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Belfast International Airport

Looking to catch a flight to Belfast International Airport? With Aer Lingus you can catch a cheap flight and be there in just over 1hr 20 mins. Belfast airport is the busiest airport in Northern Ireland and the second busiest on the island of Ireland.

How to get to Belfast Airport

By Car, Bus or Taxi, Belfast International Airport is located just outside Belfast City centre and is easy to reach no matter what your mode of transport.

By car/taxi: just take the M2 Northbound and turn off at junction 5 where you will see sign posts for Belfast City Centre.

By bus: There are regular bus and coach services at the front of the terminal building that can take you across Northern Ireland or down south. The most common bus is the Airport Express 300 which operates 7 days a week and runs every 15 mins.

History in Belfast

Join a free tour of Belfast’s City Hall, a beautiful Victorian building noted for its copper domes. Picnic on its grounds, stroll around the Titanic Memorial Garden, and see the statue of Queen Victoria. Then, venture to the Titanic Belfast, where you’ll find full-scale reconstructions, and explore the shipyard where they built the world’s most famous ship.

Family-Friendly Activities in Belfast

See the prairie dogs at the Belfast Zoo and discover exotic plants at the Botanic Gardens. Afterwards, take the family to the Ulster Transport Museum, 11 kilometres east of Belfast, where you’ll find everything from horse-drawn carts to locomotives. Then, head to the Victoria Square Shopping Centre and climb the viewing platform for 360-degree city views.

Pubs and Nightlife in Belfast

Join a pub crawl and discover Belfast’s famous bars, where the locals will greet you like an old friend. Explore the nightclubs around Queen’s University, and sample Irish ales at the bars along the Golden Mile.

Getting Around Belfast

Pack your walking shoes and explore the city centre on foot. Catch the city bus or call a taxi to travel faster between destinations. Check out the city’s bike guide and rent one through Belfast Bikes, a bike-sharing system.

With Aer Lingus' Pricelock, you can reserve your great deal on your flight to Belfast for a small deposit for up to 24 hours.

Weather in Belfast

Friday light rain
17°C 19 Aug 2022
Saturday moderate rain
17°C 20 Aug 2022
Sunday broken clouds
17°C 21 Aug 2022
Monday moderate rain
18°C 22 Aug 2022
Tuesday light rain
20°C 23 Aug 2022
Wednesday light rain
18°C 24 Aug 2022
Thursday overcast clouds
17°C 25 Aug 2022
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