Dublin to Belfast – X1/X2, Serving Dublin Airport, Newry, Banbridge, Banbridge and Sprucefield.

X1 Dublin to Belfast, only 2 hours 25 minutes

Get to Belfast with Expressway. A world away in just 2 hours 25 minutes when you travel direct on the X1 Service.

Belfast City Centre

For a day away, a short break or beginning of a longer stay, Belfast offers the buzz and vibrancy of a capital city whilst being a gateway to the rural retreat of Northern Ireland.

There’s lots to do, whether is a family days out at the W5 at the Odyssey, discovering the history of the Titanic Experience or a fun day of discovery at the Ulster Museum.

Vistit Belfast with Bus ÉireannThere are many stylish bars & gourmet restaurants, trendy clubs and some of the best shopping around. You can get leave the car behind and worry about parking and get right to the heart of the city to start your journey.

Belfast is also a great place for onward tours. There are many guided tours so visitors can marvel at the Giant's Causeway, walk the Mountains of Mourne, fish in Fermanagh or visit the many picturesque villages that abound.

Discover Northern Ireland ‘Game Of Thrones’ websiteBelfast is also home to a lot of the filming location of Game of Thrones® and there are many tours that begin in the Belfast. Full tour information can be found at the Discover Northern Ireland ‘Game Of Thrones’ website, please see http://www.discovernorthernireland.com/gameofthrones/

Journey Planning

With the X1 service, it’s just one short journey from Dublin Busáras to Belfast, arriving in the Europa Bus Centre.


A full timetable can be found here

You can also use our Journey Planner to plan your journey now

Buying Tickets

Tickets can be bought in-station and through the ticket vending machines in Busáras.

Family Tickets, offering return travel for 2 adults & up to 3 children, are available for €66.

Single Return Day Return
Adult €17 Adult €25  Adult €25
Child €10.20 Child €15 Child €15

 Some services are also available to book (full Single Fare Only) online at http://www.buseireannexpressway.com/

Friday, 8th August, 2014