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Trip London Belfast

Plan your trip by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane from London to Belfast

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Dublin
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Manchester
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Glasgow
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How to get from London to Belfast?

We are suggesting 5 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling, plane to plan your trip London Belfast. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport London-Belfast

For your trip from London (England, United Kingdom) to Belfast (Northern Ireland, United Kingdom) with a distance of 322 mi you will be able to take 5 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, ferry, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The direct flight London > Belfast will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave London and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at London City LCY airport, 8.1 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Belfast (Belfast City airport, IATA code: BHD) operated by FlyBE, Easyjet or Aer Lingus.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip London Belfast only by bus, there are other means of transport (ferry) that will complete the journey London-Liverpool.
You will board a coach of MegaBus or National Express in London. The bus will drop you off at Liverpool bus station (0.1 mi from Liverpool, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Liverpool.
There is no direct crossing between London and Belfast, you will have to use another mean of transport (train) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Liverpool-Belfast.
You will embark at the port of Liverpool Birkenhead Ferry Terminal at 1.6 mi from Liverpool aboard a ship of Stena Line. The ferry will dock in the port of Belfast Stena Line Ferries at 3.2 mi from Belfast. We advise you to show up at the port of Liverpool for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from London to Belfast without changing trains. You can take the train London-Glasgow and travel by plane to get to your final destination.
Trains Caledonian Sleeper of ScotRail or East Coast to Glasgow leave from London Euston railway station in London. Arrival in Glasgow will take place at Glasgow Central station (0.6 mi from the city centre).
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route London-Liverpool will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by ferry in order to cover the entire trip.

Which carriers to travel between London and Belfast?

Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Liverpool (England United Kingdom)
National Express is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of London (serving London Victoria Coach Station bus station at 1.1 mi from centre) and the city of Liverpool where the coach will drop you off at Liverpool station situated at about 0.1 mi from Liverpool city centre.
The coach company Bus Eireann carries out the route from the bus station of Dublin Airport in Dublin and to the one of Belfast (Europa Bus Centre) (Northern Ireland United Kingdom)
The network of AirCoach includes a coach line between the city of Dublin (serving Dublin Airport bus station at 5.9 mi from centre) and the city of Belfast where the coach will drop you off at Belfast (Europa Bus Centre) station situated at about 0.3 mi from Belfast city centre.
Ferry companies
The ships of Stena Line ensure the maritime connection between the port of Liverpool Birkenhead Ferry Terminal and the one of Belfast (Belfast Stena Line Ferries at 3.2 mi from the city)
The ferries of Isle of Man Steam Packet make the crossing between Douglas and Belfast where they serve the ports of Douglas Ile of Man Sea Terminal and Belfast Stena Line Ferries respectively 1.4 mi and 3.2 mi distant from their city centre.
Airlines
Easyjet carries out a flight from Gatwick LGW airport situated 24.2 mi away from the city centre of London to Belfast (arrival at Belfast International BFS airport)
Virgin Atlantic Airways flies on the route from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Manchester (serving Manchester International MAN airport)
British Airways schedules the flight from London City LCY airport situated 8.1 mi away from the city centre of London to Dublin (arrival at Dublin DUB airport)
FlyBE ensures the flight route from London City LCY airport (located 8.1 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Belfast (serving Belfast City BHD airport)
Aer Arann carries out a flight from London City LCY airport situated 8.1 mi away from the city centre of London to Douglas (arrival at Ronaldsway IOM airport)
Biman Bangladesh Airlines flies on the route from Heathrow LHR airport (located 14.3 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Manchester (serving Manchester International MAN airport)
Aer Lingus schedules the flight from Heathrow LHR airport situated 14.3 mi away from the city centre of London to Belfast (arrival at Belfast International BFS airport)
Ryanair ensures the flight route from Gatwick LGW airport (located 24.2 mi from London, United Kingdom) to Dublin (serving Dublin DUB airport)
Carpooling
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride London-Liverpool (179 mi)
Railway companies
ScotRail provides a rail connection London-Glasgow with the train Caledonian Sleeper from London Euston railway station (2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
Iarnród Éireann transports passengers on a rail line from Dublin to Belfast with the train InterCity which leaves Dublin Connolly station to arrive at Belfast Central railway station (Northern Ireland United Kingdom)
East Coast operates the train journey London-Glasgow with the train from London Kings Cross railway station (2.2 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Glasgow Central at arrival (0.6 mi from centre)
Virgin Trains provides a rail connection from London to Liverpool with the train which leaves London Euston station to arrive at Liverpool Lime Street railway station (England United Kingdom)

Stop cities from London or cities to visit near Belfast

When travelling from Belfast to London by plane, carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Glasgow located at 110 mi from Belfast, Liverpool 145 mi away from Belfast, Manchester, Douglas situated at 66 mi from Belfast (United Kingdom) Dublin at approximately 88 mi from Belfast (Ireland). If you have some time on your way to Belfast or back to London, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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