University College, Cork is located in the western part of Cork city, 1 km from the city centre, 2km from Cork Bus Station, 3km from Cork Kent Train Station, and 8km from Cork Airport. There is a bus service between Cork Airport and the city centre.
ACIS 2018 will take place on UCC’s main campus which is situated on the banks of the River Lee between Western Road and College Road.
For more detailed directions, see here: http://www.ucc.ie/en/visitors/getting-here/
For a campus map, see here: https://www.ucc.ie/en/about/visitors/maps/
Bus routes 205 and 208 serve UCC main campus via Donovan’s Road/College Road and Western Road, respectively. A single fare is €2.20, with reduced fares for Leap Card holders. Bus routes 226 and 226A serve Cork Airport and Cork Bus Station and operate every 30 minutes from 5am.
Walking from main campus to the city centre takes approximately 15 minutes. The most direct route from UCC’s main gates is a straight line via Western Road, Lancaster Quay, and Washington Street. This route will take you to Grand Parade, the English Market, St Patrick’s Street, and the main shopping and restaurant districts of Paul Street, Carey’s Lane, French Church Street, and Oliver Plunkett Street.
Taxi and hackney providers are numerous in Cork city and can be hailed on the street, at kerbside taxi ranks on St Patrick’s Street and Grand Parade, or ordered by phone or app.
Taxi Co-Op +353 21 427 2222
Satellite Taxi +353 21 480 8080
Yellow Cabs +353 21 487 7777