There are 3 ways to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork by bus, train 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

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd 64
  2. Take the bus from Gmit to St. Patricks Quay 251 / ...

$29 - $43

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 11 min

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

$106 - $152

Drive  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork 166.4 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Knock Airport (NOC), Ireland and Cork, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork via Dublin Rd and Gmit in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork via Ballyhaunis and Portarlington in around 5 h 11 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Ballyhaunis to Portarlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Portarlington to Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Gmit to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork?

The distance between Knock Airport (NOC) and Cork is 225 km. The road distance is 266 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork?

The cheapest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 54 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork?

The quickest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork is to drive which takes 3 h 3 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

Is there a direct bus between Knock Airport (NOC) and Cork?

No, there is no direct bus from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork. However, there are services departing from Lurga, Knock Airport and arriving at St. Patricks Quay via Gmit. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

How long does it take to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork?

It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Cork, including transfers.