Goldline Bus 238 runs hourly from Belfast Europa bus station via Sprucefield retail park (south edge of Lisburn) to Hillsborough (20 min), and continues to Dromore, Banbridge and Newry, which has buses and trains from Dublin.
Ulsterbus 538 runs hourly from Belfast via Dunmurry, Lisburn and Sprucefield, taking just under an hour to Hillsborough, and continuing to Dromore, Banbridge and Newry.
Lisburn 4 miles north is the closest railway station, with frequent trains on the Bangor-Belfast-Lisburn-Portadown line. By road follow A1.
- 1 Hillsborough Castle, The Square, BT26 6AG, ☏ .
- 2 St Malachy's Parish Church, Main St. Free.
- 3 Hillsborough Fort, Main St. Free.
- 4 Hillsborough Forest Park, ☏ . Open all year. Free.
|Routes through Hillsborough|
|Belfast ← Lisburn ←||N S||→ Banbridge → Dublin|