Travel and Accommodation Options

The majority of our courses are located in Cork city centre, just 15 minutes from Cork International Airport.

Fly into Cork

For full details of all flight options into Cork International Airport, go to Cork Airport’s Flight Information. This gives you a list of services flying directly into Cork Airport. Skyscanner and ebookers are just some of the useful online engines designed to help you find the best route from multiple other locations. Please don’t hesitate to ask your Nations consultant if you are unsure of the best option.

Fly into Dublin

If there are no possible direct flights Cork International Airport, consider flying directly into Dublin. With many more direct and inexpensive options into Dublin, you can also take advantage for a visit to the capital’s many attractions.

Transport options from Dublin to Cork

Getting to Cork  from Dublin Airport is easy and inexpensive with frequent, direct bus services between Dublin Airport and Cork city centre every 30 minutes. A little over 3 hours and pick up directly at the door of the airport, the buses represent great value for money with free WiFi on board. Prices range from €20 one way, €27 return. Go to Gobus or Aircoach to learn more.

You can also convert your travel time into English training by availing of the Nations VIP Personalised Car Transfer Service. A member of our team will meet you from your flight and bring you by car from Dublin airport to your accommodation in Cork.

If overnighting in Dublin, you may wish to travel by rail from Heuston Station in Dublin centre to Cork Kent Station. Go to Irish Rail for further details of pricing and timetables.

Nations recommended accommodation partners

You will find a full up-to-date list of our accommodation partners in the downloads section of this website.

All our recommended Hotel and B&B partners are within easy reach of our courses and offer great value-for-money with double room for single occupancy rates, including breakfast and full use of facilities and Free Wi-Fi.

Nations Host family is an executive host family with only one guest per family and all meals outside of the course activities.

To find out more, contact us