There are 3 ways to get from Cork to Fota Island by bus, taxi or foot
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What companies run services between Cork, Ireland and Fota Island, Ireland?
Bus Eireann operates a bus from Cork to Douglas every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 10 min.
Bus from South Mall to Douglas Street West
- Ave. Duration
- 10 min
- Every 15 minutes
- Estimated price
- $8 - $12
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Cork and Fota Island is 12 km.
The cheapest way to get from Cork to Fota Island is to line 206 bus which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 10 min.
The quickest way to get from Cork to Fota Island is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs 10€ - 13€.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from South Mall and arriving at Douglas Street West. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.
The line 206 bus from South Mall to Douglas Street West takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.