Ulster Hospital

Ulster Hospital

The Ulster Hospital is the major acute hospital for the Trust and delivers the full range of acute services for the population. This includes a type 1 Emergency Department which is open 24/7, a comprehensive range of diagnostic services, the full range of outpatient, inpatient and daycase medical and surgical services, cancer care, coronary care, obstetrics and paediatric services.

The regional Plastic and Maxillo-Facial services are mainly delivered from the Ulster site.

The Ulster has 90,000 Emergency Department attendances and over 4,000 births each year.

Whether you are coming to the Ulster Hospital as a patient or a visitor, the links on the right will give you all the information you need about our hospital.

The location of car park payment machines on the Ulster Hospital site are identified on this map by a red dot.


Welcome to the Ulster Hospital Booklet

Map of the Ulster Hospital Site

  • Getting to the Ulster Hospital

    By Car

    The Hospital is situated on the Upper Newtownards Rd. This makes the hospital easily accessible to both Belfast (via the Newtownards Rd, Knock Rd, Hawthorndon Way and the A55 off the Sydenham bypass) and Newtownards (via Kempe Stones Rd).

    The Hospital is also accessible from the south via the Comber Rd and the East Road Link. There is a rear entrance to the hospital accessible via Stoney Rd. If travelling by car please allow time to park and walk to the appropriate facility.

    To view a Street View map of The Ulster Hospital site, click here.

    By Bus

    The Ulster Hospital is served by the by a regular metro service. The 4A and 20A service runs regularly form Belfast City Centre to the front entrance of the Hospital. Ulsterbus Services running between Belfast and Newtownards also stop at the front entrance of the hospital.

    Translink also wish to note that County Down passengers are set to benefit from a new direct Ulsterbus coach service from Portaferry to Belfast.  For more details on this service please visitwww.translink.co.uk

    From 4 April 2016, a new Ulsterbus 659 service will operate between Cairnshill Park and Ride and Ulster Hospital, Dundonald, calling at Castle buildings, Stormont.  For further information on service 659 and other Translink services, passengers can access the journey planner by logging on to www.translink.co.uk or using the widget below, Tweet @Translink_NI or call Tel: (028) 9089 9455

Ulster Hospital

Upper Newtownards Road
BT16 1RH

Call us(028) 9048 4511