Travel direct with GoBe between Cork and Dublin this Christmas

Take the hassle out of travel this festive season on GoBe coach services between Dublin and Cork. Whether it’s a direct connection to or from Dublin Airport, Christmas shopping, or a celebration with family and friends, GoBe gives you the chance to relax, sit back and enjoy being driven to your destination.

Our GoBé route operates a fully direct service 96 times a week between Cork city (Parnell Place), Dublin (Busáras) and Dublin Airport, with no stops. The service takes just 3 hours and 15 minutes from Cork city to Dublin Airport and 3 hours from Cork city to Dublin city. GoBe is a joint venture between Bus Éireann and GoBus. For our Christmas schedule, check out

The route provides a great option for customers catching flights from Dublin Airport, or for those with heading for some festive fun, or a shopping spree in the capital. With high comfort coaches equipped with free Wi-Fi, toilets and extra legroom, customers can arrive to their destination, relaxed and refreshed. With great value fares, GoBe easily beats the option of travelling by car with fuel, tolls, and parking costs.

Adult return fares online from Cork City to Dublin City cost just €22 return, and from Cork City to Dublin Airport just €28 return. Customers are advised to book online at for the best value. Alternatively, passengers can buy tickets on board the bus or at ticket vending machine located in Dublin Airport, at Busáras on Dublin’s Store Street or Parnell Place Bus Station, Cork.

Seán Forde, Expressway manager, Bus Éireann, said that GoBe is a great choice for those travelling home for Christmas, or venturing to seasonal sales or social gatherings.

“This direct service to the airport and city centre is perfect for travellers, shoppers and those who want to leave the car at home."

“GoBe takes just three hours from the heart of Cork centre to the centre of Dublin City via the motorway, and customers can sit back and avail of free WiFi on board our comfortable coaches. GoBe will also operate the majority of its scheduled services across the festive holiday period between St Stephen’s Day and New Year’s Day, so it is a great option for those travelling on this journey. We look forward to taking thousands of customers home from Dublin Airport to Cork over the next two weeks, and wish all our passengers a safe and happy Christmas.”

Thursday, 11th December, 2014