Launching Route 228 Kinsale to Cork City next Thursday, October 12th

We’re delighted to announce that Kinsale Connect is all set to launch on Thursday, October 12th. Our brand-new Route 228 service will connect Kinsale to Cork City with several key stops along the way, including Belgooly, Riverstick, Fivemilebridge, Ballinhassig, Wilton (CUH Hospital), Western Road, St Patrick’s Quay and more! This service is perfect for college students, daily commuters heading to work, those visiting loved ones in hospital and anyone looking to indulge in some city shopping.

Our dedicated team has been tirelessly gearing up for this service to start. Our buses are ready to roll and excitement is in the air! We sincerely appreciate your patience as we work around the clock to prepare for the big launch day.  

At Kinsale Connect, we guarantee great prices and booking your journey is made easy with our online reservation system. You can also keep track of your bus in real time using our live tracking service. Get ready to experience a new level of transport convenience and connectivity with Kinsale Connect. We can’t wait to welcome you on board next week!


The new 228 Route started Friday, 3rd May 2024 (Bank Holiday Weekend).

This is now the FASTEST, CHEAPEST & MOST DIRECT route to the city!