Bus Éireann in Cork to provide Late Night Services for Christmas Period

Bus Éireann is to provide late night services on the weekends in the run-up to Christmas from Cork city to Carrigaline, Ballincollig and Midleton.

The services will operate from Cork city centre on Friday 14 December, Saturday 15 December, Friday 21 December and Saturday 22 December. Buses on each service will depart from St. Patrick's Street at 01.00; 02.00 and 03.00 hours.

The Carrigaline service will depart outside Brown Thomas and will serve Douglas East Village, Maryborough Hill and Carrigaline.

The Ballincollig service will depart outside Debenhams and will serve Bishopstown via Curraheen Road, Melbourne Road and Ballincollig.

The Midleton service will depart outside the Savoy and will serve Glounthane, Carrigtwohill and Midleton.

Single journey fares are €3 to Douglas Bishopstown, €5 to Ballincollig, Glounthane and Carrigtwohill or €8 to Midleton.

"Our Nightrider services over the festive season will give customers an opportunity to enjoy all the festivities and celebrations that Cork has to offer. Customers can shop, eat and enjoy all the partying without the worry and hassle of car parking, fuel costs or the expense involved in using other modes of transport," said Joe Fitzgerald, Regional Manager, South, Bus Éireann.

Nightrider tickets are not available online but can be purchased from your local bus driver. 

Monday, 10th December, 2012