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Directions To Bangor.

in N. Ireland
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Hi,

Could someone tell me the best route to Bangor from Ballygalley, I have heard that its a long journey so I am ready for this.

Thanks in advance.

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  • edited 30 June 2009 at 11:08PM
    bribrianbribrian Forumite
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    edited 30 June 2009 at 11:08PM
    Straight to Belfast, taking the M2. Then keep to the right onto the M3 & carry straight on to Bangor, signposted all the way..................;)
    Here in detail...... http://route.rac.co.uk/routeplanner.cgi?jsOption=true&lang=en_gb&qs_1=ballygalley&countryCode_1=GB&qs_2=Bangor&countryCode_2=GB&PlanSubmit.x=28&PlanSubmit.y=12&rtype=true&rpref=true&maptype=interactive

    Calculating route...

    1.
    Ballygalley to Bangor
    38.59 mile(s) (62.10km)
    From
    current: 100% of the journey
    To
    1.
    1 Depart on Cairncastle Road Cairncastle Road for 0.19 mile(s) (0.31km)
    Depart on Cairncastle Road
    2.
    2 Turn right onto Coast Road (A2) Coast Road( A2 ) for 1.47 mile(s) (2.37km)
    Turn right onto Coast Road (A2)
    3.
    3 Continue onto A2 A2 for 3.41 mile(s) (5.49km)
    Continue onto A2
    4.
    4 At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Circular Road (A8) Circular Road( A8 ) for 0.14 mile(s) (0.23km)
    At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Circular Road (A8)
    5.
    5 Turn right onto Harbour Highway (A8) Harbour Highway( A8 ) for 0.46 mile(s) (0.74km)
    Turn right onto Harbour Highway (A8)
    6.
    6 Continue onto A8 A8 for 0.65 mile(s) (1.05km)
    Continue onto A8
    7.
    7 At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Ballymena Road (A8) Ballymena Road( A8 ) for 0.11 mile(s) (0.18km)
    At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Ballymena Road (A8)
    8.
    8 Continue onto A8 A8 for 0.86 mile(s) (1.38km)
    Continue onto A8
    9.
    9 At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Ballymena Road (A8) Ballymena Road( A8 ) for 0.89 mile(s) (1.43km)
    At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Ballymena Road (A8)
    10.
    10 Bear left onto Belfast Road (A8) Belfast Road( A8 ) for 0.70 mile(s) (1.13km)
    Bear left onto Belfast Road (A8)
    11.
    11 Continue onto A8 A8 for 4.74 mile(s) (7.63km)
    Continue onto A8
    12.
    12 At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Larne Road (A8) Larne Road( A8 ) for 3.03 mile(s) (4.88km)
    At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Larne Road (A8)
    13.
    13 At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Larne Road (A8) Larne Road( A8 ) for 1.43 mile(s) (2.30km)
    At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Larne Road (A8)
    14.
    14 At the roundabout, take the fourth exit onto Larne Road (A8) Larne Road( A8 ) for 0.89 mile(s) (1.43km)
    At the roundabout, take the fourth exit onto Larne Road (A8)
    15.
    15 At the roundabout, take the third exit onto A8M Motorway (A8 (M)) A8M Motorway( A8 (M) ) for 0.49 mile(s) (0.79km)
    At the roundabout, take the third exit onto A8M Motorway (A8 (M))
    16.
    16 Continue onto A8 (M) A8 (M) for 0.51 mile(s) (0.82km)
    Continue onto A8 (M)
    17.
    17 At the roundabout, take the third exit onto M2 Sandyknowes Slip (A6) M2 Sandyknowes Slip( A6 ) for 0.47 mile(s) (0.76km)
    At the roundabout, take the third exit onto M2 Sandyknowes Slip (A6)
    18.
    18 Continue onto M2 Motorway (M2) M2 Motorway( M2 ) for 5.67 mile(s) (9.12km)
    Continue onto M2 Motorway (M2)
    19.
    19 Bear right onto M3 Cross Harbour (M3) M3 Cross Harbour( M3 ) for 1 mile(s) (1.61km)
    Bear right onto M3 Cross Harbour (M3)
    20.
    20 Continue onto A2 A2 for 11.41 mile(s) (18.36km)
    Continue onto A2
    21.
    21 Turn right onto Newtownards Road (A21) Newtownards Road( A21 ) for 0.07 mile(s) (0.11km)
    Turn right onto Newtownards Road (A21)
    22.
    22 Arrive at your destination Newtownards Road (A21)
    Arrive at your destination Newtownards Road (A21)


    Unless your talking about Bangor in Wales................:D
    What if the Hokey Pokey really is what it's all about !!!
  • edited 1 July 2009 at 11:46AM
    NARNAR Forumite
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    edited 1 July 2009 at 11:46AM
    Just a pity that you got the route in reverse of what was asked for bribrian!! :rotfl:
    And why has the detailed route included being hijacked onto the Newtownards Road? :rotfl:

    PLEASE READ POST #5
  • seatzieseatzie Forumite
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    what you on about NAR? OP asked for "best route to Bangor from Ballygalley"
    so it starts in Ballygalley

    and there is a Newtownards Rd in Bangor its how you get to Ards from Bangor so what are you on about? step 20 11.4 miles drives you from Sydenham into Bangor through Holywood........care to reconsider?
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  • NARNAR Forumite
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    seatzie wrote: »
    what you on about NAR? OP asked for "best route to Bangor from Ballygalley"
    so it starts in Ballygalley

    and there is a Newtownards Rd in Bangor its how you get to Ards from Bangor so what are you on about? step 20 11.4 miles drives you from Sydenham into Bangor through Holywood........care to reconsider?
    What the hell am I on about? Of course you are quite correct! :o
    Sincere apologies bribrian, just another senior moment for NAR!! :rotfl:
  • bribrianbribrian Forumite
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    NAR wrote: »
    Just a pity that you got the route in reverse of what was asked for bribrian!! :rotfl:
    And why has the detailed route included being hijacked onto the Newtownards Road? :rotfl:

    PLEASE READ POST #5

    Lol.......... you had me doubting myself for a minute there...........:D
    What if the Hokey Pokey really is what it's all about !!!
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