Clayton Hotel Belfast is ideally located in Belfast City centre; perfect for sight-seeing, shopping and attending events within the city. Easily accessible to George Best City Airport, Belfast International Airport, Belfast Central Train Station, Belfast Ferry Terminals, and the M1 and M2 motorways.
Arriving by Plane
George Best Belfast City Airport (BHD)
Located 4 miles/6.4 km southeast to Clayton Hotel Belfast, Geroge Best Belfast City Airport is the closest to our hotel. A taxi typically costs £13.00 (one way), taking 20 minutes, depending on traffic.
Alternatively, catch one of the frequent Airport Express 600 buses which terminate in the city centre at nearby Europa Bus Centre. Airport Express adult fares are £2.50, journey time is 30 minutes.
Driving Directions*: Continue on Sydenham By-Pass/A2 to Oxford Street. Follow Oxford Street to East Bridge Street. Take A24 onto Ormeau Avenue. Hotel is at the bottom of the street on the left-hand side.
Belfast International Airport (BFS)
20 miles / 32km north of our hotel, a taxi to Belfast International Airport costs £31.00 and takes 35 minutes, depending on traffic.
The Airport Express 300 service operates up to every 15 minutes and terminates at the nearby Europa Bus Centre in the city centre. Journey times are 40 minutes and adult fares £8.00.
Driving Directions*: Continue to Airport Road and follow signs to M2. Follow M2 to Sydenham Road in Belfast. Take the exit towards Queen’s Island from M3. Continue on Sydenham Road, take Station Street, Oxford Street and A24 to Ormeau Avenue.
Arriving by Train
Great Victoria Street Station
Five minutes stroll around the corner, we are ideally located for guests arriving at Great Victoria Street Station. If you are travelling with luggage taxis are readily available, fares are typically £5.00.
Walking Directions: From Glengall Street turn right onto Great Victoria Street. At next traffic lights turn left onto Bruce Street. Turn left at next lights onto Bedford Street. Turn right at next lights onto Ormeau Avenue. The hotel will be on your right-hand side.
Belfast Lanyon Place Station (formerly Belfast Central)
Services including the Enterprise from Dublin arrive at Lanyon Place Station, less than 15 minutes walk from our hotel or 5 minutes by taxi.
Walking Directions: Exit the station, turn left and walk 500m along East Bridge St. At the junction follow East Bridge Street round to the left. After 200m, at the major junction, turn right onto Ormeau Ave, you will see our hotel ahead on the left-hand side.
Arriving by Bus
Our hotel is a 5-minute walk from Europa Buscentre located in Great Victoria street where most of the regional buses arrive into. We are also only a few minutes’ walk from the Glider bus stop and the metro buses beside Belfast City Hall which will take you to the outskirts of the city.
The Belfast City Airport has a designated Airport Express 600 Service with buses every 30 minutes at peak times from the front of the terminal building to the centre of town. The journey takes around 10 minutes, with tickets available at the information desk in the arrivals hall or directly from the driver on arrival.
The Airport Express 300 service operates 7 days a week at peak times on Monday – Friday services run every 15 minutes from Belfast International Airport to Europa Bus Center. Please check the Translink website for the timetable.
The hotel does not offer onsite parking however we have a discounted rate for guests of £10.50 for 24 hours at the nearby NCP car park on Dublin Road.
This special 24-hour charge applies for one entry/exit only. Excess time beyond 24 hours will automatically be charged an additional £10.50.
Please ensure to get the token at reception to avail of this special rate.
NCP DUBLIN ROAD OPENING TIMES:
Monday to Saturday – 7.00am to 12.00am
Sunday – 9.00am to 12.00am
Limited on-street parking is available around the hotel. Tickets must be purchased from the Pay & Display machines. A charge of £1.20 per hour applies from 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday to Saturday.