from Lerwick Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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There are 642+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at £65 per night.

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Map of how to get from Shetland Islands to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 433.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 24m

What companies run services between Shetland Islands, Scotland and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

Loganair, Flybe and two other airlines fly from Shetland Islands to Belfast hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Edinburgh, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £380
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Aberdeen, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £380
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Glasgow, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£90 - £390
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £300
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £300
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £300
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Glasgow, Donegal
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Kirkwall, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £300
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Kirkwall, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £300
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Kirkwall, Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Kirkwall, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Kirkwall, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £310
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh, London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £330
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£70 - £350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £270
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £270
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £310
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£55 - £260
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Kirkwall, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£35 - £270
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast City via Edinburgh, Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£50 - £320
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Lerwick to Derry via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £330
Flights from Lerwick to Derry via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£65 - £400
Flights from Lerwick to Derry via Kirkwall, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £330
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lerwick to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lerwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£55 - £360
Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Coleraine to Belfast Lanyon Place
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Aircoach
Bus Éireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
John Leask + Son
Phone
+44 (0) 1595 693 162
Email
info@leaskstravel.co.uk
Website
leaskstravel.co.uk
Bus from Vidlin Junction, Road End to Viking Bus Station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
John Leask + Son
Robert Jamieson + Partne
Phone
01957 744214
Email
info@rgjamieson.com
Website
rgjamieson.com
Bus from Vidlin Junction, Road End to Viking Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Robert Jamieson + Partne

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