Cheap Flights from Birmingham to Cork (BHX - ORK)

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Flight information Birmingham to Cork

Cheapest return price last month


Direct airlines


Flights per week


Average flight time, total distance 288 miles

1h 30min

Most popular airline last month

Aer Lingus


1 airport

Explore Cork

Cork Hotels

Hotel Isaacs Cork


The River Lee Hotel


Garnish House


Liss Ard Country House


Frequently asked questions

There's one airport in Cork: Cork.
The best price found on Skyscanner for a flight from Birmingham to Cork is £72. This was found by aggregating across different carriers and is the cheapest price for the whole month.
1h 30min is the average flight time from Birmingham to Cork.
There are 2 airlines who fly direct from Birmingham to Cork.
There are 14 flights per week flying from Birmingham to Cork, as of August.

Flights from Birmingham to Cork

This information is correct as of November 2015

Airlines that fly from Birmingham to Cork

Aer Lingus Regional (Stobart Air) offer direct flights from Birmingham to Cork.

Terminal Information – Departing

Birmingham Airport has one terminal. The departure lounge offers plenty of places to eat, drink and shop. Whether you're in the mood for a coffee and a cake or a beer and a burger, there's a restaurant to suit every appetite. Grab something on the go at Costa, Burger King or Deli Hub by Kebabish. Sit down to a tasty meal at The Meriden, Frankie & Benny's or Giraffe, or simple treat yourself to a pre-flight tipple at Wetherspoon's, All Bar One or Blanc et Noir Champagne Bar.

Airport shopping is varied, with a good range of high street favourites and airport mainstays. Pick up a new outfit at Superdry, some tax free goodies at World Duty Free, or some beauty essentials in Boots. There are plenty of great shops to browse before you fly.

If you're visiting Cork on business and want to get a bit of last-minute work done, we recommend checking into one of the airport's executive lounges. Aspire and No.1 Traveller both have lounges at Birmingham Airport. Inside you'll find a peaceful place to work, complete with unlimited Wi-Fi and complimentary refreshments. Entry prices start at £21.99* per adult.

Terminal Information – Arriving

Cork Airport has one terminal for arrivals. Bus 226 connects the airport to Parnell Place Bus Station in the city centre. It's also possible to take Bus Éireann number 249 which stops at the airport en route from Kinsale. There is a taxi rank outside the arrivals hall. Expect to pay about €20* (about £14) for the trip into the city centre. If you're planning on booking car hire at Cork Airport  you'll find the rental desks in the arrivals hall. Companies offering car rental from the airport include Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Dooley and Hertz.

Practical Information

Ireland and the UK are both members of the Common Travel Area. You don't need your passport to travel from Birmingham to Cork. You do need to bring some photographic ID for security purposes. Aer Lingus accept driving licenses, international student cards, National ID cards (or other government issued identity), photographic health insurance cards, photographic social security cards, photographic bus passes, and photographic work ID cards.

What to expect in Cork

Cork is in the same time-zone as Birmingham. The currency is the Euro (€). October to February can be very wet and rainy. Like most of Ireland, Cork gets its best weather during the summer: especially July and August. Prices are slightly lower than what you would expect to pay in Birmingham. If the Euro is weak during your trip then a visit to Cork can be extremely budget friendly.

*Prices subject to change

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.