Last updated: 04/04/2020 16:30:51
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Traffic News

Last updated: 05/04/2020 09:11:01

This Office is now closed - Live traffic updates will resume Monday 6th April 2020 around 7am 

Roads Related Emergency News is updated 24/7 as necessary – and will appear on the TrafficwatchNI website and @Trafficwatchni on Twitter

Strangford Lough Ferry Service will operate today:

  • 9:30am to 2.45pm Sunday 5th April 

Check out the Strangford Lough Ferry Section above for details of a revised temporary timetable from Monday 6th April   

Last updated: 04/04/2020 14:38:03



A6 Eastbound Off-Slip at Bellshill Junction - Closed

Mon 23/03/2020 09:30am to 16:00pm (15:00pm Fri) for 5 days

Diversion Via A6 Eastbound, Creagh Roundabout, A6 Westbound, A6 Westbound Off-Slip at Bellshill Junction

Monday 2 December 2019 for 10 Months

NEW ROAD LAYOUT - A6 Mainline - Castledawson Roundabout to Brough Road – Phase 05 (Traffic switched onto EB (1 lane) + WB (1 lane))

NEW Bellshill Junction (on-slip’s will be temporarily set-up as ‘Give-Way’) – OPEN

 Mon 25 February for 12 Months Creagh Hill – Full Closure at Deerpark Junction - from 

Diversion via Deerpark Road, A6 Mainline, Hillhead Road

Temp Traffic Management for the A6D2D scheme W/C- 23 March 2020 

Weds – Fri   0930-1600 Daily (As required)

  • Two Way traffic control Baranailt Rd to Tamnaherin Rd

Mon 0600 -Fri 1800 Continuously

  • Lane Closure Teeavan Rd

Mon to Fri 07:00 to 18:00 Daily-

  • Feeny Rd Haul Crossing
  • A6 Mainline Haul Crossing (near Gulf Rd)
  • Ballyhanedin Rd Haul Crossing
  • Tirbracken Rd

Continuous –

  • Mavis Rd closure
  • Gulf Rd Closure
  • Altagarran Rd Closure
  • Gortilea Rd Closure
  • A6 Mainline Hard shoulder Closure, West bound and Eastbound, from Foreglen Rd to Gulf Rd
  • Killunaught Rd Closure
  • Derrychrier Rd Closure
  • Closure of climbing lane from Ballyhanedin Rd to Muldonagh-A6
  • Closure of Lane one of climbing lane from Ardmore Rd to the Foreglen Rd -A6
  • Closure of Lane two of climbing lane from Ardmore Rd to the Mavis Rd -A6
  • Closure of Ervey Rd from A6 Glenshane Rd to Birch Rd
Last updated: 04/04/2020 14:38:08


East Belfast - the third and final closure for resurfacing on a section of the A2 Sydenham Bypass between Dee Street and George Best Belfast City Airport has been postponed 

The work will take place on the countrybound lanes over three consecutive weekends :-

  • 27 to 30 March  - third and final closure POSTPONED 

To facilitate the works it will be necessary to implement a series of weekend road closures between 11.00pm each Friday night until 4.30am the following Monday morning.

The road will be open at all other times.

The weekend closures will impact on people heading to and from Belfast City Airport for departures and arrivals - these people are advised to allow extra time for their journey.   

Last updated: 04/04/2020 14:38:08

Co Down

  • Portaferry - Lough Shore Road near Marlield bend - Road Closed As a result of road subsidence

Co Tyrone

  • Dungannon- Benburb -  U1120 Derryoghill Road - Closed Flooding
  • Dungannon- U1105/U1106 Eglish Road - Closed Flooding


Last updated: 04/04/2020 14:38:07

Co Fermanagh  - the U9397 Coalhill Road just outside Lisnaskea has been closed due to a collapsed culvert which has created a large void in the road.

DFI Engineers will carry out a full assessment over the coming days. However, the road is likely to remain closed for some time. Please seek an alternative route.

The information on this website is provided by DfI (Department for Infrastructure). DfI is the sole roads authority responsible for all public roads, footways, bridges and street lights in Northern Ireland.