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Bus Éireann have got in touch to let us know of their Late Night Bus Service over the Christmas Period.

The Christmas Late Night Bus Service will serve Midleton and Blarney,


  • Friday 6th & Saturday 7th December
  • Friday 13th & Saturday 14th December
  • Friday 20th & Saturday 21st December

Pick up only: St. Patricks Street


  • Departing: 01:00, 02:00 and 03:00hrs
  • To: Midleton and Blarney.

On the following routes:

  • Route 261: (Departing Outside Savoy) Dillons Cross – Mayfield – Glanmire – Glounthaune – Carrigtwohill – Midleton – Carrigtwohill – Midleton.
  • Route 215: (Departing Outside Easons) Blackpool – Churchfield – Farranree – Killeens – Blarney – Cloghroe.

Park & Ride – Black Ash, Kinsale Road

Additional opening hours Christmas 2019

  • Sundays – 17th November to Sunday 29th December from 11:00 to 20:30

Last Trip City to Black Ash 20:10

  • Open until 22:00 on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings until Saturday 28th December – Last Trip City to Black Ash 21:35
  • Late opening Monday 23rd December until 22:00- Last Trip City to Black Ash 21:35
  • Early close Christmas Eve at 18:30-Last Trip City to Black Ash 18:15 
  • Closed Christmas Day, St. Stephen’s Day and New Year’s Day
  • Normal opening hours resume Thursday 2nd January 2020

Temporary Park & Ride – County Hall

A temporary Park & Ride will operate every Saturday and Sunday until 22nd December 

  • Saturday: 23rd & 30th November, 7th 14th 21st December will operate from 09:30 to 20:30
  • Sunday 24th November, 1st 8th 15th will operate from 10:30 to 20:30 and Sun 22nd December from 10:30 to 18:30

Price for temporary Park & Ride County Hall

Family Pass – €5.00

Adult Return – €3.00

Child Return – €1.50

Leap Cards and Free Travel not accepted on the temporary Park & Ride