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There are 6 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Cork Airport (ORK) by plane or train

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Fly Washington Dulles to Cork  •  14h 15m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cork (ORK) IAD - ORK

€329 - €1009

Cheapest option

Fly Washington Dulles to Dublin, train  •  14h 53m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Dublin (DUB) IAD - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Cork Kent

€181 - €489

4 alternative options

Fly Reagan Washington to Shannon, train  •  14h 13m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Shannon (SNN) DCA - SNN
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent

€461 - €1211

Train to Baltimore, fly to Cork  •  15h 48m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Cork (ORK) BWI - ORK

€331 - €1059

Fly Washington Dulles to Kerry, train  •  18h 10m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Kerry (KIR) IAD - KIR
  2. Take the train from Killarney to Cork Kent

€323 - €843

Fly Washington Dulles to Shannon, train  •  16h 48m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Shannon (SNN) IAD - SNN
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent

€470 - €1254

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cork (ORK) flights

The flight time between Washington Dulles (IAD) and Cork (ORK) is around 14h 36m and covers a distance of around 5357 km. The fastest flight normally takes 11h. Services are operated by Air France, KLM, British Airways and others. Typically 99 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
14h 36m
Fastest flight journey time:
11h
Flight distance:
5357 km
Flights per week:
99
Cheapest price:
€327
Carbon emissions:
1086 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
13:16
Last flight departs at:
23:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cork (ORK) flight schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cork Airport (ORK) is 1850 24 1850.

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The cheapest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Cork Airport (ORK) is to fly and train which costs $220 - $600 and takes 14h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Cork Airport (ORK) is to fly and train which costs $550 - $1,500 and takes 14h 13m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Cork Airport (ORK) is 5337 km.

It takes approximately 14h 15m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Cork Airport (ORK), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Cork Airport. The quickest flight takes 11h and has one stopover.

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Cork Airport (ORK) is 5h ahead of Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 8:41 PM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 1:41 AM in Cork Airport (ORK).

British Airways, Lufthansa, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Cork Airport.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Cork Airport (ORK). Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 5336.7 km
  • Duration: 14h 15m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Cork Airport (ORK), Ireland?

Air France, KLM and seven other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Cork Airport (ORK) hourly.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€320 - €1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Dublin, Birmingham
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Dublin, Manchester
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€490 - €1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €1000
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via London Heathrow, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€340 - €1600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €800
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kerry via London Heathrow, Dublin
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€290 - €900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Kerry via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€550 - €1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€440 - €1400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€320 - €1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €1400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Boston
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€310 - €1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€440 - €1400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Boston
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€600 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €1400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Newark
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€430 - €1200
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Chicago O'Hare, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Newark
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€280 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€430 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Norfolk, Newark
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Richmond, Newark
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€440 - €1200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €1400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Columbus, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Hartford, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Myrtle Beach, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Norfolk, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Wilmington, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Greensboro/High Point, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
14h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Shannon via Columbia, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
14h 11m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€380 - €1400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1000
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Montreal, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€340 - €1000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Toronto
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€280 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€490 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Shannon via Norfolk, Newark
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€370 - €1100
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Montreal, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 13m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€170 - €600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€370 - €1100
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Montreal, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 13m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1300
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Montreal, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
11h 13m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€410 - €1100
Flights from Baltimore to Cork via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€600 - €1500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Cork via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€420 - €1100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €1900
Icelandair
Website
icelandair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Reykjavik Keflavik Nas
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€300 - €700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Dublin via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€220 - €800
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
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
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 Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€11 - €13
Flexible
€13 - €15
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
€29 - €55
Business Class Seat
€45 - €85
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
€18 - €27
Premium
€140 - €210
Flexi Coach Seat
€25 - €40
Business Seat
€23 - €35

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