Bus Dublin to Cork: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Dublin to Cork?

When you're traveling from Dublin to Cork, you can expect to pay an average of approximately € 19.54. You might be able to find prices as low as € 10.97, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Dublin to Cork by bus

Best price € 10.97
Journey duration 3 h 22 min
Connections per day 51
First departure 15:25
Last departure 23:30
Distance 219 km
Departure Dublin
Arrival Cork
Carriers GoBus, Aircoach, GoBus.ie, Distribusion

Ticket price Dublin - Cork every day

 
Today
€ 1.40
€ 15
Tomorrow
€ 1.40
€ 15
In 2 days
€ 1.40
€ 15
In 3 days
€ 4.64
€ 15
In 4 days
€ 1.40
€ 15
In 5 days
€ 21.49
€ 15
In 6 days
€ 1.40
€ 15

Route Summary by Bus

Connections
39
Carriers
4
Minimum price
€ 10.97
Maximum price
€ 22.97

Dublin - Cork

Monthly
Cheapest

Best prices for the month

Cheapest tickets for

By Train

€ 1

Date
Thursday, October 27th 2022
Irish Rail-logo
Dublin Connolly - Cork (Kent)
12:20 - 15:37
Irish Rail
3h 17min
1 changes
CO2: 0.63kg
Cheapest
By Bus

€ 17

Date
Thursday, October 27th 2022
Aircoach-logo
Aston/Crampton Quay - St Patrick's Quay
13:00 - 16:00
Aircoach
3h
CO2: 7.7kg

How long does it take to get from Dublin to Cork by bus?

The journey between Dublin and Cork runs for about 219 km and usually takes approximately 3 h 22 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 h 30 min. If you are trying to get from Dublin to Cork as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Dublin to Cork?

The first journey of the day departs from Dublin at 18:00. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 23:30. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dublin and Cork. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many journeys from Dublin to Cork take place each day?

The route from Dublin to Cork is served by providers including GoBus, Aircoach, GoBus.ie and Distribusion. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 106 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Dublin 45 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Dublin to Cork, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 45 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.

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