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There are 4 ways to get from Cobh to Kinsale by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 226 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Cobh to Cork Kent Cobh/Midleton Service
  2. Take the line 226 bus from Kent Station, Outside Kent Station Cork to Kinsale, Town Car Park 226

$14 - $18

Cheapest option

Line 200 bus, line 226 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 200 bus from Cobh, Park Lane to Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay 200
  2. Take the line 226 bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Kinsale, Town Car Park 226

$12 - $16

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cobh to Kinsale 29.2 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Cobh to Kinsale 29.2 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Cobh to Kinsale is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cobh to Kinsale is to taxi which costs 55€ - 70€ and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cobh to Kinsale. However, there are services departing from Cobh, Park Lane and arriving at Kinsale, Town Car Park via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The distance between Cobh and Kinsale is 22 km. The road distance is 46.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cobh to Kinsale without a car is to train and line 226 bus which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 12€ - 16€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Cobh to Kinsale, including transfers.

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

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Cobh to Kinsale bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Kinsale, Town Car Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cobh to Kinsale is 47 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Cobh to Kinsale.

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There are 149+ hotels available in Kinsale. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 14 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Cobh, Ireland and Kinsale, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Cobh to Kinsale via Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay and Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Kent Station, Outside Kent Station Cork to Kinsale, Town Car Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Kinsale, Town Car Park
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Cobh to Kinsale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Cork Taxi
Phone
+353 1890 800 500
Website
corktaxi.ie
Satellite Taxis
Phone
+353 1890 202 020
Website
satellitetaxis.ie

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