Features at a Glance

Travel directions to Derry - and Derry car parking

The City Hotel is located on Queens Quay right in the heart of the city centre.


The Northern Ireland bus service runs regular buses through the north and south of Ireland. The bus terminal is only a 5 minute walk from the hotel.

By train

There is a train service from Belfast to Derry. From Dublin it is necessary to travel to Belfast and change there for a Derry train. Details of the train service are available on  www.nirailways.co.uk


By Road




There is free on site hotel car parking for hotel residents (limited to 40 spaces and allocated on a first come first served basis), with additional public car parking next to the City Hotel Derry.

By air

Airporter is the bus to the Belfast Airports . To view the timetables and book online click below.


Airport Information:

Derry Airport
The City of Derry Airport is 7 miles from the hotel; it is serviced by direct flights from: Dublin, London Stansted, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow International, Glasgow Prestwick, Alicante, Malaga, East Midlands & Liverpool
For further details visit  www.cityofderryairport.com

Belfast Airports
Belfast International Airport is 65 miles from the City Hotel.
For further information on air routes log onto www.belfastairport.com.

Belfast City airport is 75 miles from the City Hotel.
Log onto www.belfastcityairport.com for further details.

Dublin Airport
Dublin Airport is a three hour drive from Derry and is serviced by flights from all major international cities.
Further information is available on www.dublinairport.com

Taxi transfer from city of Derry Airport
There is a taxi rank at the airport and transfer to the hotel costs £14.


Car Hire

All of the major car rental companies have desks at the City Of Derry Airport and at Dublin and Belfast.

Check out the following sites:



Desmond Motors Ford Rental - 02871 812222


There is also an area within the hotel for bike storage should you wish to cycle to the hotel or bring your bicycles with you.


Getting married at the City Hotel Derry


Getting married in Derry
Wedding guide
Civil ceremonies


Family trips to Derry

Family rooms
Things to do
Family offers


Dine in Thompsons restaurant

Coppins Bar
Wine list