Getting to and from Cork City

Cork City Sunset

Cork is served by Cork International Airport, which has several flights a day to and from continental Europe and Britain, and seasonal flights to and from Boston/Providence. Cork Airport is located around 6.5 km away from University College Cork and 8 km from the city centre. Click here for a list of destinations and airlines. For guests not travelling by or unable to travel by direct flight, Cork is well connected with Dublin by train and bus, Shannon by bus, Belfast by train and bus, and by air with main international transit cities like Amsterdam and London.

For Train timetables and bookings, see the Iarnród Éireann/Irish Rail website here

For Bus timetables and bookings, see the Bus Éireann website here

Accommodation and Cork City

For further details of travel to and from Cork City and University College Cork, a number of accommodation choices, and important information on the university, please follow the links below to UCC’s Visitors and Conferencing websites. While UCC aims to keep this information as up-to-date as possible, it is advised, for accommodation bookings, that you contact the residence directly regarding exact prices and other specific details.

For UCC’s Visitors website, see here

For UCC’s Conferencing website, with a list of accommodation choices close to UCC, see here

(Please note that these accommodation options are offered as suggestions only, and that we are not in a position to comment on the level of service provided)

For information on Cork Tourism, including a list of things to do, accommodation choices and restaurants, see here

For the Lonely Planet guide to Cork City, see here

For the TripAdvisor guide to Cork City, see here

For Weather in Cork City, see here