Irish Rail (Iarnród Éireann) – www.irishrail.ie
Kent Station, Lower Glanmire Road, Cork City, 021 450 6766
Connections to and from all major rail-linked towns and cities in the country can be made from Cork’s Kent Station (map). Fifteen trains operate daily to and from Dublin (Heuston) (map) with connections to Limerick and the West of Ireland.
Be aware that you will then need to take a bus or taxi to get to Kinsale after arriving in Cork. Unfortunately the Cork bus station is not located at the train station – a walk of 5-10 minutes will take you to the bus station from the train station.
The bus station in Cork City is at Parnell Place on Merchants Quay. (map)