The new station will be the focal point of the Belfast Transport Hub project. It will include a number of significant improvements designed to enhance all transport options, including an integrated bus and rail concourse able to accommodate increased passenger growth.
Other enhancements to the station facility and surrounding area will include:
More coach/bus bays will be available in order to cope with the increase in passenger levels. This will also allow for greater flexibility in timetabling and for services to be distributed more broadly across the network.
The Belfast Transport Hub will see an increase in the number of platforms. Enhanced railway infrastructure includes:
Translink recognises the importance of accommodating cycling and walking as primary modes of active travel, especially within the inner city. The Belfast Transport Hub will integrate cycle provision as part of the scheme and enhance pedestrian access.
This will include:
The Belfast Transport Hub will provide dedicated pick-up and set-down points, allowing passengers structured, accessible and well-defined provision including: