Useful links for visiting Northern Ireland

Located in the northern part of the island of Ireland, Northern Ireland belongs to the United Kingdom. It uses British currency, which is the Pound Sterling. Driving in the country is on the left-hand side of the road.

The main symbols of Northern Ireland are the red hand and the shamrock. The country has one World Heritage Site: the impressive Giant's Causeway is the Antrim Coast, on which forty thousand hexagonal basalt columns, created by lava, have frozen for three miles around 50 million years ago.

In Northern Ireland, many of Game of Thrones' iconic scenes came to life. The local landscapes are so striking that they raise doubts about their reality. Quiet old villages dominant most of the territory; life is in full swing only in Belfast and Londonderry.

If you plan to travel to Northern Ireland, below are 44 links to help you organize an excellent vacation in this stunning Northern European country. Have a nice trip!

If Northern Ireland had better weather, it would be like New Zealand. It is an immensely beautiful country. – Ian Beattie, a Northern Irish actor.

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Transportation

A traffic light for pedestrians in Belfast


autoeurope.com
 – a leading online platform that provides international car rental services at the most competitive prices

busbud.com – an online bus-booking platform that has compiled the largest selection of bus tickets

busradar.com – a search engine for intercity bus trips all over Europe

cheapoair.com – a leading provider of airline tickets, hotel rooms, rental cars, and vacation packages through its extensive partnerships with top travel brands and a wide breadth of inventory

directferries.co.uk – the world leading website for online ferry booking

easternairways.com – an airline service that links main airports across the United Kingdom

economybookings.com – a platform that provides a wide choice of vehicles of all classes and helps to find the perfect car for your journey 

gettransfer.com – booking service for transfers and car rentals with a personal driver at the best prices

holidaytaxis.com – an award-winning global ground transportation company offering airport transfers with vehicle types to suit every budget and party size, from shuttles to private taxis to large coaches

irishrail.ie – the Irish Railways website, which will give times & fares for most routes in Ireland and Northern Ireland

kiwi.com – an online booking service for flight, train, and bus tickets that offers unique virtual interlining

nationalexpress.com – the major coach company in Britain, operating services and excursions between all major cities and towns in the country

omio.com – a unique platform on which users can book travel tickets by comparing trains, buses, and flights in Europe, the US, and Canada on one search

qeeq.com – one of the fastest-growing online car rental platforms worldwide that offers its customers the most extensive set of car rental options and always strives to offer the most competitive price

rentalcars.com – an international car rental booking service that helps find the right car in the right place at the right price

trip.com – a global online travel agency for hotels and tickets for flights and trains that provides one-stop travel booking services through the website and mobile app

Accommodation

Facade of Titanic Belfast

agoda.com – an online travel agency and metasearch engine for hotels, vacation rentals, flights, and airport transfer

booking.com – an online travel agency connecting travelers with a great selection of incredible places to stay

hostelworld.com – a global hostel-focused online booking platform that inspires passionate travelers to see the world

loveholidays.com – an online distribution company that allows customers to make hotel bookings via the internet

rightmove.co.uk – the largest property portal of the UK

vrbo.com – a vacation rental online marketplace to find the perfect place for your next family trip

Food & Dining

Interior of The National Grande Cafe in Belfast


eatwith.com
 – the largest community for unique culinary experiences led by one-of-a-kind hosts

lidl-ni.co.uk – since entering the Northern Irish market in the year 1999, Lidl has been committed to delivering top quality products at the lowest possible prices

thegoodfoodguide.co.uk – a guide to the best restaurants in the UK

thegreatbritishfoodhub.com – an online platform that connects customers to local farmers and producers

ubereats.com – a food delivery platform that makes getting great food from favorite local restaurants as easy as requesting a ride

All Northern Ireland

Giant's Causeway


bbc.com/northern_ireland – the latest Northern Irish news from BBC

discovernorthernireland.com – the official consumer website of DiscoverNorthernIreland, Northern Ireland national tourist board

en.wikipedia.org/Northern_Ireland – online free-content encyclopedia, with facts and figures on Northern Ireland geography, history, politics, and economy

expedia.co.uk – one of the leading full-service online travel brands helping travelers plan and book travel from the widest selection of vacation packages, flights, hotels, rental cars, rail, cruises, activities, attractions, and services

getyourguide.com – a platform used for booking tours, excursions, and other travel activities

gumtree.com – the number one classifieds website in the UK helping people find what they need most, affordably and locally

klook.com – a one-stop platform that helps find and book things to do, places to eat, and even staycations near you at the best prices

lonelyplanet.com – the second most-visited English language travel media website in the world

musement.com – an online platform that helps visitors get the most out of their destinations by providing a great choice of local tours and attractions by booking on multiple devices 

myirelandtour.com – Ireland's top-rated tour operator, offering a range of Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Scotland tour packages, as well as private customized tours

nmni.com – the National Museums Northern Ireland website

ticketnetwork.com – an online marketplace for tickets to concert, sport, and theater events around the country and the world

tiqets.com – one of the largest online ticketing platform for museums, shows, and attractions in the most popular tourist destinations

tourradar.com – one of the most trusted online marketplace for multi-day tours with everything travelers need to plan and book their next great escape in one place

viator.com  a Trip Advisor platform for booking all kinds of activities during travel

weather.com – weather information anywhere on the planet 

whc.unesco.org/gb – the official UNESCO website where you can find out 32 properties in the United Kingdom listed as Heritage Sites



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