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Cork to Limerick coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£14.97
Shortest Duration1h 20m
Trips per day10
Coach lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Cork to Limerick right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Cork to Limerick?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £14.97 was the low point for coach fares from Cork to Limerick. Coaches from Limerick to Cork are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £14.97 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 1 hour 25 minutes to cover the 54 miles (86 kilometers) from Cork to Limerick. However, the fastest coach only takes 1 hour 20 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short trip.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Friday is the busiest travel day for coaches as people head from Cork to Limerick for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Cork?

The first coach leaves at 08:00 and the last coach leaves at 19:00. To see the times for all coaches from Cork to Limerick, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 10 scheduled coaches that travel from Cork to Limerick every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 10 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

What coach companies travel from Cork to Limerick?

There is one coach company that operates from Cork to Limerick. Irish Citylink is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.
CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Irish Citylink101h 25m£14.97

Where does the coach leave from in Cork?

Cork, Cork has two coach stations with service to Limerick, Limerick:

  • St Patrick's Quay

Where does the coach arrive in Limerick?

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Limerick, Limerick:

  • 104 Henry St - Hibernian Insurance
  • Dooradoyle Bus Stop, Raheen

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