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Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

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Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

We are in Dublin next month and want to take a day tour up to Giants Causeway. I see that there are tours that take the train, and tours that take the bus. Which one is more scenic?

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1. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

The rail tour from Dublin is only rail as far as Belfast and then travels by bus northwards to Giant's Causeway. The road and railway run more or less in parallel between Dublin and Belfast, so there is little to differentiate a bus tour from Dublin to Giant's Causeway in comparison with a bus/rail option. Personally, I think the train is more comfortable but it may be more expensive. Cost may therefore be the factor which decides matters for you in the end.

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2. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

I think you should stay overnight in Belfast and take a bus tour from there.

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3. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

We dont want to spend the night in Belfast, so we are just doing a day tour from Dublin.

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4. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

Gonna be a looooooooooooooooong day!

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5. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

I'd opt for rail, easy decision. It's by far the more scenic option. But yes, costs will vary. B

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6. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

Train only take you just over halfway.

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railtoursireland.com/train-tour/…

This railtour would suit. It is train and coach combined

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8. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

All I was asking was opionions on rail or bus SeanBee, not an opion of how long the day would be or where i should stay. Please stay to subject if you are going to post

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9. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

Sean Bee is entirely on message.

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10. Re: Day tour to Giants Causeway,, rail or bus????

Sean Bee is entirely on message.