Our simple guide to getting around the cathedral Quarter.

BY FOOT

The Cathedral Quarter is a leisurely 10-minute walk from Belfast City Hall and a 20-minute walk from both Central (Lanyon) and Great Victoria Street Stations; follow signs for the University of Ulster or Belfast Cathedral

BY BIKE

Belfast operates a bicycle hire scheme, www.belfastbikes.co.uk with over 40 docking stations located across the city.

BY BUS

Translink Metro buses are very regular throughout the day. A single journey bus ticket starts at £1.40. Smartlink day tickets start at £2.50 off peak or £3.50 unlimited. All Metro buses drop off in the City Centre. Laganside bus centre is a 10-minute walk, while Great Victoria Street Bus Centre is a 20-minute walk. Cathedral Quarter is at stop #23 on the Belfast City Sightseeing tour route, on Donegal Street. Contact Translink on +44 (0) 28 9066 6630 or visit translink.co.uk for up-to-date timetable information and journey planner.

BY CAR

On-street car parking charges apply Monday to Saturday, from 8am to 6pm in certain areas of Belfast. On-street charged car parking is free on Sundays and after 6pm Monday – Saturday.

There is also secure parking available all across Belfast. You can find a list of those in and around the Cathedral Quarter below or download the full list here

  • Hi Park,
    High Street,
    BT1 2JZ
    Opening Hours:
    Monday – Saturday: 7:00am – 11:00pm, Sunday: 9:00am-11:00pm
  • Kent Street,
    46-48 Kent Street,
    BT10 2JA
    Opening Hours:
    Monday – Saturday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
  • Little Donegall Street Car Park,
    BT1 2JD
    Opening Hours:
    Monday – Saturday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
  • HandyPark,
    Winetavern Street,
    BT1 2JD
    Open 24 hours
  • HandyPark,
    Millfield Street,
    BT1 1JQ
    Opening Hours:
    Monday – Wednesday and Friday – Saturday: 8:00am – 6:00pm, Thursday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
  • St Anne’s Square Car Park,
    2 Edward Street,
    BT1 2LP
    Open 24 hours
  • Dunbar Street Car Park,
    Dunbar Street,
    BT2 1LH
    Open 24 hours
  • Exchange Street Car Park,
    Exchange Street,
    BT1 2LJ
    Open 24 hours
  • Winetavern Street Car Park,
    Winetavern Street,
    BT1 1RG
    Open 24 hours
  • CastleCourt Car Park,
    Accessible from King Street and North Street.
    Opening Hours:
    Monday – Wednesday, Friday: 7:30am – 8:00pm, Thursday: 7:30am – 10:00pm, Saturday: 7:30am – 7:00pm, Sunday 12 noon – 7:00pm

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