Bus Cork to Dublin and return

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Facts about the bus from Cork to Dublin

Cheapest Bus$11.79
Fastest Bus3h 0m
Earliest Bus3:00 PM
Latest Bus11:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance137.1 miles
Bus CompaniesAircoach, Bus Éireann

The cheapest bus routes from Cork to Dublin

Today
from $18.05
Tomorrow
from $18.05
08/11
from $18.05
08/12
from $18.05
08/13
from $18.05
08/14
from $18.05

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Aircoach
    11:00 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    Duration 3h 0m
    2:00 AM
    Dublin - Batchelors Walk
    from$11.79
  • Aircoach
    7:00 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    Duration 3h 0m
    10:00 PM
    Dublin - Batchelors Walk
    from$11.79
  • Aircoach
    6:00 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    Duration 3h 0m
    9:00 PM
    Dublin - Batchelors Walk
    from$11.79
  • Aircoach
    3:00 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    Duration 3h 0m
    6:00 PM
    Dublin - Batchelors Walk
    from$11.79
  • Bus Éireann
    6:00 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    Duration 3h 45m
    9:45 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    from$18.05

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cork to Dublin

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    3:40 PM
    Cork
    Duration 3h 20m
    7:00 PM
    Dublin
    from$11.79
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:30 AM
    Cork
    Duration 2h 10m
    12:40 PM
    Dublin
    from$18.86
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:30 AM
    Cork
    Duration 2h 20m
    12:50 PM
    Dublin
    from$18.86
  • BlaBlaCar
    5:00 PM
    Cork
    Duration 3h 10m
    8:10 PM
    Dublin
    from$23.58

The cheapest bus routes from Dublin to Cork

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Bus Éireann
    6:00 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    9:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$18.05
  • Bus Éireann
    2:00 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    5:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$18.05
  • Marino Autolinee
    10:45 PM
    Dublin
    Duration 7h 10m
    5:55 AM
    Cork
    from$41.26

The cheapest carpooling offers from Dublin to Cork

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    3:00 PM
    Dublin
    Duration 3h 10m
    6:10 PM
    Cork
    from$10.61
  • BlaBlaCar
    9:00 PM
    Dublin
    Duration 3h 10m
    12:10 AM
    Cork
    from$11.79

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

Although the route from Cork to Dublin or from Dublin to Cork is currently served by only 1 provider: Bus Éireann – the choice is still yours as trip duration and prices can sometimes differ considerably. Currently, bus ticket prices from Dublin to Cork begin at $18.05 – depending on demand. Also, take a look at how long the journey takes: The fastest bus will get you to your favorite destination in 3h 45m. Travel smart!
Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also eco-friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions. Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, companies have stepped up their game when it comes to amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary WiFi. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can instantly see, which operator offers which comfort features. For instance, power plugs can be found on board the buses of one operator: Bus Éireann. A generous baggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's companies. Your trip from Dublin to Cork can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Take a look at the exact location of the stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current offers for your Cork – Dublin bus.
You want to travel without spending too much money? Then you should definitely take the bus. Tickets for a trip from Cork to Dublin are generally inexpensive, especially so if you book in advance. To get even more bang for your buck, you should make sure to compare fares since they are not always the same. Sometimes, you can save some dollars on top simply by taking an earlier bus. What's also good to look at before booking a trip are travel times: opt for the fastest bus to reach your destination in no time at all.

Bus stops in Cork and Dublin

Stations
Dublin (Ireland)
Simmonscourt Rd 13-17, Dublin (Ireland)
Bachelors Walk 26-32, Dublin (Ireland)
Blackrock , Dublin (Ireland)
L3020 , Dublin (Ireland)
Rock Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Burton Hall Road , Dublin (Ireland)
Broadstone , Dublin (Ireland)
Cardiff Lane 246, Dublin (Ireland)
Dublin (Ireland)
Crampton Quay 1-4, Dublin (Ireland)
Marine Rd 2-8, Dublin (Ireland)
Dalkey , Dublin (Ireland)
Dawson St , Dublin (Ireland)
D'Olier St 25-26 , Dublin (Ireland)
Donnybrook Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Drumcondra Road Upper 58-70, Dublin (Ireland)
Frascati Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Stillorgan Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Gilford Ave , Dublin (Ireland)
Grafton St 113-114, Dublin (Ireland)
Morehampton Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Sean Moore Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Kildare St, 31-32 , Dublin (Ireland)
Ulverton Rd 3, Dublin (Ireland)
Leeson Street Lower 85, Dublin (Ireland)
Leeson Street Upper , Dublin (Ireland)
Leopardstown Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Dublin (Ireland)
Merrion Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Mespil Rd 79C, D04 F2V1 Dublin (Ireland)
Suffolk St 2, D02 KX03 Dublin (Ireland)
Longford Terrace 2-12, Dublin (Ireland)
Morehampton Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
South Hill Avenue , Dublin (Ireland)
Stillorgan Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Nassau Street , Dublin (Ireland)
Northumberland Rd 8-10, Dublin (Ireland)
O'Connell Street Upper 45, Dublin (Ireland)
Pearse S 45, Dublin (Ireland)
Pembroke Rd 85, Dublin (Ireland)
Merrion Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
St Stephen's Green 53, Dublin (Ireland)
Blackthorne Avenue , Dublin (Ireland)
Sidney Parade Ave 75, Dublin (Ireland)
Dublin Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Radisson Blu St. Helen's , Dublin (Ireland)
Glasthule Rd 62-76, Dublin (Ireland)
Merrion Rd , Dublin (Ireland)
Stillorgan Road 409, Dublin (Ireland)
Stillorgan Road , Dublin (Ireland)
Old Dublin Rd 1, Dublin (Ireland)
East Wall Road , Dublin (Ireland)
Stillorgan Rd 4, Dublin (Ireland)
College Street , Dublin (Ireland)
Harcourt Ln , Dublin (Ireland)
Amiens St , Dublin (Ireland)
St John's Rd W 8, D08 E2CV Dublin (Ireland)
Breakwater Rd S , Dublin (Ireland)

Compare Cork and Dublin

$6.55
$2.67
Cork
Dublin
A cab ride in Cork is 60% more expensive than in Dublin.
$2.53
$0.75
Cork
Dublin
A bus fare in Cork is 71% more expensive than in Dublin.
$5.72
$1.60
Cork
Dublin
A large beer in Cork is 73% more expensive than in Dublin.
$1.77
$0.37
Cork
Dublin
A bottle of water in Cork is 80% more expensive than in Dublin.
$9.00
$5.07
Cork
Dublin
A meal in Cork is 44% more expensive than in Dublin.

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