located just north of Belfast City, is the tourist gateway for visitors from Belfast heading for the Glens of Antrim and the Causeway Coast. Situated on the shores of Belfast Lough, motorway access to the nearby ferry ports and airports makes Newtownabbey an ideal choice for tourists. One of the main attractions of the town is that Newtownabbey is within easy travelling distance of many of the North's top attractions. Activities in the area are in abundance because of the natural landscape and the town's proximity to the sea. Holiday and business visitors enjoy the semi-rural location whilst being near to the buzz and nightlife of Belfast city centre and its attractions.
Getting To and Around Newtownabbey
For information on getting to and around Co. Antrim, see our Co. Antrim Transport Guide.