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Limerick to Cork by bus

The journey from Limerick to Cork by bus is 53.47 mi and takes 4 hr 3 min. There are 190 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:25 AM and the last at 8:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Limerick to Cork by bus for as little as $12.37 or as much as $51.49. The best price for this journey is $12.37.

Lowest Price$12.37
Journey Duration4 hr 3 min
Connection per Day190
Lowest Price$12.37
Highest Price$51.49
First Departure7:25 AM
Last Departure8:50 PM
Distance53.47 mi
DepartureLimerick
ArrivalCork
CarriersIrish Citylink

Limerick to Cork Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday, May 19, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Limerick to Cork?

Prices will vary when you travel from Limerick to Cork. On average, though, you'll pay about $26.39 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as $12.37, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.
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When you're traveling from Limerick to Cork, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $26.39. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does it take to get from Limerick to Cork by bus?

The distance between Limerick to Cork is approximately 53.47 mi. In general, it will take you about 4 hr 3 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from Limerick to Cork faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Limerick and Cork will complete the journey in 1 hr 20 min.On average, it will take you about 4 hr 3 min to travel the 53.47 mi between Limerick and Cork.

What time are the first and last departures from Limerick to Cork?

The first daily departure from Limerick to Cork leaves at 7:25 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 8:50 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Limerick and Cork. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Limerick to Cork, which usually leaves at 7:25 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 8:50 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

How many times a day do journeys run from Limerick to Cork?

The route from Limerick to Cork is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Limerick 190 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Limerick to Cork, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 58 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 132 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Limerick to Cork. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Limerick to Cork
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Limerick to Cork.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Limerick to Cork, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Limerick to Cork.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $12.77 to $27.48 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 54% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Limerick to Cork

The cheapest Limerick - Cork bus tickets can be found for as low as $13.35 if you’re lucky, or $17.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $21.00.

Find the best day to travel to Cork by bus

When travelling to Cork by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Limerick to Cork CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
6.02kg
Bus
6.45kg
Flight
17.21kg
Car
13.77kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Limerick to Cork?
A bus ticket from Limerick to Cork is $26.39. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $12.37.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Limerick to Cork?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Limerick to Cork is $12.37. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Limerick and Cork by bus?
Limerick to Cork is 53.47 mi.
How long does the bus between Limerick and Cork take?
Limerick to Cork is on average 4 hr 3 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 20 min.
How many bus connections per day go from Limerick to Cork?
Limerick to Cork has 190 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Limerick to Cork leave?
The earliest bus from Limerick to Cork departs at 7:25 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Limerick to Cork depart?
The latest bus from Limerick to Cork departs at 8:50 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Limerick to Cork in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $12.37 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Limerick to Cork?
There are on average 58 direct connection(s) from Limerick to go to Cork.
What's the fastest journey time between Limerick to Cork by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Limerick and Cork is 1 hr 20 min.
Is there a direct bus from Limerick to Cork?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Limerick and Cork.
What are the CO2 emissions for Limerick to Cork by bus?
The bus journey from Limerick to Cork creates 6.45kg of CO2 emissions.