Moyle Way & Causeway Coast Way

Travel Information

Detailed Travel Information for the Moyle Way and Causeway Coast Way will be supplied in your Information Pack, but the following may help with your planning. We recommend the excellent journey planner Translink for checking train and bus timetables in Northern Ireland.

Arriving into Northern Ireland

By Air:
There are a variety of airlines which fly to Northern Ireland from the UK including Easyjet and Flybe.

Nearest International Airport: Belfast International Airport.
Nearest Regional Airport: Belfast City Airport.

By Ferry:
Northern Ireland is accessible by two sea ports with ferry services from both Scotland and England. P&O sails to Larne from Cairnryan, Troon and Fleetwood and Stena Line sails to Belfast from Stranraer.

Getting to Cushendall

By Rail:
Nearest Railway Station: Ballymena
There are train services to Ballymena from Belfast where you can continue your journey to Cushendall by local bus (journey time 2 hours from Belfast).

By Road:
There are regular bus services between Belfast and Ballymena where you can connect with another bus to Cushendall.

If you plan to travel by car it may be possible to leave it at the Guest House or Hotel at the start or end of your walk, for the duration of your holiday. We can check this for you when your booking is confirmed.

Returning from Portstewart

By Rail:
Nearest Railway Station: Coleraine
As there is no train station in Portstewart we suggest taking a bus from the Promenade to Coleraine (service number 140B and journey time 15 minutes). Connecting train services from Coleraine to Belfast operate every hour and the journey time is 90 minutes. If you are travelling to Derry the trains operate every 2 hours and the journey time is 45 minutes.

By Road:
The main coastal bus service that connects all of the villages from Portstewart to Waterfoot is the number 252 Antrim Coaster. This service operates from April to September.

Car Hire
If you wish to extend your walking holiday we would be delighted to arrange car hire for you. We offer great value, fully inclusive rates and ensure we arrange the right car to suit your needs. The rates we obtain are fully inclusive with no hidden extras, and we can arrange one way hires if you are flying into one airport and returning from another.