There are 4 ways to get from Pembroke Dock to Cork by train, car ferry, car, bus or bus and ferry

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, car ferry, drive  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Pembroke Dock to Whitland
  2. Take the train from Whitland to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Drive from Rosslare to Ringaskiddy

$96 - $132

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 31 min

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

$72 - $88

2 alternative options

Train, car ferry, bus  •  12 h 9 min

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

$85 - $113

Bus, bus and ferry  •  19 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pembroke Dock to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station 707

$80 - $101

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pembroke Dock to Cork is to car ferry and drive which costs £55 - £70 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pembroke Dock to Cork is to car ferry and drive which costs £55 - £70 and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The distance between Pembroke Dock and Cork is 152 miles.

It takes approximately 10 h 58 min to get from Pembroke Dock to Cork, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pembroke Dock to Cork station. However, there are services departing from Pembroke Dock and arriving at Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station via Birmingham and Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Pembroke Dock, Wales and Cork, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Pembroke Dock to Cork. However, you can take the train to Whitland, take the train to Fishguard Harbour, take the walk to Fishguard, take the car ferry to Rosslare, take the drive to Ringaskiddy, then take the line 223 bus to Douglas Road. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pembroke Dock to Cork via Whitland, Fishguard Harbour, Fishguard, Rosslare, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, Waterford, Waterford Bus Station, and Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford in around 12 h 9 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Pembroke Dock to Whitland
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
Train from Whitland to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Pembroke Dock to Whitland
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $27
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 Busáras to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Pembroke Dock to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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