Dublin to Belfast train

Cheap train tickets from Dublin to Belfast

Showing times and prices for Dec 04

Cheapest

17

Average

17

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Dublin to Belfast is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Irish Rail
10:00AMDublin Connolly2h08 12:08PMBelfast Central
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171One-way
Irish Rail
12:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 02:08PMBelfast Central
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171One-way
Irish Rail
02:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 04:08PMBelfast Central
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171One-way
Irish Rail
04:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 06:08PMBelfast Central
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171One-way
Irish Rail
07:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 09:08PMBelfast Central
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171One-way

Train schedule from Dublin to Belfast

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, December 4
Irish Rail
10:00AMDublin Connolly2h08 12:08PMBelfast Central
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Irish Rail
12:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 02:08PMBelfast Central
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Irish Rail
02:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 04:08PMBelfast Central
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Irish Rail
04:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 06:08PMBelfast Central
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Irish Rail
07:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 09:08PMBelfast Central
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Fastest train times from Dublin to Belfast

Showing times and prices for Dec 04

Fastest Journey

2 h 8 m

Average

2 h 8 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

141 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Dublin for Belfast every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Irish Rail
10:00AMDublin Connolly2h08 12:08PMBelfast Central
0 transfers
171One-way
Irish Rail
12:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 02:08PMBelfast Central
0 transfers
171One-way
Irish Rail
02:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 04:08PMBelfast Central
0 transfers
171One-way
Irish Rail
04:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 06:08PMBelfast Central
0 transfers
171One-way
Irish Rail
07:00PMDublin Connolly2h08 09:08PMBelfast Central
0 transfers
171One-way

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Overview: Train from Dublin to Belfast

distanceDistance140 km
priceAverage train ticket price€17 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day

Trains from Dublin to Belfast cover the 140 km long trip and usually take around 2 h 11 min. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as €17, but the average price of train tickets is €17.

Travel Tips: Trains from Dublin to Belfast

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Belfast easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dublin to Belfast.
FAQs

Travel by train between Dublin, Ireland and Belfast, United Kingdom is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Belfast from Dublin restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Dublin?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Belfast, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Belfast from Dublin closer to your date of departure here.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Belfast to Dublin is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Ireland from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Ireland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Ireland from Belfast?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Dublin, Ireland?

The government of Ireland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last verified on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Belfast to Dublin train here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Dublin to Belfast for as little as €17  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dublin to Belfast train to cost on average €17  one way.
The train distance from Dublin to Belfast is around 140 km.
The Dublin to Belfast train duration is on average 2 h 11 min, which is to be expected when travelling 140 km between Dublin and Belfast. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
The average number of trains departing Dublin for Belfast is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Dublin to Belfast leaves at 07: 25   and the last train for this leaves at 20: 50. Omio shows you the latest train from Dublin to Belfast timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you buy Dublin to Belfast train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average €17. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Dublin to Belfast. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports in Dublin and Belfast

Dublin
Belfast
The major railway station for departures from Dublin is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip to Belfast from Dublin.

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