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

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, Kinsale 226

$14 - $19

3 alternative options

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, Kinsale 226

$15 - $22

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cobh to Kinsale 29.2 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Cobh to Kinsale 29.2 miles

$6 - $10

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
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
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Kinsale, Kinsale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Kent Station, Outside Kent Station Cork to Kinsale, Kinsale
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Cobh to Kinsale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Cork Taxi
Phone
+353 1890 800 500
Website
corktaxi.ie
Satellite Taxis
Phone
+353 1890 202 020
Website
satellitetaxis.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cobh to Kinsale?

The distance between Cobh and Kinsale is 22 km. The road distance is 47 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cobh to Kinsale?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Cobh to Kinsale?

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

Is there a direct bus between Cobh and Kinsale?

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

How long does it take to get from Cobh to Kinsale?

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