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Recommended option

Bus Aircoach  •  8 h

  1. 707
  2. 218

$49 - $70

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. 218

$91 - $126

Bus via Busáras  •  8 h 23 min

  1. 707
  2. X1
  3. 218

$83 - $103

Train  •  8 h 42 min

  1. 3

$104 - $151

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. 318.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Cork to Derry  •  7 h 57 min

  1. ORK - LDY

$53 - $288

Fly Cork to Belfast City, train  •  9 h 14 min

  1. ORK - BHD

$121 - $330

Fly Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove), train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. ORK - BFS

$120 - $337

Bus to Kerry, fly to Dublin, bus, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. KIR - DUB

$87 - $158

What companies run services between Cork, Ireland and Coleraine, Northern Ireland?

You can take a bus from Cork to Coleraine via Dublin Airport, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, and Belfast Europa Bus Centre in around 8 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cork to Coleraine via Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly, Belfast Central, and Belfast Central station in around 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via Faro
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kerry to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via Paris CDG, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Kerry to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cork to Derry via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove) via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flights from Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Girona
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via Cardiff, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Cork to Belfast City via Cardiff, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$100 - $330
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Cork to Derry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Cork to Derry via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Cork to Derry via Cardiff, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Antrim to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Great Victoria Street to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from St. Patricks Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Gobe
Website
gobe.ie
Bus from Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
gobe.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Dublin Airport, Airport Bus Bays
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Busáras
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Farranfore, Kerry Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$14 - $21
Bus from Dublin Busaras Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$21 - $30

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cork and Coleraine is 379 km. The road distance is 510 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cork to Coleraine is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 8 h.

The quickest way to get from Cork to Coleraine is to drive which takes 5 h 13 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

No, there is no direct bus from Cork to Coleraine. However, there are services departing from St. Patricks Quay and arriving at Coleraine Bus Center via Dublin Airport and Belfast Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

It takes approximately 8 h to get from Cork to Coleraine, including transfers.