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There are 3 ways to get from Cork to Ennis by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Ennis Bus Station 51

Cheapest option

Train, line 7 train  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the train from Cork Kent to Limerick Junction 1
  2. Take the line 7 train from Limerick to Ennis 7

32€ - 47€

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Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from Cork to Ennis 84.8 miles

16€ - 24€

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The cheapest way to get from Cork to Ennis is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Cork to Ennis is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1h 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station station and arriving at Ennis Bus Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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No, there is no direct train from Cork to Ennis. However, there are services departing from Cork Kent and arriving at Ennis via Limerick Junction and Limerick. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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The distance between Cork and Ennis is 111 km. The road distance is 135.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cork to Ennis without a car is to bus which takes 3h and costs .

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The bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Ennis Bus Station takes 3h including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Cork to Ennis bus services, operated by Bus �ireann, arrive at Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station.

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Cork to Ennis train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Cork Kent station.

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The best way to get from Cork to Ennis is to bus which takes 3h and costs . Alternatively, you can train and line 7 train, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Cork to Ennis.
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  • Distance: 69.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Cork, Ireland and Ennis, Ireland?

Bus �ireann operates a bus from Cork to Ennis every 2 hours, and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cork to Ennis via Limerick Junction and Limerick in around 3h 51m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Irish Rail
Train from Limerick to Ennis
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Irish Rail
Bus operators
Bus �ireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Ennis Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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Cork to Ennis bus services, operated by Bus �ireann, arrive at Ennis Bus Station.

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Cork to Ennis train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Ennis station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cork to Ennis is 136 km. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from Cork to Ennis.

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There are 135+ hotels available in Ennis. Prices start at 70€ per night.

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