Whitehead, County Antrim

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Whitehead is a small seaside town on the east coast of County Antrim, Northern Ireland, lying almost midway between the towns of Carrickfergus and Larne.

Whitehead is located about 20 miles from Belfast and is nicknamed  ‘The Town With No Streets’ because no roads in the town have the description “street” included.

Travel To Whitehead

It is easily accessible by rail, bus and road, on the coast road between Carrickfergus and Larne.  The two main airports are  Belfast City Airport, named the George Best airport about 20 miles away, accessible by airport bus, train and road and Belfast International Airport, near Templepatrick, County Antrim, accessible by airport bus and road.