As we continue to ease out of lock-down, and travel restrictions are being lifted we look forward to welcoming visitors back to Northern Ireland. Flight frequency and destinations are changing regularly. For detailed information on this please contact our team and we will be happy to help.

By Air

We consider ourselves lucky to have three airports close by:

Belfast City Airport is just three miles from Belfast City Centre. Aer Lingus, British Airways, KLM and Eastern Airways all fly to and from Belfast City Airport. The Translink Airport Express 600 bus service runs between the airport and Belfast City Centre.

Belfast International Airport is a 30 minute drive from Belfast City Centre. EasyJet, Ryanair, Jet2  and Wizz all fly to and from Belfast International Airport. The Translink Airport Express 300 bus service runs between the airport and Belfast City Centre.

Current Domestic routes:

Territory Destination No of Flights Per Week
As of Nov 2020
UK Aberdeen 4
UK Birmingham 9
UK Bristol 4
UK Cardiff TBA
UK Carlisle TBA
UK Dundee 2
UK East Midlands 6
UK Edinburgh 6
UK Exeter 3
UK Glasgow 8
UK Inverness Combined with Aberdeen for Nov
UK Isles Of Man TBA
UK Jersey 2
UK Leeds Bradford 6
UK Liverpool 3
UK London City 2
UK London Gatwick 5
UK London Heathrow 10
UK London Luton TBC
UK London Stansted 2
UK Manchester 7
UK Newcastle TBC
UK Southampton 4
UK Teeside 2
Total 24 85


Dublin Airport just 90 minutes away has excellent rail and road access to Belfast and there is also a direct luxury coach to Belfast which leaves hourly. This airport has excellent routes throughout Europe and internationally.

By Sea

From Scotland, England and Isle of Man

Belfast is easily accessed by sea, with crossings from both Scotland and England. Travel by superfast ferries with journey times from just 1 hour.

By Rail

From Dublin and Republic of Ireland
Irish Rail operates services from towns and cities across the Republic of Ireland to Dublin’s Connolly Station, where you can then catch a connecting train to Belfast.

The Enterprise Train service (provided jointly by Translink and Irish Rail), from Dublin’s Connolly Station to Lanyon Station (previously known as Belfast Central Station), runs eight times daily (five times on Sundays) and takes 2 hours 15 minutes. Book in advance at for the best value fares.

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