Edinburgh to Belfast Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $49
Fastest Way Flight — 4h 33min
Eco-Friendly Way Drive — 31 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — flight, bus and by car
Distance 141 miles
Flight
$242 · 4h 33min · 410 lb of CO2
EDI to BHD
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Edinburgh to Belfast Flights

There are 1 airports — EDI — that make sense to fly out of from Edinburgh and 2 airports — BHD, BFS — to access Belfast. The best deals are usually found by flying out of EDI.

Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Belfast from Edinburgh, a flight is the quickest method.

Bus
$49 · 5h 38min · 32 lb of CO2
Edinburgh to Belfast
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Drive
$19 · 2h 41min · 31 lb of CO2
Edinburgh to Belfast
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Drive from Edinburgh to Belfast

It's 142 miles between Edinburgh to Belfast. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 41min and 2h 49min from Edinburgh to Belfast under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 57min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Belfast by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $19.

What is the best way to travel from Edinburgh to Belfast?

The are 4 different ways across 3 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Edinburgh to Belfast. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Edinburgh to Belfast?

On your trip from Edinburgh to Belfast, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

What's the cheapest way from Edinburgh to Belfast?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Edinburgh to Belfast is by bus. The bus costs $49 roughly and will take 5 hours 38 minutes.

How long does it take from Edinburgh to Belfast by car?

The total distance between Edinburgh and Belfast is 142 miles and will take you about 2 hours 41 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $19.