The Bus Éireann services for the Castletownbere area from Cork city can be obtained from their web-site.

Buses – privately run mini bus

There is also a daily mini-bus service between Cork and Castletownbere. This is a direct express service taking 2 hrs.  It is operated by Harringtons (Tel. : (00353) (0)27 74003) except for Thursdays when the operator is O’Donoghues (Please check time when booking for Thursdays). Arriving and departing from Cork at Parnell Place adjacent to the Bus Station. The departure times are as follows.

Monday to Saturday – Cork to Castletownbere 18:00

Monday to Saturday – Castletownbere to Cork 8:00

Sunday – Cork to Castletownbere 19:30

Sunday – Castletownbere to Cork 17:30