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Cork Airport (ORK)

Full Airport Name

Cork Airport

Address

Kinsale Road, Burghal of Cork, Republic of Ireland

Airport Code

ORK

Country Code

353

Telephone

(021) 431 3131

Fax

None

E-mail

Via the airport's website

Website

www.corkairport.com

Number of Terminals

1

Time Zone

GMT (GMT + 1 from aftermost Sunday in March to aftermost Sunday in October)

Location

The airport is amid aloof 8km (5 miles) to the southwest of the centre of Cork

Airport News

The airport's fresh €100m terminal architecture opened in August 2006. It covers 28,300 sq m (304,619 sq ft) and has 30 check-in desks.

Driving Directions

Cork Airport is amid to the southeast of the Burghal of Cork on the south end of the N27 back advancing from the north, west or east of Cork and off the R600 back advancing from Kinsale.

Car Parking

The airport has both concise and abiding parking aural the airport grounds. There are over 4,600 spaces accessible in total. The multistorey concise parking barn can board 630 cars, and a covered aisle takes travellers anon from there to the admission of the terminal building. Also the abiding lots are aural walking ambit of the terminal. All car parks accomplish 24 hours.

Car Hire

The afterward car rental companies are represented in the arrivals concourse: Alamo and National, Avis, Budget, Hertz and Irish Car Rentals.

Public Transport

Road: Taxi: Cork Airport Auto (tel: 0872 812 581; website: www.corkairporttaxi.com) operates from the airport. There is a auto rank amid alfresco the capital terminal. Bus: Bus Eireann provides a approved bus account from Cork Airport to Cork's Parnell Abode bus base every 30-40 account throughout the anniversary (slightly beneath frequently during aboriginal morning and backward black hours and weekends). The adventure time is about 30 minutes. Shuttle: Skylink (tel: (021) 432 1020) has coaches abandonment the airport every 30 minutes, seven canicule a week, and abutting with over 30 burghal hotels, bedfellow houses and burghal centre locations.

Information and Help Desks

The airport advice board is amid on the lower akin in the arrivals hall.

Airport Facilities

Money and communications: The agency de change and coffer are amid on the lower akin abutting to the Hughes & Hughes Booksellers store, and there are two ATMs nearby. Eating and drinking: Outlets confined aliment accommodate Cork's Aliment Market, Lir Café and Subway. There are two bars, as able-bodied as a coffee boutique in the terminal building. Shopping: The Travel Value Abundance offers duty-free arcade with a abundant alternative of cosmetics, toiletries and aliment and alcohol products. Hughes & Hughes Booksellers are represented on both the high and lower levels of the terminal building, and a accessibility abundance sells newspapers, candy and aliment items abutting to the advice board on the lower akin of the arrivals hall. Luggage: For items absent or found, alarm (021) 432 9633. Other facilities: A affair point for acrimonious up accession cartage is amid adverse the airport advice board in the arrivals hall. People affair accession cartage charge esplanade in the concise multistorey car esplanade and go to the affair point. Due to the aggregate of cartage at Cork Airport, cartage are not acceptable to esplanade anon alfresco the terminal building.

Conference and Business Facilities

The Jack Lynch Executive Lounge (tel: (021) 432 8854) is amid adverse Gate 8 in the departures breadth afterwards security. Opening hours are from 0600 to 2100 every day.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers

Cork Airport's fresh terminal has abounding accessories and arrange in abode to ensure the best accessible admission for travellers with disabilities. Specially acclimatized accessories accommodate toilets, lifts, escalators, telephones, automat machines and signage. There are abounding lifts and escalators amid throughout the terminal building. Clear directional signage credibility the way to these. All lifts accept directional built-in voiceovers and Braille ascendancy buttons. Parking spaces aloof for disabled travellers are accessible in the multistorey parking garage.

Hotels

Great Southern Hotel Cork Airport (tel: (021) 494 7500) is amid anon adverse the capital terminal architecture aural the airport complex. Travelodge Cork Airport Hotel (tel: (021) 431 0722) is aloof 1.6km (1 mile) abroad from the airport, and Quality Hotel & Leisure Center (tel: (021) 452 9200) is amid 2.5km (1.5 miles) from the airport.

 

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