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We were staying in Portrush and got train from there to Coleraine. Very little time allocated for change over to other train in coleraine and you have to cross over bridge or take lift. Sit on the right hand side of the train travelling from...More
Out hotel was in Belfast so we did a daily pass - All transports were free within NI - It costs 18 GBP. With this pass we tool train from Colerine & went to Derry. The scenery is not possible to express in words. One...More
I didn't think a train ride could be an attraction on its own right, but this stretch of railroad showed me it could. Lovely scenery all around - I felt like I wanted to jump off the train every minute to go and see things...More
Great trip, good carriage, fantastic scenery, the tunnel is under a folly made in the grounds of an old house, the surrounding area had to be reinforced to stop it falling into the sea.There is a bus to take you across to the city or...More
We were staying in Bushmills and caught a local bus to Coleraine. From there we jumped on the train to Londonderry/Derry. We had read various articles and reviews about this train trip, including Michael Palin declaring it one of the most beautiful train trips in...More
If you are lucky to park at the station car park it’s free!
Catch the train after 9.30am and the fare reduces by 1/3rd!
The journey is very scenic with water on one side and green country side on the other.
Our ticket inspector on...More
Decided to leave the car and take the train to Derry for our 2 day stay. It’s the best decision we could have made. The journey was relaxing and completely stress free.
The scenery was stunning along the way. WiFi was free onboard. When we...More
The Derry to Coleraine and Belfast railway always comes up in lists of the Great Railway Journeys of the World and rightly so! Starting in Derry with lovely views of the Peace Bridge and Lough Foyle, the line follows the coast for a lot of...More
Hi I remember from our trip that there is a lift at Coleraine station as we had heavy bags and considered taking it but we ended up taking the stairs as there was only a few minutes between train arrival and our next train... More
Hi I remember from our trip that there is a lift at Coleraine station as we had heavy bags and considered taking it but we ended up taking the stairs as there was only a few minutes between train arrival and our next train departure. Inform train porter that you need a lift beforehand and they should be able to assist you.