Translink announce special services for Tennent’s Vital

With over 60,000  people expected at Tennent's Vital,  Alannah and Stacey Murray announce Translink's special coach services for local music fans travelling the festival. Picture by Brian Morrison.
With over 60,000 people expected at Tennent's Vital, Alannah and Stacey Murray announce Translink's special coach services for local music fans travelling the festival. Picture by Brian Morrison.

Translink is providing special Banbridge coach services for local music fans travelling to Tennent’s Vital.

Calvin Harris (Saturday 29 August) and The Script (Sunday 30 August) will feature at Boucher Playing Fields in South Belfast, with over 60,000 music fans expected.

Translink and festival organisers MCD are encouraging people to use coach travel to South Belfast including special late night return services to bring people home safely.

Return tickets for the coach service from Banbridge are priced at £17 and are available to buy online until 11am on the day of each concert.

Tickets are not available to buy in person from Ulsterbus Stations or from the coach driver. Coaches will depart after the concerts from The Fruit Market at approximately 11pm.

“We would remind passengers that alcohol consumption and smoking are strictly not permitted on trains, coaches and buses. Anyone who appears to be intoxicated may be refused travel,” said Translink’s Ciarán Rogan.

For full details, see www.translink.co.uk/tennentsvital/ or call 028 90 66 66 30.