Bus Éireann is to provide late night services on the weekends in the run-up to Christmas from Cork city to Carrigaline, Ballincollig and Midleton.
The NightRider services will operate from Cork city centre on Friday, November 28th, Saturday, November 29th, Friday, December 5th, Saturday, December 6th, Friday, December 12th, Saturday, December 13th, and Friday, December 19th and Saturday, December 20th. Buses on each service will depart from St Patrick’s Street at 1am, 2am and 3am on the dates above.
The Carrigaline service will depart from outside Debenhams on St Patrick’s Street and service Douglas East Village, Maryborough Hill and Carrigaline.
The Ballincollig service will depart from outside Debenhams on St Patrick’s Street and service Bishoptown via Curraheen Road and Melbourne Road, and Ballincollig.
The Midleton service will depart from outside Eason’s on St Patrick’s Street and service Carrigtwohill and Midleton.
Single journey fares will be €3 (Douglas, Bishoptown), €5 (Ballincollig, Carrigaline, Carrigtwohill), and €8 (Midleton).
“Our NightRider services in the run-up to Christmas will enable people to enjoy all that Cork city has to offer during the festive period without having to worry about the hassle and expense involved in using other means of transport to get home,” said Joe Fitzgerald, Regional Manager, Bus Éireann.
Thursday, 27th November, 2008