There are 5 ways to get from Cork to Tullamore 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Cork Kent to Portarlington Cork/Mallow Service

$51 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from St. Patricks Quay to Kilkenny, Ormond Road 600
  2. Take the bus from Kilkenny to Tullamore, Tullamore 73

$26 - $36

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cork Kent to Portlaoise Cork/Mallow Service
  2. Take the bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore High Street Post Office 830 / ...

$48 - $71

Bus via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station 51
  2. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Laois Shopping Centre X12

$29 - $45

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cork to Tullamore 125.1 miles

$27 - $40

What companies run services between Cork, Ireland and Tullamore, Leinster, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Cork to Tullamore 3 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cork to Tullamore via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station and Laois Shopping Centre in around 5 h 53 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Portarlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Portlaoise
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore High Street Post Office
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore, Tullamore
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Laois Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Kilkenny to Tullamore, Tullamore
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from St. Patricks Quay to Kilkenny, Ormond Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cork to Tullamore?

The distance between Cork and Tullamore is 167 km. The road distance is 200 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cork to Tullamore?

The cheapest way to get from Cork to Tullamore is to bus which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 5 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cork to Tullamore?

The quickest way to get from Cork to Tullamore is to drive which takes 2 h 4 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

Is there a direct train between Cork and Tullamore?

No, there is no direct train from Cork to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Cork Kent and arriving at Tullamore via Portarlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cork and Tullamore?

No, there is no direct bus from Cork to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station and arriving at Tullamore High Street Post Office via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station and Laois Shopping Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Cork to Tullamore?

It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to get from Cork to Tullamore, including transfers.