Options for flying to Northern Ireland
City of Derry Airport - approx. 8 miles (13 km)
Belfast International Airport - approx. 60 miles (95 km)
George Best Belfast City Airport - approx. 70 miles (110 km)
Dublin Airport (Republic of Ireland) - approx. 140 miles (220 km)
There is a regular train service to Derry from Belfast via Antrim, Ballymena, and Coleraine:
There are a number of bus services to the city from both the north and south of Ireland:
Airporter operates a frequent bus service directly to Derry from Belfast City Airport and Belfast International Airport:
Translink provides buses from all parts of Northern Ireland:
Bus Eireann provides buses from the south of Ireland:
Feel free to contact us directly if you require any additional assistance with your travel and accommodation arrangements.
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