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Airports in Cork

Cork Airport - Aerfort Chorcaí (ORK)


One of the three main airports in Ireland (along with Dublin and Shannon), Cork Airport is located four miles (6.5km) south of the city of Cork, in an area called Farmer's Cross. As Ireland's second busiest airport, Cork Airport processes millions of passengers each year.

The terminal is a new, state-of-the-art facility opened in 2006, with a selection of shops and restaurants that would be impressive even in a larger airport. Cork Airport's traffic is mainly via low-cost carriers like Ryanair and, and savvy travellers know that flights to Cork are often better bargains than similar itineraries to Dublin.


The airport is located at Farmers Cross, four miles (6.5km) south of Cork city.

Getting to the city

There are city buses that depart from the airport to the city centre as well as to Parnell Place Bus Station, the main bus station for Cork city. There are also taxis and rental cars available at the airport, and it takes about 20 minutes to reach the city centre.


GMT (GMT +1 between the last Sunday in March and the last Sunday in October).


Tel: +353 21 431 3131.

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Cork Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.

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