There are 8 ways to get from Cork to Coleraine by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Aircoach  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Patricks Quay to Dublin Airport 707
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  3. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center 218

$49 - $69

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Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cork Kent to Heuston
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
  3. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station 3

$104 - $151

Bus via Busáras  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Busáras 707
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre X2a / ...
  3. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center 218

$82 - $101

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Cork to Coleraine 318.5 miles

$65 - $100

Fly Cork to Derry  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Derry (LDY) ORK - LDY

$53 - $288

Fly Cork to Belfast City, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Belfast City (BHD) ORK - BHD
  2. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station

$121 - $330

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

  1. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Farranfore, Kerry Airport
  2. Fly from Kerry (KIR) to Dublin (DUB) KIR - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
  4. Take the train from Great Victoria Street to Coleraine station

$87 - $158

Fly Cork to Belfast (Aldergrove), train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Cork (ORK) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) ORK - BFS
  2. Take the train from Antrim to Coleraine station

$119 - $336

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cork to Coleraine is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 8 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cork to Coleraine is to drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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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 6 min.

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The distance between Cork and Coleraine is 379 km. The road distance is 509.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cork to Coleraine without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 6 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 6 min to get from Cork to Coleraine, including transfers.

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Cork to Coleraine bus services, operated by Aircoach, depart from St. Patricks Quay station.

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The best way to get from Cork to Coleraine is to bus which takes 8 h 6 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 8 h 39 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 250€ and takes 8 h.

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There is no direct flight from Cork Airport to Derry Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Cork to Coleraine bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Coleraine Bus Center station.

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Map of how to get from Cork to Coleraine.
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  • Distance: 236.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 6 min

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 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cork to Coleraine via Heuston, Heuston Luas Stop, Busáras Luas Stop, Connolly, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, and Belfast Central station in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
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 Derry via London Stansted, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Cork to Derry via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $460
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 10 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
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
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 Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
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
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
7 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Cork to Derry via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Heuston
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 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 Great Victoria Street to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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
$9 - $13
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 25 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 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 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
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $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 - $20
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$14 - $20

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