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Train Information to Cork from Manchester

distanceDistance282 miles (455 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Manchester to Cork cover the 282 miles (455 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Cork City.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Manchester, United Kingdom and Cork, Ireland allowed?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Cork, Ireland by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Ireland from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Ireland from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Cork, Ireland?

When traveling in Ireland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/25/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Manchester to Cork before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Cork, Ireland?

The restriction level for your return train to Manchester, United Kingdom from Cork is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Manchester from Cork restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Cork?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 9/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Cork closer to your date of departure here here.

How many miles is it from Manchester to Cork by train?
The train distance from Manchester to Cork is around 282 miles (455 km).
What station does the train from Manchester to Cork depart from? Which Cork train station do I come into from Manchester?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Cork City.

Where is the departure train station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival train station in Cork located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Cork City and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Cork.