Transport options to Magee Campus

This information will help you make your travel arrangements from the Belfast airports to Magee campus.


Alternative transport options to Magee campus.

May we take this opportunity to wish all our new international students a very pleasant journey, we look forward to meeting you soon.

Public Transport

Public transport - bus/train from both Belfast City and Belfast International airports to Magee campus

  • Belfast City Airport (BHD) to Magee Campus 

    Airporter

    The “Airporter” bus service from Belfast City Airport via Belfast International Airport directly to Derry~Londonderry.

    Cost £20.

    Journey time is approximately 2hrs.

    Our Magee campus is approximately 30 minutes’ walk from the Airporter bus depot on Foyle Street or a 5 minute taxi journey.

    Taxi costs approximately £4. You will need to telephone for a taxi: City Cabs - +44 (0) 28 71 264466

    If you are staying in University accommodation, then please tell your taxi driver to take you to Duncreggan Student Village on Duncreggan Road.

    Shuttle Bus

    Shuttle Bus

    Shuttle Bus (Airport Express Service No. 600) from Belfast City Airport to Belfast Great Victoria/Europa rail/bus station.  ShuttleBus – Airport 600 Cost £2.60.  Journey time approximately 20 minutes.

    Then onward journey from Belfast to Derry~Londonderry

    Bus

    From Belfast Europa bus station by Translink Goldliner Express Service No. 212 to Derry~Londonderry (Foyle Street bus station)

    Translink - Click “Timetables”, then “Bus Timetables”, check “212” - this will give you the Belfast to Derry~Londonderry timetable.

    Cost of bus to Derry~Londonderry is £11.50. Journey time is approximately 1hr 50mins.

    Magee campus is approximately 25 minutes’ walk from Foyle Street bus depot or a 5 minute taxi journey. Taxi costs approximately £4. Taxis are available from outside the bus depot or can be booked by telephone: City Cabs - +44 (0) 28 71 264466

    If you are staying in University accommodation then please tell your taxi driver to take you to Duncreggan Student Village on Duncreggan Road

    Train

    From Belfast Great Victoria train station (within Europa bus station) by Translink Northern Ireland Railways to Derry~Londonderry

    Translink – Click “Timetables”, then “Train Timetables”, then choose route 3 outbound

    Cost of train to Derry~Londonderry £11.50.  Journey time is approximately 2hr 20mins.

    It is advisable to get a taxi from the train station in Derry~Londonderry (known as Waterside Station) to Magee campus. Journey time is approximately 10mins. Taxi costs approximately £5.

    Taxis are available from outside the train station or can be booked by telephone:

    City Cabs - +44 (0) 28 71 264466.

    If you are staying in University accommodation then please tell your taxi driver to take you to Duncreggan Student Village on Duncreggan Road

  • Belfast International Airport (BFS) to Magee Campus

    Airporter

    The “Airporter” bus service from Belfast International Airport directly to Derry~Londonderry.

    Cost £20.  Journey time is approximately 1hr 30mins.

    Magee campus is approximately 30 minutes’ walk from the Airporter bus station on Foyle Street or a 5 minute taxi journey. Taxi costs approximately £4.

    You will need to telephone for a taxi: City Cabs - +44 (0) 28 71 264466.

    If you are staying in University accommodation then please tell your taxi driver to take you to Duncreggan Student Village on Duncreggan Road.

Private Taxi

Private taxi from both Belfast airports to Magee campus

Value Cabs operate from both airports - Tel: +44 (0) 28 90 809080

Dublin Airport to Magee

  • Transport from Dublin Airport

    X3/X4Goldline Express from Dublin Airport to Derry~Londonderry Foyle Street bus station.

    Cost £20.00.  Journey time approx. 4hrs.

    Magee campus is approximately 25 minutes’ walk from the Translink bus station on Foyle Street or a 5 minute taxi journey. Taxi costs approximately £4.

    You will need to telephone for a taxi: City Cabs - +44 (0) 28 71 264466.

    If you are staying in University accommodation then please tell your taxi driver to take you to Duncreggan Student Village on Duncreggan Road.

Transport Providers

Useful contact numbers and websites
ProviderTelephone
Airporter+44 (0) 28 7126 9996
Belfast City Airport+44 (0) 28 9093 9093
Belfast International Airport+44 (0) 28 9448 4848
Dublin Airport+35318141111
Translink+44 (0) 28 9066 6630
Value Cabs+44 (0) 28 9080 9080
City Cabs+44 (0) 28 7126 4466

Why not download the Translink App, you may find it useful.