Getting to Parliament Buildings

If travelling by car, visitors are required to pass through a security facility at all entrances to the Estate. All visitors to Parliament Buildings are required to pass through a search facility. Find out more...

A picture of a map showing the location of Parliament Buildings in relation to Belfast City Centre
Location of Stormont Estate

Getting here by Car

Parliament Buildings is situated in Stormont Estate which is on the east side of Belfast, on the Upper Newtownards Road (A20). When travelling out of Belfast along the Upper Newtownards Road, the large entrance to the Estate can be seen on the left hand side of the road, approximately 5 miles from the city centre.

Our address is:

Northern Ireland Assembly
Parliament Buildings

GPS: +54°36'13.02", -5°49'50.40"

Getting here by Public Transport

There is a regular Metro bus service (20a and 23) to and from Stormont Estate. Check the Translink website for up-to-date timetables.

You are welcome to visit the Great Hall in Parliament Buildings between 9.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Friday. You can watch full meetings of the Assembly (plenary sessions) from the Public Gallery on Mondays from 12 noon and on Tuesdays from 10.30am.

A picture of a map showing the various bus drop-off point and car parking options around Parliament Buildings

 There is no charge for visiting Parliament Buildings. When you arrive you will be asked to go through a security facility. 

If you have any special access requirements please call us in advance on +44 (0) 28 9052 1586.

To find out more about the NI Assembly contact the Communications Office:

Tel: +44 (0) 28 9052 1137

Tour Buses

The 'hop on- hop off' bus tours which leave from the City Centre also drive through the Stormont Estate allowing guests to visit Parliament Buildings.

Special Requirements

Any Visitor who requires assistance should make themselves known at the external Search Facility where arrangements will be made to ensure that they gain access to the building.

Parliament Buildings has disabled parking in the Upper East Carparks by prior arrangement. Call (028) 90 521 900.

Wheelchair users can access the building at the front door and induction loops for people with hearing difficulties are installed in public areas.

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