Cork City Hop-on Hop-off


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Cork City

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  • Buy your ticket on board (cash/card accepted) or in advance online (recommended).
  • The Recorded Tour commentary is in English and is informative and a fun way to discover the city’s history architecture & culture.
  • Take some fantastic Instagramable pictures from way up high on our upper deck.
  • Great family activity with the excitement of an open top bus.


See the very best Cork City and feel the wind in your hair from the open top deck of our bright red city tour bus. Enjoy panoramic views from the top deck as we drive through the historic streets of Cork including the beautiful Victorian Quarter or as you travel along Cork’s famous St. Patrick’s Quay and cross the mighty River Lee on its many distinct bridges. From the sacred sights of Shandon Cathedral and Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral to the more open air pleasures of Fitzgerald Park and the UCC campus you will experience every part of Cork city.

From the open top deck of our bus, you’ll see all of Cork’s history. Both past and present. In a city whose story is told on its streets, there’s no better way to spend your time when visiting Cork.

Click here for an interactive map of Cork city highlighting all the attractions we visit. 

Please Note: McCurtain Street Stop. Please note that this stop will not be served by our tour bus for the duration of road works on McCurtain Street. Please proceed to our stop at either Kent Station or St. Patricks Quay.


  • Open Top Bus
  • On Board Audio Guide
  • 24 Hour Hop On/Off Ticket
  • Local Attraction Entry
  • Entry/Admission - Cork City Gaol
  • Entry/Admission - St. Anne's Church
  • Entry/Admission - University College Cork (UCC)
  • Entry/Admission - Crawford Art Gallery

Tour Plan

Route Map

01 City Library

You can board our City Sightseeing Tour at the bus stop on the pavement outside the Cork City Library. Our logo is displayed on the bus stop shelter.

02 The English Market, 41 Princes Street, Cork T12 RW26

The gallery’s collection comprises of almost 4,000 works, ranging from eighteenth-century Irish and European painting and sculpture.

Duration: 2 hours

03 Cork City Gaol, Convent Avenue Sunday's Well, Cork T23 VX25

Step back in time to see what the 19th/early 20th century was like in Cork both inside and outside the prison walls.

Duration: 2 hours

04 St. Anne's Church, 2 Church Street Shandon, Cork T23 YN88

Shandon is a district in Cork city noted for the world-famous Shandon Bells that you can ring when you hop off at this stop.

Duration: 1 hour

05 University College Cork (UCC), University College Cork Western road, Cork T12 HY8E

University College Cork was founded in 1845 as one of three Queen’s Colleges located in Belfast, Cork, and Galway. Full of many interesting buildings and features you can wander around the campus or take a guided audio tour.

Duration: 2 hours

06 Crawford Art Gallery, Emmet Place, Cork T12 TNE6
07 Return to the Start

Returns to original departure point