Cork Travel Information

Journey Planner

The National Journey Planner provides journey planning, timetable and travel information from all licenced public transport providers across Ireland. You can use the Journey Planner online or download the App.  The Journey Planner provides information on train, bus, tram, ferry and taxi services. Get integrated information on train, bus, and tram services throughout Ireland.

Cheaper rail and bus fares using Leap Card

Leap Card can be used on Cork City bus services (Bus Éireann) as well as Cork commuter rail services on the Cork-Cobh and Cork-Midleton lines. Leap fares are 30% cheaper than cash single fares on city bus services, so commuters can pay as little as €1.61. And if you travel by train you get a great deal with Leap Card fares as low as €1.70. Ballincollig, Carrigaline and Glanmire can now pay city fares. That’s only €1.89! Leap Cards can be topped up using ticket machines available at selected stations and at Payzone Leap agents around the city. You can find a full list of agents in your areas on

And if you’re not near an TFI Leap agent, you can download the Leap Top-up App Top-up App onto a NFC-enabled Android phone and top up directly from your phone.

Cheaper rail and bus fares for employees via tax saver

Employers simply Register online, receive log in details and start purchasing monthly or annual tickets for their employees. The cost is deducted directly from the employees Gross salary, and massive savings of between 29% and 52%  can be made off the regular price, depending on ticket type and your tax band.

Cork Bus and Train Route Map

Cork City Bus and Train Map

Cork Commuter Rail Map

Irish Rail Commuter Plan Cork


Coca-Cola Zero® Bikes 

Cork City Bike Stations Map

Zero Bikes are hugely successful in Cork City with increased numbers using the bikes each year. An annual  subscription of €10 is required to access the bikes and the first 30 minutes of each cycle is free. You are able to access the bikes once you have receive your zero bikes card in the post. Cork City is compact and many places can be reached within 30 minutes. There are plenty of bike stations throughout the city (see map above). Customers are encouraged to sign up and become regular users.  The scheme brings many advantages to the city and to users alike… reduced congestion, lower air pollution, active travel… Happy and Safe Cycling. Click here to Signup.

Cork City Centre Movement Strategy Details

Healthy Cities and Counties

Cork City Walking Stategy 2013-2018

Smarter Travel Ireland

BATTERIE Project reference video