Transport Service

What is the Transport Service?

NIACRO provides affordable and accessible transport to all three prisons in Northern Ireland to support family contact during a period of imprisonment. This service is supported by the Northern Ireland Prison Service.

What does the Transport Service offer?

We provide the following bus journeys to help people visit their relatives or friends in prisons:






Belfast – Magilligan



Belfast – Magilligan

Derry – Maghaberry


Derry – Hydebank Wood – Maghaberry

The bus leaves in the morning and makes a return journey at lunchtime. There are a number of pick-up points along the way.

How can I access this service?

Places on the bus should be booked in advance by calling the Freephone NIACRO transport number below.

For more information, to find a pick-up point near you or to book your place on the bus, please call the NIACRO Transport Service on Freephone 0800 169 2207 on Monday or Thursday between 10am – 1pm.

We ask that passengers make a contribution of £7 for adults and £3.50 for children aged over 5.

For more information, download the Transport Service leaflet or contact us.