Derry City with Taste of Belfast/Titanic
Departs from Dublin Connolly Station daily.
(January to December)
Travel North by Train
An Independant Tour to the City of Derry, with a flavour of Belfast City on the way!
Derry City with Belfast & Titanic Visitor Centre en
Check-in 20 minutes prior to Train Departure at Connolly Station, Railtours Customer Services Desk. Our Representives will be in Bright Yellow Jackets.
Check-in Dublin Connolly Station for 07.35hrs departure of the newley refurbished Enterprise Express rail service to Belfast. There is a breakfast/snack car available on the train. Our Railtours Ireland Host, who travels with you to Belfast provides you with a full travel Itinerary and tickets for the next 3 days.
On arrival in Belfast you are free to explore this facilating city at your leisure on a City Sightseeing open-top Bus. See close up the world famous political murals depicting "The Troubles" or visit Crumlin Road Gaol. Write your thoughts on the Peace Wall alongside those of US former President, Bill Clinton and the Dalai Lama. Visit Titanic Belfast, a monument to Belfast's maritime heritage on the site of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard where the RMS Titanic was built.
In the late afternoon take the train to Derry City on the banks of the river Foyle. Enjoy one of the great rail journies of Ireland as your train passes along the spetacular North Atlantic Coast from Colraine to Derry City. The journey takes just over 2 hours 15 minutes with a choice of 3 departure times between 15.20 & 19.20 from Belfast Central. Upon arrival in Derry Rail Station take a 5 minute Foyle Shuttle bus (FY17) to the city centre adjacent to your 4 star hotel.
Overnight: Dinner, Room & Full Breakfast at 4-star Derry Hotel
Explore Derry City at your Leisure
Today you are free to explore City of Derry and its environs at your leisure. Derry has 1,500 years of history and culture enclosed within Ireland’s only completely walled city.
Enjoy the vibrant City of Derry on the open top tour which takes you to 7 of the most popular attractions. See the Guildhall, historic Bogside and Free Derry Corner or possibly cross the river Foyle via the Millenium Peace Bridge. Explore the environs around Derry using your 3-day Translink Travel pass and possibly take a bus trip into neighbouring County Donegal. Enjoy a meal in one of Derry's popular restaurants followed by traditional Irish music at a friendly city centre pub.
Overnight: Room & Full Breakfast at 4-star Derry Hotel
Morning at Leisure
Enjoy Full Breakfast at leisure.
You can return to Belfast on a choice of scheduled trains or Ulsterbus services from Derry. Bus journey time to Belfast takes just under 2 hours and the train takes 2 hours 15 minutes. You can then join the onward Enterprise Train connection to Dublin. Your 3-day Rail and Bus ticket covers all Ulsterbus and Rail services in Northern Ireland.
- Belfast City
- North Atlantic Coast
- City of Derry
- County Donegal
- Return Rail (Dublin to Belfast)
- Railtours Ireland host (Dublin to Belfast)
- Admission to Titanic Visitor Centre in Belfast
- 3-day Rail & Bus ticket on Translink Services in Northern Ireland
- 2 nights in 4-star Derry City Hotel with breakfast daily
- Derry City tour
- One dinner