The table below gives details of two sample return Dublin-Belfast journeys made by public transport with Irish Rail and Aircoach. All times given the timetables below have been checked, but should be checked again at the time of making a booking. Journey times via public transport are approximately 2:30 hours each way.
You will find alternatives and different bus/rail combinations at Get There.
Journey times by road are shorter at approximately 2 hours. See Dublin-Belfast (Google Maps) for details. If you are a driver and are able to offer a seat in your car, please fill in the DRIVER FORM. Similarly, if you are looking for a lift, please fill in the PASSENGER FORM. We will then endeavour to match you up accordingly.