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Cork Airport Taxis and Transfers

Premium Transfer Services from Cork Airport


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

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We’ve introduced a metric indicating how safe travellers feel when using our services during the COVID-19 pandemic. After every ride, we ask each traveller to leave a review.

  • 20 minute gap between transfers

    Following each ride, our drivers have at least 20 minutes to thoroughly clean the surfaces of the car and ventilate the cabin.

  • Regular Car Sanitisation

    Our drivers thoroughly sanitise and disinfect cars according to Welcome Safety Protocol

  • Contactless ride

    When you book, you can request to have zero contact with the driver during the transfer with just one click. In this case, the driver won’t help you with your luggage or shake hands.

  • Sanitiser in every car

    We provide hand sanitisers and hand wipes for all our travellers. Our drivers have their own sanitiser, which they use before and after every ride

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Reliable and Friendly Cork Airport Transfers

The best way to start your holiday in the beautiful city of Cork is to be greeted at the airport by a professional driver and escorted into a comfortable, clean, and air-conditioned private vehicle, as you make your way to your destination. Booking a reliable and friendly taxi from Cork airport will guarantee your holiday gets off to a great start with a relaxed and easy transfer to your hotel.

When you land at Cork Airport (ORK), your Welcome Pickups driver will be waiting for you at the arrivals hall, holding a sign with your name on it so that you can’t miss them. Your driver will escort you to your pre-selected private car while helping you with any heavy luggage. In the event that your flight gets delayed, there is no need to worry as all of our Cork airport drivers receive live updates on arrival times for their airport transfers. So all you have to do is sit back and enjoy your flight and your driver will be there to greet you as soon as you land, at no extra cost.

Once your Cork airport transfer is underway, lean back in the comfy seats and enjoy the scenic drive into Cork as your driver shares some of the city’s hidden gems with you!


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

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(05:00 - 24:00)
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(00:00 - 05:00)

Our Welcome Cork Fleet

Our extensive fleet of Cork airport taxis ensures that you’ll find the right vehicle for your travel needs. For a standard group of 4 or fewer, one of our modern sedans is a perfect choice. For larger groups of up to 8 people, we recommend choosing one of our spacious minivans so that you can all travel together comfortably.

What our customers say about Welcome

"Anabelia, our tour guide was wonderful. She guided us through history and food and made great suggestions and enabled us to understand Greek culture and the food. I would highly recommend this tour.”

Directions for your taxi from Cork Airport to the city

Cork Airport (ORK) is Ireland’s second largest international airport after Dublin. Located just 6.5 km south of the city, a private car or Cork airport taxi to the city centre takes about 15 minutes in normal traffic conditions, making it the quickest way to get to your destination.

To begin your transfer, your driver will take Avenue 2000 to leave the airport and head north to N27 by taking the 2nd exit at the roundabout. Follow N27, taking the 2nd exit onto S Link Rd/N27 at Kinsale Rd Roundabout, for 5.9 km to Old Station Road in Cork. Turn left onto Old Station Road and continue onto Copley St for 240 m before making a left onto Union Quay and, shortly after, turn right onto Buckingham Pl/George’s Quay/R610. After 240 m, you will turn right onto Parliament St/R610 and cross over River Lee and turn left onto S Mall/R848. Continue onto Grand Parade/N22 which will take you into the city centre.

Why a Cork Airport taxi is for you

At Welcome Pickups, our mission is to make your Cork airport transfer as easy and comfortable as possible. For this reason, we offer guaranteed on-time pickups, 24/7 customer service, exciting travel extras, and personalised transfers at competitive prices. Treat yourself to a stress-free taxi from Cork airport and enjoy every moment of your time in this beautiful city.

How much is a Cork Airport taxi?

There are no set rates for airport taxis in Cork, so the cost of your ride into the city is calculated by a taximeter based on the distance and duration of the trip and the time of day. The average price for a taxi from Cork airport to the city centre is approximately €20, but you can secure a set rate for the journey by booking your transfer in advance.

Frequently asked questions

Do Cork airport taxis offer fixed rates to different destinations?

Local taxis in Cork do not offer set rates for specific destinations. For your transfer, you will be charged depending on the distance and duration of your trip, as well as the time of day. To secure a guaranteed set fee, we recommend you book your Cork Airport taxi in advance.

How will I find my Welcome driver?

The day before your flight, you will receive an email from us containing all the information you need for your transfer, including your driver’s name and phone number, and a recent photo. When you arrive at Cork Airport, your driver will be waiting for you at the arrivals gate, holding a sign with your name on it so that you can’t miss them.

What happens if my flight is delayed?

Should your flight get delayed, there is no need to worry! Flight plans can change, and because we know this, all of our Cork airport taxi drivers receive live updates on their transfer’s arrival time. So relax and rest assured that your driver will be waiting for you, no matter what time your flight gets in, and at no extra cost.

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