There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Cork by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Brussels to Cork  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Cork (ORK) BRU - ORK

$130 - $378

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  22 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station 707 / ...

$87 - $108

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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Cork  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Cork (ORK) AMS - ORK

$95 - $259

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Cork  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cork (ORK) CDG - ORK

$173 - $522

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Cork  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Cork (ORK) EIN - ORK

$125 - $1,758

Fly Brussels to Dublin, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Dublin (DUB) BRU - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Cork Kent

$90 - $282

Train, bus, car ferry  •  28 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Quimper Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Quimper - Gare Routière SNCF to Roscoff - Ferry 60
  4. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port

$275 - $332

Drive, carferry  •  16 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Fishguard
  4. Take the carferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  5. Drive from Rosslare to Cork

$187 - $263

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Cork station. However, there are services departing from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord and arriving at Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station via London Victoria and Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 50 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Cork is 896 km.

The best way to get from Brussels to Cork without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 22 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Brussels to Cork, including transfers.

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Brussels to Cork bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord station.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Cork Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Brussels to Cork bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station.

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Cork is 1 h behind Brussels. It is currently 5:20 AM in Brussels and 4:20 AM in Cork.

Ethiopian Airlines, Iberia, Brussels Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Cork Airport.

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There are 161+ hotels available in Cork. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Cork.
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  • Distance: 560.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Cork, Ireland?

Iberia, Brussels Airlines and 13 other airlines fly from Brussels to Cork hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $3,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Brussels to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $3,000
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Malaga
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $3,000
Flights from Amsterdam to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Faro
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Eindhoven to Cork via Dublin, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $9,500
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Europe to Quimper
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $320
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Viaoo 29
Website
viaoo29.fr
Bus from Quimper - Gare Routière SNCF to Roscoff - Ferry
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $11
Schedules at
viaoo29.fr
Ferry operators

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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