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

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

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  2. Drive from Rosslare to Cork

$65 - $79

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  2. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay 600 / ...

$62 - $85

1 alternative option

Car ferry, bus, train  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  2. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  3. Take the train from Waterford to Limerick Junction
  4. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent

$94 - $113

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fishguard to Cork is to car ferry and drive which costs £50 - £65 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fishguard to Cork is to car ferry and drive which costs £50 - £65 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Fishguard and Cork is 150 miles.

The best way to get from Fishguard to Cork without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 8 h 8 min and costs £45 - £70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Fishguard to Cork, including transfers.

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There are 156+ hotels available in Cork. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fishguard to Cork.
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  • Distance: 149.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Fishguard, Wales and Cork, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Fishguard to Cork. However, you can take the car ferry to Rosslare then take the drive to Cork. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fishguard to Cork via Rosslare, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, Waterford, Waterford Bus Station, and Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford in around 8 h 8 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Waterford to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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