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Travel Information to Cork from London

distanceDistance357 miles (576 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$6 - $18
fastestFastest modeFlight • $11 (€10) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 357 miles (576 km) between London and Cork. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Ryanair among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Cork.

Travel Tips: Travel from London to Cork

Travel Tips: Travel to Cork easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Cork.

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Cork, Ireland is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Ireland if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Cork, Ireland due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Ireland must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 10/3/22; 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 between London and Cork.

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Ireland is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to London from Cork restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 10/4/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Cork closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to travel between London and Cork including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Cork from London is by taking a train, which costs on average $6 (€6).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cork:

Taking a train is about $11 (€11) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $18 (€17) for this route.

Taking a train is usually $4 (€4) less than taking a flight to Cork, which costs on average $11 (€10) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel from London to Cork is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

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

Cork is approximately 357 miles (576 km) away from London.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Cork:

  • Flights from London to Cork most often leave from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Cork Airport.
  • Trains mostly depart from London Victoria and arrive in Cork (Kent).

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Cork, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Ryanair can get you to Cork by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from London to Cork for $11 (€10) on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Cork with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flights with Ryanair or Aer Lingus.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Cork as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from London to Cork.

Looking to extend your trip from London to Cork? Many Omio customers who go from London to Cork usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Dublin, Belfast or Paris. If you're looking to explore Dublin, Belfast or Paris from Cork, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

Before traveling from London to Cork, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $18 (€17) one way.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $11 (€10) one way for this route.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $6 (€6) one way.

But we recommend booking London to Cork tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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