Ballymena Transport and Travel Directions
A26 connects to Antrim in the south and further meets the motorway M2 to link the town to Belfast which is in the Southeast. To the east of Ballymena is Larne and the linking road is A36. Ballymena links to Coleraine in the Northwest via the A26.
Ulsterbus is the bus operator which provides services within and around Ballymena.
Larne Ferry Port is 21 miles to the east of Ballymena. P&O Ferries and Stena Line are the operators which offer daily crossings to Cairnyan, Troon and Fleetwood. Also, 27 miles down Southeast is Belfast. The ferry services operating to and from Belfast are Norfolkline and Stenaline which operate from the Port of Belfast.
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