NW 200 - Translink

Life’s Better with Translink travel to the North West 200

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The Vauxhall International 2014 North West 200 is Ireland’s largest outdoor sporting event, attracting crowds in excess of 100,000 as well as the biggest names in the sport. The North West 200 circuit runs between the towns of Portrush, Portstewart and Coleraine. 

The race week festival will start on Saturday 10th May with a Mini Moto Racing event in Portrush and Giro d’Italia cycle race. Events will take place all week before the official races on Thursday 15 and Saturday 17 May.

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Translink offer great value travel deals to encourage more people to take the bus, coach and train to the race week festival and circuit races.


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Explore the North Coast

Admission to the Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre

The National Trust is offering Translink passengers a discounted Green Travel Admission ticket at the Causeway Visitor Centre. Just present a valid bus ticket to save £1.50 on the cost of the standard adult admission, £1.00 on a child admission and £3 on a family admission ticket.

For more details visit www.nationtrust.org.uk/giantscauseway

(Normal prices: Adult £8.50, Child £4.24, Family £21)

Bus Services along the North Coast

Causeway Rambler 402
The Causeway Rambler passes such landmarks as the Bushmills Distillery, the Giant’s Causeway, Dunseverick Castle, Whitepark Bay and the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge. Explore the magnificent stretch of coastline – confident that the Causeway Rambler service will always be available to pick you up and return you to your parked car.

Coleraine – Ballycastle 172/A/B/C
This bus service travels along the North Antrim Coast Road through Portstewart, Portrush, Bushmills and Ballintoy to Ballycastle. The 172 services will pass landmarks such as Giant’s Causeway, Dunseverick Castle, Whitepark Bay and the Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge.


Free Travel for Seniors
Don’t forget seniors with a Senior or 60+ Smartpass travel free on any Translink services within NI – you can also get free cross border travel with a Senior Smartpass (65+).


 iLink card
Travel with an iLink card...
Enjoy unlimited bus and train travel to and from the show from £13 (NW Zone) or £15.50 (Zone 4) for the day.
Young People
Travel with our yLink card with 1/3 off bus and rail travel.

It costs only £8 for up to 8 years.

Family & Friends
Unlimited bus and rail travel within NI -
2 adults and 4 children: £20.00 available every Saturday & Sunday.
Alternatively view Sunday tickets -

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