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Just 10 minutes from Belfast, the Courtyard Theatre offers ample FREE parking. The Courtyard Theatre is connected to Ballyearl Leisure Centre located on the Doagh Road, Newtownabbey, BT36 5RZ.

How To Get Here

By Car

Simply take the M2 out of Belfast towards Antrim, exiting at Sandyknowes roundabout, take the A8 towards Larne. Keep on the A8 straight on at the roundabout at Corr’s Corner and turn right at the second roundabout on to Doagh Road.  The Courtyard Theatre is on the left hand side.

By Bus

There is a bus stop adjacent to the entrance to Mossley Mill. The Metro Bus 1D runs from Upper Queen Street right to Mossley Rail Station opposite Mossley Mill. Details of times and services are available at  The Courtyard Theatre is a 10 minute walk from Mossley Rail Station

By Rail

There is a railway halt (Mossley West) opposite Mossley Mill with services from Belfast. A timetable can be found at

By Cycle, Foot or Public Transport

Download our map which has been developed to help you travel on foot, bike and public transport. Each grid on the map represents a 10 minute walk or four minute cycle, showing just how quickly it is to get around under your own steam. Newtownabbey has a growing network of walking and cycling routes enabling people easier and safer access including the Newtownabbey Way. It is part of the National Cycle Network Route 93 which is highlighted on the map and provides easy access to Theatre at The Mill.