BBC Northern Ireland Broadcasting House

Ormeau Avenue, Belfast, BT2 8HQ

Getting There

BBC Northern Ireland, Broadcasting House, Ormeau Avenue, Belfast BT2 8HQ

BBC Broadcasting House, Belfast is located at the corner of Ormeau Avenue and Bedford Street. It is a short distance from the rear of Belfast City Hall and can be accessed by walking directly along Bedford Street. The Ulster Hall sits at a mid-point between the City Hall and Broadcasting House.

The BBC's distinctive sign is visible from the end of the street and is a useful guide to the building's exact location. Public admittance to Broadcasting House is through the main entrance on Ormeau Avenue. All tours start promptly from the reception area where you will be greeted by a tour guide.

Please arrive 5 to 10 minutes before your tour's published start time to allow for the completion of registration and routine security checks.


All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Disabled Visitor Access

The tour is accessible to wheelchair users. Guide dogs are welcome. Please tell us in advance if anyone in your party has mobility or access requirements by calling our booking line.


There are no public car parking facilities within the Broadcasting House complex. On street parking is available around the building as well as pay and display car parks nearby.


There is no coach parking in the immediate vicinity.


The tour lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. The tour is highly interactive, with plenty of opportunities for questions and discussion. It involves visits to different parts of Broadcasting House – reflecting the diversity of the BBC's work for local and network audiences. Lift access is available for those requiring it.