Let's Go Safely Together with Translink

Translink is proud to be the Official Transport Partner of the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon and Half Marathon.

Along with your training for the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon and Half Marathon, let public transport be another healthy move you make this year!

As lockdown eases and more people are choosing to travel by bus, coach and train and leave the car behind: 

  • It's the cleaner, greener way to travel - help protect the environment by cutting vehicle emissions
  • Boost your health and well-being with a walk to your local bus stop or train station
  • Choose from a range of great value travel tickets
  • Climb on board clean, modern and comfortable services
  • Sit back and relax avoiding traffic congestion
  • Ditch expensive car-parking fees
  • Take advantage of free WiFi on coaches and trains
  • Enjoy fast, frequent and reliable services

Your safety is our top priority and we've a range of protective measures including:

  • "No change" policy to minimise cash handling. Any funds generated will be donated to charity with a 50:50 split between NHS Charities Together and Cancer Focus NI
  • More safety signage and screens on services and in-stations
  • Frontline staff have PPE to wear
  • New one-way systems may be in operation
  • Hand sanitiser dispensers are in place for public use
  • Some station seating has been removed to offer more space
  • Enhanced cleaning procedures across the network
  • More passenger announcements to remind everyone to keep apart

Please follow our safety advice to help prevent the spread of Covid-19:

  • Plan ahead by checking timetables 
  • Travel off-peak if you can 
  • Wash or sanitise your hands frequently
  • Use contactless or prepay tickets like mLink or smartcards
  • Maintain social distancing 
  • Wear a face covering 
  • Do not travel if you feel unwell or have a high temperature
  • Stand back to let passengers off services

For more details on Translink services and travel advice visit or follow @Translink_NI