Getting here

Getting here

How to get to Hillsborough Castle by bus, train and car.

By bus

There are regular bus services from central Belfast to Hillsborough. Buses leave from Belfast Europa Bus Centre.

Take bus 238 to Newry, ready to alight 35 minutes into the journey at the stop ‘War Memorial, Hillsborough’. 

Alight the bus at the bus stop in the centre of Hillsborough town at the War Memorial. From here it is a short 5 minute walk uphill to Hillsborough Castle.

For alternative routes and timetables please visit the Translink website >

By train

The nearest stations to the castle are Lisburn and Moira train stations. Please plan your route in advance to ensure that you can get a bus or taxi from the station to Hillsborough.

By car

The postcode for Hillsborough Castle is BT26 6AG. 

Hillsborough Castle does not have its own car park at the moment however we are currently in the initial stages of creating one. There is a public car park in the village just off Main Street beside the Church. Parking charges are currently £1 for 5 hours. This is only a few minutes’ walk from the castle.

Downloadable Resources

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    Map to Hillsborough Castle
    (Adobe PDF, 379KB)

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