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You’ll find the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum on the main Belfast to Bangor Road (A2), near Holywood. We’re about 7 miles, or 15 minutes, east of Belfast City Centre, and there’s easy access by road, rail and bus. George Best Belfast City Airport is also nearby. Link to Google Maps journey finder.

Ulster Folk and Transport Museum Map

By rail:

Get off at the Cultra Halt rail station. From there it’s a 2 minute walk to the Transport Galleries, or an uphill walk of about 15 minutes to the Folk Museum. Contact Translink on +44 (0) 28 9066 6630 for up-to-date rail timetable information.    

By bus:

Get off at the bus stop outside the Museum entrance, on the main Belfast to Bangor road. Then follow the path uphill to the Folk Museum for about a 5 minute walk, or downhill to the Transport Museum.  

Contact Translink on 028 9066 6630 for up-to-date bus timetable information. 


Whether you’re coming by car, minibus or coach, you’ll find lots of free parking.  There are car parks at the Transport Museum, the Folk Museum and at Cultra Manor. A number of parking areas are set aside exclusively for persons with access needs.
On event days we arrange additional car parking and transport.


Ulster Folk & Transport Museum
Cultra, Holywood
BT18 0EU

T: +44 (0) 28 9042 8428