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Make smart moves with Translink to The 148th Open. Translink have special transport plans for convenient travel to Portrush

The 148th Open will be played at Royal Portrush from 14-21 July 2019, marking a historic return to Northern Ireland for golf’s original and most international championship after nearly 70 years.

Sports fans from around the world will visit the seaside town of Portrush to watch the world’s greatest golfers compete for the iconic Claret Jug and prestigious title of Champion Golfer of The Year.

With tens of thousands of additional visitors expected to the Causeway Coast, golf fans are encouraged to plan their travel in advance and leave extra time for journeys.



Get There with Translink
A wide range of convenient bus, coach and train services along with good value travel tickets will be available for spectators to reach all The Open action.

Scheduled Services - Regular train services operate to Portrush from Belfast and Derry-Londonderry and bus services from across Northern Ireland. During The 148th Open Translink will enhance these services with additional capacity, increased frequency and extended operating times. For details Plan Your Journey or download a bus or rail timetable.

Special Services - We also have additional coach and rail 'special' services operating directly between Belfast and Portrush for The 148th Open.

Travel Tickets

Scheduled Services - The most flexible ticketing option is an iLink travel card. Cards can be bought in advance (and activated on the day of travel). Check out our full range of tickets and travel cards online.

Special Services - Tickets for our 'Special' coach and rail services are available to purchase online now.



The Worlds Greatest Golfers
Visitors will be treated to amazing scenes at one of the best and most challenging links golf courses in the world with spectacular views that are certain to deliver a most memorable day out.
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