How to travel from Cork to Manchester

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Travel Information to Manchester from Cork

distanceDistance282 miles (455 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $350 (€313) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 282 miles (455 km) from Cork to Manchester. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cork to Manchester.

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FAQs

International travel from Cork, Ireland to Manchester, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Can I enter United Kingdom if coming from Ireland?

Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Ireland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Manchester if traveling from Cork?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom due to the pandemic?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 6/29/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Manchester from Cork.

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

Is my journey back to Cork from Manchester restricted?

Entry into Ireland is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Cork from Manchester?

Conditions of reentry into Ireland:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Cork, Ireland?

You should observe these safety measures in Ireland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information about your return travel to Ireland was last checked on 6/25/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cork from Manchester closer to your date of departure here.

You can travel between Cork and Manchester 4 different ways: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Manchester from Cork is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Manchester:

A ferry is $2 (€2) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Cork to Manchester costing on average $2 (€2).

A ferry is generally $350 (€313) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $350 (€313) from Cork to Manchester.

Taking a ferry is usually $3 (€3) less than taking a train to Manchester, which costs on average $3 (€3) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel from Cork to Manchester is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, taking a ferry requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

The distance is approximately 282 miles (455 km) from Cork to Manchester.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Cork to Manchester:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Cork, St. Patricks Quay and arrive in Manchester, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Cork Airport and arrive in Manchester Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Cork City and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cork to Manchester:

  • You can travel by plane from Cork to Manchester with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Cork to Manchester tickets for $350 (€313) on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Cork to Manchester don't make Manchester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Manchester are London, Liverpool or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Manchester to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Cork to Manchester, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $2 (€2) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $350 (€313) one way.
  • Ferry tickets are costing on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $3 (€3) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Cork to Manchester online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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