Bus from Dublin to Cork

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Facts about the Dublin Cork bus route

Cheapest Bus$19.97
Fastest Bus3h 45m
Earliest Bus6:00 AM
Latest Bus6:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes7 Ø
Distance137.1 miles
Bus CompaniesBus Éireann, Dublin Coach
Are you searching for a bus from Dublin to Cork?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Dublin Cork bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Bus Éireann. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Cork from Dublin over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Dublin and Cork so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Cork, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Dublin, as well as popular airport shuttles from Cork.

The cheapest bus routes from Dublin to Cork

Today
from $19.97
Tomorrow
from $19.97
12/06
from $19.97
12/07
from $19.97
12/08
from $19.97
12/09
from $19.97

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

  • Bus Éireann
    8:00 AM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    11:45 AM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$19.97
  • Bus Éireann
    10:00 AM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    1:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$19.97
  • Bus Éireann
    12:00 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    3:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$19.97
  • Bus Éireann
    2:00 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    5:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$19.97
  • Bus Éireann
    4:00 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    7:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$19.97
  • Bus Éireann
    6:00 PM
    Dublin Busáras
    Duration 3h 45m
    9:45 PM
    Cork - Parnell Place Bus Station
    from$19.97
  • Dublin Coach
    6:00 AM
    Dublin - Burgh Quay
    Duration 4h 15m
    10:15 AM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    6:20 AM
    Dublin - Red Cow LUAS
    Duration 3h 55m
    10:15 AM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    8:00 AM
    Dublin - Burgh Quay
    Duration 4h 15m
    12:15 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    8:20 AM
    Dublin - Red Cow LUAS
    Duration 3h 55m
    12:15 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    10:00 AM
    Dublin - Burgh Quay
    Duration 4h 15m
    2:15 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    10:20 AM
    Dublin - Red Cow LUAS
    Duration 3h 55m
    2:15 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    12:00 PM
    Dublin - Burgh Quay
    Duration 4h 15m
    4:15 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19
  • Dublin Coach
    12:20 PM
    Dublin - Red Cow LUAS
    Duration 3h 55m
    4:15 PM
    Cork - St Patrick's Quay
    from$24.19

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Bus Dublin Cork: Further Information

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We have already set that you’re departing from Dublin and arriving in Cork in the search bar. The travel date is automatically set for a few days in advance, since people typically book 3 to 7 days before traveling. If you’d like to travel on a specific date, just select the day in the calendar to update your search.
Are you planning on returning to Dublin? You can select the date for your return trip as well for the Cork Dublin bus route.
Do you want to book for more than one passenger? Then all you need to do is indicate how many people will be joining you before you start your search.
After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Dublin Cork bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Bus Éireann offers the cheapest tickets at $19.97, while the fastest connection takes 3h 45m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
Optimize your search results based on your travel needs. You can sort by by price, departure and arrival time and filter bus stops and companies for the most relevant results.
You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Dublin and arriving in Cork. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Dublin to Cork!

Bus stops in Dublin and Cork

Stations
Knockroe , Cork (Ireland)
Flats , Cork (Ireland)
Cork (Ireland)
Cork (Ireland)
Cork (Ireland)
Parnell Pl 8, Cork (Ireland)
Cork (Ireland)
R854 3-11, Cork (Ireland)

Bus Dublin to Cork: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Dublin to Cork cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $19.97 and takes 3h 45m to get to Cork. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Dublin to Cork bus route?

This route is connected by 1 bus company with ticket prices ranging from $19.97 to $24.19. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Cork.

How many daily bus routes are available from Dublin to Cork on average?

Each day, the bus route from Dublin to Cork is offered by about 7 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Dublin Cork bus route take?

Bus Éireann offers the quickest bus from Dublin to Cork, which can take 3h 45m. Tickets for this connection cost $19.97. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Dublin to Cork?

For the Dublin Cork bus route, our search engine currently compares 12 direct bus connections with the following companies: Bus Éireann

When does the first trip depart for the Dublin Cork bus route?

The earliest bus to Cork departs from Dublin at 6:00 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Dublin Cork bus route?

The latest bus trip from Dublin to Cork departs at 6:00 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Dublin Cork bus route?

When taking the Dublin Cork bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Bus Éireann. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from Dublin to Cork?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Dublin Cork bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Dublin to Cork?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Dublin to Cork on your preferred travel date.

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