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Belfast Waterfront – Conference Venue

Belfast Waterfront is conveniently located within a 5-minute walk of the city centre. The address is: 2 Lanyon Place, Belfast, BT1 3WH


Located in Lanyon Place, just off Oxford Street in the city centre.

If you are traveling on a major road into the city, follow signs for the city centre and Belfast Waterfront via East Bridge Street or Oxford Street.

Local car parking facilities
There are two 24-hour car parks located near Belfast Waterfront, offering more than 800 parking spaces.

The multi-storey Lanyon Place car park is located 100 metres from the venue.
The car park at the Belfast Hilton Hotel is also multi-storey and is next door to the building.

Car parking rates
The current hourly rate for the car parks in Lanyon Place and the Belfast Hilton Hotel is £2.50.

Delegates can benefit from a special evening rate of £7.50 (available in both car parks from 5.30pm – 12am). It’s best to pre-pay on arrival to avoid queues when you are leaving the car park.


Belfast is served by two airports and is within easy reach of national and international destinations.

The George Best Belfast City Airport is located three miles from Belfast Waterfront. A regular bus service runs to and from the city centre and the journey time by car is around five minutes.

Belfast International Airport is around 20 miles north of the city centre and the average journey time by car is around 45 minutes. There is a regular bus service to and from the city centre.


The nearest bus station is the Laganside Bus Centre, which is approx. two minutes’ walk from Belfast Waterfront.

There is a bus stop on Oxford Street, directly outside the building.

The main bus provider in Belfast is Translink, which runs both Ulsterbus and Citybus Metro services.

Visit Translink Website


Belfast is well served by ferries and we are located near the main port.

Stena Line and P&O Irish Sea Ferries operate daily services from the UK to Northern Ireland.


The nearest train station is Central Station, which is in East Bridge Street, around five minutes’ walk from the venue.

There is a regular train service to Dublin and the average journey time is approx. two hours.
For train timetables, visit Translink


Belfast Waterfront is located in Lanyon Place beside the River Lagan.

We are approximately. five minutes’ walk from the city centre – just follow the directions from Belfast City Hall towards Chichester Street. Cross at the traffic lights on Victoria Street, continue past the law courts and then cross at the traffic lights on Oxford Street – we are located next to the Belfast Hilton Hotel.


For discounted room rates from a range of hotels provided by Visit Belfast & discounted rates from the Hilton Hotel, please click on the links below and make a reservation.

 Europa Hotel
Great Victoria St., Belfast
028 9027 1066

Ten Square Hotel
10 Donegal Square South, Belfast
028 9024 1001

Fitzwilliam Hotel
Great Victoria Street, Belfast
028 9044 2080
Hilton Hotel Belfast
Lanyon Place, Belfast (Next to Venue)
028 9032 8126

Malmaison Belfast
34-38 Victoria Street, Belfast
028 9600 1405

Jurys Inn Hotel
Great Victoria Street, Belfast
028 9053 3500
The Merchant Hotel
16 Skipper Street, Belfast
028 9023 4888

Ibis Belfast City Centre
100 Castle Street, Belfast
028 9023 8888

Park Inn
4 Clarence Street West, Belfast
028 9067 7700