Duration 2h 11m
Distance 106 miles
Average price £17
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dublin and Belfast takes 2h 11m and the fastest train takes 2h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Dublin to Belfast. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Connolly
  2. Belfast
2h 10m
£13 - £19

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Want to know about travelling from Dublin to Belfast? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connolly and arriving at Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 10m.

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The distance between Dublin and Belfast is 89 miles. The road distance is 106 miles.

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Dublin to Belfast train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Connolly station.

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Dublin to Belfast train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place station.

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There are 685+ hotels available in Belfast. Prices start at £57 per night.

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What companies run services between Dublin and Belfast?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Belfast every 4 hours. Tickets cost £13 - £19 and the journey takes 2h 10m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£13 - £19

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