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When thinking about the sustainable development of Northern Ireland transport it is vital to see it as a whole network. There's little point in cutting the travel times across the Irish Sea, if container lorries on their way to Belfast Port are delayed on the increasingly congested Belfast Westlink.

Rollover each label to view a map of Northern Ireland's gateways to the rest of the world and the links between town and country.

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Urban centres of employment and services. Information Ports, airports and land entry points into Northern Ireland. Information
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Main road, rail and telecomm - unication arteries. Information The countryside and its services Information
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