This article is about the Class III road numbered C265 maintained by DfI Roads. For other roads numbered C265, see C265.
The C265 is an urban road running primarily through the suburbs of east Belfast. The road starts on the A20 (Upper Newtownards Road) in the Ballyhackmore area of the city and initially follows Sandown Road before turning east onto Kings Road. Via Kings Road, the C265 crosses the A55 (Knock Road). Just before crossing the Knock River towards Tullycarnet, the road passes the C269 (Gilnahirk Road). Upon reaching the eastern edge of Belfast, the road reaches the western edge of Dundonald close to its junction with the C378. The road ends on the A22 in the south of the town.