Travelling Limerick – Belfast

The table below gives details of two sample return Limerick-Belfast journeys made by public transport with Dublin Coach and Irish Rail.  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 5:30 hours each way.

Journeys can be made up of any combination of bus or rail to suit. You will find alternatives at Get There.

Journey times by road are shorter at approximately 4 hours. See Limerick to Belfast by Road (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.

Limerick-Dublin City Centre Burgh Quay Dublin Connolly or Custom House Quay Belfast Glengall Street or Belfast Lanyon Place
06:15-09:00 (Dublin Coach)

06:45-09:30 (Irish Rail)



09:30-11:20 (Dublin Coach)

09:30-11:45 (Irish Rail)

Bus/Taxi to WWIEM, QUB 10 minutes approximately
Belfast Lanyon Place Station or Glengall Street Custom House Quay or Connolly Station Dublin-Limerick Last Bus/Train
18:35-20:25 or 19:35-21:25 (Dublin Coach)

18:05-20:15 (Irish Rail)

20:25 or 21:25


21:45-01:30 or 22:45