Whitehead County Antrim Northern Ireland

Where in Whitehead is it?

You can find directions to get to Whitehead from the Travel Page. This page will help you find places within Whitehead.

Blackhead Car Park, Harbour Car Park, boatyard and slipway

From Belfast (this route takes you through the sometimes busy and crowded centre of Whitehead - use the next route for large vehicles by taking the NEXT turn on the right after Cable Road and following the Larne directions, below)

Travelling from Belfast, towards Larne on the A2, turn right into Cable Road, just after the Cable Garage. Take the third turn on the left into King’s Road. Continue straight down King’s Road to the end, which is a T junction with Chester Avenue. Turn left into Chester Avenue and take the next right into Old Castle Road. This road leads you straight down the hill to the two Blackhead car parks, with the boatyard and slipway.

From Larne

Travelling from Larne to Belfast on the A2, turn left into Slaughterford Road (at the Bentra Golf Course). Continue along this road, into the Islandmagee Road (no turn offs anywhere). Immediately after passing Whitehead Primary School, turn left into the Old Castle Road. This road leads you straight down the hill to the two Blackhead car parks, with the boatyard and slipway.

Blackhead / Harbour Car Park Whitehead from the top of Old Castle Road

Blackhead / Harbour Car Park, Whitehead, viewed from the top of Old Castle Road and showing the boatyard and slipway.