Wondering how to get to UCC Conference Centre? 

University College Cork

UCC is located in the western part of Cork city, 1 km from the city centre.

The main parts of UCC’s campus are along Western Road and College Road.

Getting to us from…

From City Centre (Grand Parade):

  • take Washington Street/Western Road towards the west (marked ‘Killarney/West Cork’)
  • pass the River Lee Hotel (on your left)
  • at the next traffic lights, turn left
  • drive up O’Donovan’s Road and turn right on to College Road. UCC’s visitor car park is immediately on your left (entrance from Perrott Avenue)
  • UCC’s main vehicle entrance is 200m on your right.

From Limerick (N20):

  • Follow the N20 into Cork until you cross the River Lee (Cork Opera House is in front of you)
  • Turn right onto the quays and pass two more bridges to your right (You’ll see the Gate Cinema on your left)
  • Take the first road to the left (Grattan Street)
  • At the third traffic lights turn right into Washington Street.

Looking for public transport to Jobs Expo Cork?

Get there by train

Train services by Iarnród Éireann (Irish Rail) to Cork stop at Kent Station.

Hourly intercity services to and from Dublin Heuston Station take between 2.5 and 3 hours. There are also frequent commuter services to/from Mallow, Midleton and Cobh.

City bus No 205 services operate between Kent Station and UCC.

For details, see www.irishrail.ie

Taxis from the train station to UCC cost about €10.

Get there by coach.

There are express coach services to Dublin and Dublin Airport (operated by Aircoach and GoBe) and to Limerick/Galway (operated by CityLink).

Get there by bus.

Cork Bus Station is located at Parnell Place in the city centre. The bus station is served by all Bus Eireann local and intercity services.

To get to UCC, use city buses No 205 (‘CIT/Rossa Avenue’) or No 208 (‘Bishopstown’) from the bus station or at nearby St Patrick Street (outside Debenhams). The bus stop code for UCC (College Road) is 241741. Bus Routes Serving UCC

Get there by car.

Car hire is available from Cork city centre and Cork Airport. You can book your car rental online prior to travel with Irish Car Rentals.