There are 9 ways to get from Windermere to Belfast by train, bus, car ferry, 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.

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Train, bus, car ferry  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Take the bus from Carlisle to Cairnryan
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$75 - $111

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Windermere to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast

$71 - $86

7 alternative options

Train to Manchester, fly to Belfast City  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Belfast City (BHD) MAN - BHD

$72 - $216

Train to Carlisle, fly to Belfast City  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Belfast City (BHD) CAX - BHD

$73 - $282

Train to Glasgow, fly to Belfast City  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Glasgow Central
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Belfast City (BHD) GLA - BHD

$101 - $290

Train, train to Newcastle, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
  2. Take the train from Carlisle to Newcastle
  3. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) NCL - BFS

$81 - $221

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Haymarket
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Belfast City (BHD) EDI - BHD

$96 - $317

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LPL - BFS

$78 - $178

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Belfast City  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Belfast City (BHD) LBA - BHD

$92 - $250

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Windermere to Belfast is to drive and car ferry which costs £55 - £70 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Windermere to Belfast is to train and fly which costs £55 - £230 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Windermere and Belfast is 123 miles.

The best way to get from Windermere to Belfast without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 8 h 30 min and costs £55 - £90.

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It takes approximately 8 h 30 min to get from Windermere to Belfast, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Belfast City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Belfast City Airport.

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The nearest airport to Belfast is Belfast City (BHD) Airport which is 2.6 miles away. Other nearby airports include Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) (12.6 miles), Isle Of Man (IOM) (63.2 miles), Glasgow/Prestwick (PIK) (82.2 miles) and Dublin (DUB) (82.3 miles).

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Map of how to get from Windermere to Belfast.
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  • Distance: 122.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 30 min

What companies run services between Windermere, England and Belfast, Northern Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Windermere to Belfast. However, you can take the train to Oxenholme Lake District, take the train to Carlisle, take the walk to Carlisle, take the bus to Cairnryan, then take the car ferry to Belfast. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Cairnryan then take the car ferry to Belfast.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Belfast City via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Glasgow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Flights from Edinburgh to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Liverpool to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$24 - $35
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Carlisle to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $23
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$39
Small Car
$165

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