There are 4 ways to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle by train, bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 215 bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cobh to Cork Kent Cobh/Midleton Service
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Lavitts Quay to Blarney Village 215

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Line 200 bus, line 215 bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Cobh, Park Lane to Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay 200
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Blarney 215

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cobh to Blarney Castle 19 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Cobh to Blarney Castle 19 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cobh to Blarney Castle. However, there are services departing from Cobh, Park Lane and arriving at Blarney via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Cobh and Blarney Castle is 21 km. The road distance is 30.4 km.

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The best way to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle without a car is to train and line 215 bus which takes 1 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle, including transfers.

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Cobh to Blarney Castle bus services, operated by Transport for Ireland, depart from Cobh, Park Lane station.

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Cobh to Blarney Castle bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Blarney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cobh to Blarney Castle is 30 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Cobh to Blarney Castle.

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There are 124+ hotels available in Blarney Castle. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Cobh, Ireland and Blarney Castle, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Cobh to Blarney Castle via Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay, Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station, and Blarney in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lavitts Quay to Blarney Village
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Blarney
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Cobh, Park Lane to Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Cobh to Blarney Castle
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Cork Taxi
Phone
+353 1890 800 500
Website
corktaxi.ie
Satellite Taxis
Phone
+353 1890 202 020
Website
satellitetaxis.ie

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