Kinsale is within 30 minutes drive of Cork City, 17 miles. Cork Airport is situated 13 miles away and is roughly a 20 minute drive. Cork ferry port, situated in Ringaskiddy is a 35 minute drive from Kinsale, 17 miles. Services operated from there are to Swansea and Roscoff. Shannon Airport is situated 98 miles from Kinsale town and is a 3hour drive. Rosslare ferry port is 150 miles from Kinsale and will take roughly 3.5 hours. Services to here are from Cherbourg, Fishguard, Pembroke and Roscoff. Dublin Airport and ferry port are 178 miles from Kinsale and the drive from both to Kinsale will take 4 to 4.5 hours. Ferry services from Dublin ferry port are to Liverpool and Holyhead.
For more information on all Irish ferry services go to www.irishferries.com, www.brittanyferries.ie
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