Travel To Malin Head




Approximate distance & travel time to Malin Head  from:

Derry via Muff, Quigley’s Point & Carndonagh 50km-50mins

Letterkenny via Bridgend, Muff, Quigley’s Point & Carndonagh 80km-1h 15mins

Donegal Airport Via Gweedore, Kilmacrenan & Letterkenny 140km-2h 10mins

Belfast via M2, A6, Dungiven & Derry 170km-2h 30mins

Dublin Via M1,N2, A5 & Derry 280km-4h



 Wild Atlantic Way

The Wild Atlantic Way, 1600 miles (2600 km) in length, is one of the longest defined coastal route in the world. It winds its way all along the Irish west coast from the picturesque town of Kinsale, County Cork, in the south here to Malin Head Ireland’s most northerly point. More Information








Inishowen 100

While this may sound like a rally circuit you certainly will not be breaking any speed limits while enjoying this fabulous scenic drive. The route is approx 100mile long and skirts the entire coast of the Inishowen peninsula (hence the name). While the route officially starts in Bridgend it can be picked up anywhere along the route. It is a popular route for cyclists and fundraising events such as tractor runs and classic car rallys. More information




Causeway Coastal Route

If travelling from Belfast you can enjoy the scenery along the Causeway Coastal Route to  Derry or even take the Lough Foyle Ferry from Magilligan to Green Castle where you can join up with the Inishowen 100.  More information on the Causeway Coast




From Carndonagh with connections from Derry, Buncrana & Letterkenny

This public service bus, travels through some of the most picturesque areas of north Inishowen. It leaves from The Diamond bus stop in Carndonagh and can be hailed anywhere along the designated route. At only 4 euro return it is tremendous value and connects with many of the service busses to Derry, Buncrana & Letterkenny.

information on the Local Link Bus & Connections                                  


From Belfast City & International Airports

Airporter  service to Derry


Plan your Translink Journey on Goldline Service 212/273 to Derry- find Timetables

From Dublin City & Airport

Direct to Carndonagh with  John Mc Ginley Coaches


Plan your  Journey to Derry with Translink  and find TimeTables  X3/X4 to Derry

From elsewhere in Ireland to Letterkenny

With  Bus Eireann Expressway