Belfast Telegraph

Translink rugby travel

By Michael Bashford

Translink will be hosting special travel arrangements for this Saturday's opening Six Nations fixture between Ireland and Italy at Croke Park, Dublin.

In addition to normal scheduled Enterprise services, NI Railways’ special outward journeys include a 9.05am, 9.25am and 10.55am departure from Belfast Central stopping off in Lisburn, Lurgan, Portadown and Newry. Return train journeys from Dublin Connolly Station depart at 5.15pm, 5.50pm and 6.15pm.

Ulsterbus will also provide a special day return coach service departing from the Europa Bus Centre in Belfast at 9am and also picking-up passengers from Banbridge Bus Station and Newry Bus Centre. The return Ulsterbus coach service will depart from Mountjoy Square, Dublin, at 6pm.

Special day-return fares are also available for passengers using the special coach and train services. Bookings can be made online at or call 9066 6630 for further information.

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