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There are 5 ways to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 215 bus  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the train from Cobh to Cork Kent Cobh/Midleton Service
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Lwr Glanmire Rd to Blarney Village 215

$10 - $16

Cheapest option

Line 200 bus, line 215 bus  •  1h 59m

  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 Lwr Glanmire Rd to Blarney Village 215

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Line 223 bus, line 215 bus  •  2h

  1. Take the line 223 bus from County Cork, Haulbowline to South Mall 223
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Grand Parade to Blarney Village 215

$14 - $17

Taxi  •  35m

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

$45 - $55

Drive  •  35m

  1. Drive from Cobh to Blarney Castle 19 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Cobh to Blarney Castle is to taxi which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cobh to Blarney Castle. However, there are services departing from Cobh, Park Lane and arriving at Blarney Village via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station and Lwr Glanmire Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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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 1h 42m and costs 8€ - 14€.

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It takes approximately 1h 42m 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 Village station.

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

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There are 125+ hotels available in Blarney Castle. Prices start at $79 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: 1h 42m

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, Lwr Glanmire Rd, and Blarney Village in around 1h 59m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lwr Glanmire Rd to Blarney Village
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from County Cork, Haulbowline to South Mall
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Grand Parade to Blarney Village
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Bus Eireann
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Cobh, Park Lane to Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Transport for Ireland
Other operators
Taxi from Cobh to Blarney Castle
Ave. Duration
35m
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Satellite Taxis
Phone
+353 1890 202 020
Website
satellitetaxis.ie
Cork Taxi
Phone
+353 1890 800 500
Website
corktaxi.ie

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