For teams traveling from outside Northern Ireland or even locals wishing to save on car journeys, we provide a free minibus service to/from the event centre. Seats can be booked on a first come first served basis. 

A minibus leaves the Belfast Europa bus station, (front entrance) at approx. 20:30 on Friday evening to take people via Newcastle and anywhere near to the Event Centre. Camping will be available at the Event Centre. 

The bus returns to Belfast (Europa) on Sunday afternoon leaving the event centre at approximately 15.30. Any competitor wishing to avail of any part of this service should fill out the request form below.

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You will receive pick up time confirmation by email, one week before the event.

Parking is free at the Event Centre which is locked overnight. For the Score Class teams on Saturday, a shuttle bus will return them from their finish at the campsite to the Event Centre from 1530 onwards.  

Competitors use the car park at their your own risk. Neither the Mourne Mountain Marathon nor the event centre’s owners accept any liability for competitors vehicles. 

Free camping is available on the Friday night at the event centre. For other accommodation options, please click on the below links: 

Discover Northern Ireland 

Trip Advisor 

The Mourne Lodge 

Meelmore Lodge 

Hutt Hostel 

Book your place on the Mourne Mountain Marathon today!