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Hillsborough (population 2400) is a village located in central County Down in Northern Ireland.

Hillsborough Castle

Get in[edit]

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.

Get around[edit]

Map of Hillsborough (Northern Ireland)


St Malachy's Parish Church
  • 4 Hillsborough Forest Park, +44 28 9064 7256. Open all year. Free.






Go next[edit]

Routes through Hillsborough
BelfastLisburn  N UK road A1.svg S  BanbridgeDublin

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