How to get to York from Belfast

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Travel Information between Belfast and York

distanceDistance200 miles
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range- £62
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £30 • 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £30 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAer Lingus

Take a flight or coach to travel 200 miles to York from Belfast. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Aer Lingus among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, ferry, flight or train from Belfast to York.

How to Travel from Belfast to York

The journey between Belfast and York should take roughly an hour by plane and can take over 9 hours as a train journey. York provides some beautiful architecture to enjoy and the National railway museum is highlight as well as York Minster, which is the largest medieval cathedral in Northern Europe.

Train: Trains between Belfast and York travel infrequently and can take over 9 hours to reach their final destination. Services, which are provided by CrossCountry, depart twice per day and requires three separate changes. The train departs from Belfast Port and travels to Cairnryan where there is a layover of about 30 minutes. From Cairnryan that route takes you to Ayr where travellers will make a change and travel to Glasgow Central. The final leg of the journey takes you from Glasgow Central to York Railway station.

Bus: There are no direct bus routes travelling from Belfast to York.

Flight: Flights depart regularly throughout the day, with roughly 2-3 hours between each departure time. Flight time is approximately 1 hour, most flights are direct and all flight are operated by Flybe. Travellers will depart from Belfast City airport (BHD) and arrive at Leeds/Bradford Airport (LBA).

Travelling from Belfast to York: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Belfast to York? Travel by train is the cheapest way to travel between Belfast and York.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Belfast to York? Travelling by plane is the fastest way to get between the two cities, with a difference of roughly 8 hours between flight and train journey times.

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All travel companies: All Airlines Companies from Belfast to York

EasyJet will get you from Belfast to York at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

EasyJet is a British multinational low-cost airline headquartered at London Luton Airport (LTN). It’s the largest UK-based carrier based on the number of passengers carried. EasyJet flies to over 150 destinations across Europe and North Africa, making it a popular budget airline for travellers. To keep fares as low as possible, easyJet tickets are non-refundable and no complimentary snacks are provided onboard. All fare types include allowance of one small personal bag, while additional fees apply for carry-on luggage and checked luggage.

    FAQs: Belfast to York

    FAQs: Travel to York 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 Belfast to York.

    There are 2 travel options from Belfast to York: flight or coach.

    The cheapest way to travel to York from Belfast is a flight with an average price of £30.

    This is compared to other travel options from Belfast to York:

    Taking a flight costs £33 less than taking a coach, which average ticket prices of £62.

    Taking a flight costs less than taking a ferry, which costs on average for the same trip.

    A flight is less than a train with an average ticket price of from Belfast to York.

    The fastest way to get to York from Belfast is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

    Other travel options to York take longer:

    Getting to York by coach takes 19 h 53 min on average.

    You should expect to travel around 200 miles from Belfast to York.

    The average frequency per day from Belfast to York is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to York from Belfast as scheduled services by flight or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Belfast to York:

      • Coaches mostly leave from Belfast, Europa Buscentre and tend to arrive in York, Rail Station.
      • Trains mostly depart from Belfast Lanyon Place and arrive in York.

      The following travel companies offer services from Belfast to York:

      • Travel with Aer Lingus, easyJet, Azul or Flybe for flights to York. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Belfast to York tickets on Omio for £30.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Belfast to York with the following travel companies:

      • Direct coach with.
      • Direct services by ferry with.
      • Direct flight with.
      • Direct services by train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to York as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Belfast and York.

      Many of our customers travelling from Belfast to York don't make York their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Edinburgh, Manchester, Leeds or Scarborough, either of which you could add to your Belfast and York trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from York to any of these top destinations today!

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