The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Dublin to Cork is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 buses that leave Dublin for Cork every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||135 miles (218 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$17 (€15)|
|Bus frequency||26 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 26 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||AirCoach or Infobus|
Buses from Dublin to Cork cover the 135 miles (218 km) long journey taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like AirCoach or Infobus. Normally, there are 26 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€15), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $17 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Dublin, Dublin Airport and arrive in Cork, MacCurtain Street (Hillbillys).
When departing from Dublin, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Dublin, Dublin Airport, Dublin, Port and Dublin, Bachelor's Walk. When arriving in Cork, you can end your trip in bus stations like Cork, MacCurtain Street (Hillbillys), Cork and Cork, Lower Glanmire Road / Summerhill North.
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Dublin, Dublin Airport, which is located around 9.1 miles (14.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the bus at Cork, MacCurtain Street (Hillbillys), located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre.
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