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There are 7 ways to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork by plane, train, towncar, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly to Cork  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Cork (ORK) OPO - ORK

€35 - €174

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Fly to Dublin, train  •  6h 30m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Dublin (DUB) OPO - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Cork Kent

€44 - €125

Fly to Kerry, train  •  12h 17m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Kerry (KIR) OPO - KIR
  2. Take the train from Killarney to Mallow

€59 - €230

Fly to Shannon, train  •  9h 55m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Shannon (SNN) OPO - SNN
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent

€65 - €254

Towncar, bus, bus and ferry  •  4 days 13h

  1. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Lugo
  2. Take the bus from Lugo to Deva
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Deva to Dublin
  4. Take the bus from Dublin to St. Patricks Quay

€544 - €645

Towncar, bus, bus and ferry, train  •  4 days 15h

  1. Take a town car from Porto Airport to Vigo
  2. Take the bus from Vigo to Deva
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Deva to Dublin
  4. Take the train from Heuston to Cork Kent

€406 - €475

Drive, car ferry  •  31h 13m

  1. Drive from Porto Airport (OPO) to Roscoff
  2. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port

Porto (OPO) to Cork (ORK) flights

The flight time between Porto (OPO) and Cork (ORK) is around 8h 1m and covers a distance of around 1180 km. The fastest flight normally takes 4h 40m. Services are operated by Ryanair, KLM, British Airways and others. Typically 18 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
8h 1m
Fastest flight journey time:
4h 40m
Flight distance:
1180 km
Flights per week:
18
Cheapest price:
€29
Carbon emissions:
239 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
03:05
Last flight departs at:
11:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto (OPO) to Cork (ORK) flight schedules

Portugal → Ireland
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International entry into Ireland from Portugal

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Ireland from Portugal

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Portugal
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, Seychelles, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Uruguay and Zimbabwe
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area
  • 14 day mandatory monitored quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 10 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Pakistan, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, Seychelles, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Uruguay and Zimbabwe
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Ireland

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Considerations leaving from Portugal

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Ireland from Portugal.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cork is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cork is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cork is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Portugal from Ireland.

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Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork is to fly and train which costs €40 - €130 and takes 6h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork is to fly which costs €35 - €180 and takes 5h 17m.

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The distance between Porto Airport (OPO) and Cork is 1186 km.

The best way to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork without a car is to towncar and bus and bus and ferry which takes 4 days 13h and costs €500 - €650.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Porto Airport to Cork Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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British Airways, easyJet, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Cork Airport.

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Map of how to get from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork.
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  • Distance: 1185.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 17m

What companies run services between Porto Airport (OPO), Portugal and Cork, Ireland?

Ryanair, KLM and five other airlines fly from Porto Airport (OPO) to Cork 3 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Cork via Alicante
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Flights from Porto to Cork via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €170
Flights from Porto to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Porto to Dublin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€17 - €100
Flights from Porto to Kerry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €200
Flights from Porto to Kerry via Faro
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €210
Flights from Porto to Kerry via Lisbon, Dublin
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €490
Flights from Porto to Kerry via Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from Porto to Shannon via Faro
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
Flights from Porto to Shannon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €190
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Porto to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Flights from Porto to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€150 - €650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €700
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Porto to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Flights from Porto to Cork via Faro
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Dublin via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €400
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €30
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€20 - €24
Flexible
€26 - €30
Train from Killarney to Mallow
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€9 - €11
Flexible
€10 - €12
Train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€11 - €13
Flexible
€12 - €15
Bus operators
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Lugo to Deva
Ave. Duration
2 days 5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€120
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Bus from Vigo to Deva
Ave. Duration
2 days 10h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€120
Schedules at
atlassib.es
Matei Unitrans
Website
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Deva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
44h 34m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€120 - €150
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€17
Website
Aircoach
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
+353 21 427 7801
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.ie
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Brittany Ferries
Other operators
VMTransfers
Phone
(+351) 220971653
Email
info@vmtransfers.com
Website
vmtransfers.com
Towncar from Porto Airport to Lugo
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€280 - €360
More information at
VMTransfers
Towncar from Porto Airport to Vigo
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€140 - €170
More information at
VMTransfers

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