There are 4 ways to get from Cork to Portmagee by train, bus 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.

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Train, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cork Kent to Killarney Tralee Service
  2. Take the bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Cahersiveen, Cahersiveen 279A

$38 - $51

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station 40
  2. Take the bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Cahersiveen, Cahersiveen 279A

$30 - $37

2 alternative options

Bus via Tralee, Tralee Bus Station  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 40
  2. Take the bus from Tralee to Cahersiveen R37

$36 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Cork to Portmagee 103.1 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cork station to Portmagee. However, there are services departing from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station and arriving at Portmagee via Killarney, Killarney Bus Station and Cahersiveen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Cork and Portmagee is 130 km. The road distance is 165 km.

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The best way to get from Cork to Portmagee without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Cork to Portmagee, including transfers.

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Cork to Portmagee bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station.

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Cork to Portmagee bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Cahersiveen, Cahersiveen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cork to Portmagee is 165 km. It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to drive from Cork to Portmagee.

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There are 132+ hotels available in Portmagee. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cork to Portmagee.
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  • Distance: 81.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 59 min

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

You can take a bus from Cork to Portmagee via Killarney, Killarney Bus Station, Cahersiveen, Cahersiveen, and Cahersiveen in around 5 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Cahersiveen, Cahersiveen
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
local link
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Website
locallink.ie
Bus from Tralee to Cahersiveen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
locallink.ie

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