For teams traveling from outside Northern Ireland  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.

Translink operate several bus services from Belfast and other towns to/from Newcastle on Friday evening and Sunday afternoon. See their website for details.


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

    Parking at the Event Centre is free. The site is not secured and cars are parked at the owner’s risk.  For the Score Class teams on Saturday, a shuttle bus will return them from their finish at the campsite to the Event Centre from 15:30 onwards.

    The parking field is not secured and competitors use it at their own risk. Neither the Mourne Mountain Marathon nor the event centre’s owners accept any liability for competitors vehicles or their contents. 

    The 2022 Event Centre location will be Shimna Integrated College in Newcastle.

    There are a number of hostels and B&Bs in the Mourne area.

    Camping is available (for free)  at Shimna College on Friday night.

    Check out the wesbsites below for more information: 

    People travelling by air into Northern Ireland may like to avail of the MSR gas cannister collection service from Jackson Sports.

    They can supply MSR or Jetboil cannisters (same fitting)

    Click the links above or call them to order and they will bring your order along to Registration on the Saturday morning.

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    Book your place on the Mourne Mountain Marathon today!