Jazz fans going to next Bank Holiday weekend’s festival line-up in Cork, can avail of several Bus Éireann late night services from the city centre to major suburbs and beyond.
These late night buses will run from the City Centre to Carrigaline, Ballincollig, Blarney and Midleton - up until 3am - over the course of the October Bank Holiday weekend from Friday, 27th to Sunday, 29th October next.
Late night Bus Éireann services will operate from the city – at regular fare prices for single and return journeys – and depart at 1am, 2am and 3am. Customers can pay on board - or all pre-paid Leap Card and monthly tickets are also valid for journeys - along with free travel passes.
The Carrigaline service will depart from outside Brown Thomas on St Patrick’s Street and will serve Douglas East Village, and travel onwards via Maryborough Hill to Carrigaline.
The Ballincollig service will depart from outside Debenhams and serves Bishopstown Road, Curraheen Road, Melbourne Road to Ballincollig.
The Blarney service will depart from outside the Savoy cinema and will serve Blackpool, Churchfield, Farranree, Killeens and travel onward via Blarney to Cloghroe.
The Midleton service will depart from outside Easons and serves Dillons Cross, Mayfield, Glanmire, Glounthaune, Carrigtwohill to Midleton.
“Bus Éireann are always delighted to play our part in helping festival-goers experience the fun and excitement on offer over the Bank Holiday weekend. Customers can sit back, relax, enjoy the journey and forget about the hassle, stress and cost of car parking,” said Martin Walsh, Regional Operations Manager, South, Bus Éireann.
“Our late night services are very popular for groups travelling together, as well as good value for visitors, or others who may be staying with family or friends.”