There are 4 ways to get from Sligo to Coleraine by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 64 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Coleraine Bus Center 234

$35 - $43

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Bus, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry 64 / ...
  2. Take the train from Londonderry station to Coleraine station

$37 - $48

Train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Sligo to Connolly
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
  3. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station 3

$91 - $132

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Sligo to Coleraine 116.9 miles

$25 - $40

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No, there is no direct bus from Sligo station to Coleraine. However, there are services departing from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station and arriving at Coleraine Bus Center via Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Sligo to Coleraine station. However, there are services departing from Sligo and arriving at Coleraine station via Connolly and Belfast Central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Sligo and Coleraine is 150 km. The road distance is 187 km.

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The best way to get from Sligo to Coleraine without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Sligo to Coleraine, including transfers.

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Sligo to Coleraine bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Sligo, Sligo Bus Station.

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Sligo to Coleraine train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Sligo station.

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The best way to get from Sligo to Coleraine is to bus which takes 4 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 8 h 36 min.

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Sligo to Coleraine bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Coleraine Bus Center station.

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Sligo to Coleraine train services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Coleraine station.

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Map of how to get from Sligo to Coleraine.
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  • Distance: 94 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Sligo, Ireland and Coleraine, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Sligo to Coleraine via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry and Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Sligo to Coleraine via Connolly, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, and Belfast Central station in around 8 h 36 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Sligo to Connolly
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Coleraine Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $13

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Yes, the driving distance between Sligo to Coleraine is 187 km. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Sligo to Coleraine.

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