Getting there

Travel to Belfast 2018
The conference will take place at Belfast Waterfront, 2 Lanyon Place, Belfast, BT1 3WH.

Flights and ferry routes from UK mainland



Belfast is served by two airports and is easily accessible from national and international destinations.

The George Best Belfast City Airport is three miles from Belfast Waterfront. A regular bus service runs to and from the city centre and the journey time by car is around five minutes.

Belfast International Airport is around 20 miles north of the city centre and the average journey time by car is around 45 minutes. There is a regular bus service to and from the city centre.


Belfast is well served by ferries and Belfast Waterfront is located near the main port. Stena Line and P&O Irish Sea Ferries operate daily services from the UK to Northern Ireland.


The nearest train station is Central Station, which is in East Bridge Street, around five minutes’ walk from the venue.

There is a regular train service to Dublin and the average journey time is approx. two hours.

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Car parking is available next door to the conference centre at Lanyon Place and the Hilton.


The nearest bus station is the Laganside Bus Centre, which is approx. two minutes’ walk from Belfast Waterfront.

There is a bus stop on Oxford Street, directly outside the building.

The main bus provider in Belfast is Translink, which runs both Ulsterbus and Citybus Metro services.