Match Day Information


Match Day Access Info

  • Matchday parking is not available on site. Gardaí recommend that people walk the 15 minutes to the ground from the City Centre where possible. The Garda recommended drop off point is near Páirc Uí Rinn on Boreenmanna Road which is a 5 minute walk to the stadium.
  • Patrons are encouraged to use Public Transport where possible or alternatively give yourself adequate time to arrive to the ground. An Garda Síochána will operate a cordon for large events so early access is best.
  • Bus Éireann will operate a Shuttle Bus Service from Lapps Quay (opposite City Hall, Cork) to Páirc Uí Chaoimh from 16:30 hours. Limited Shuttle Bus Service will also operate from Páirc Uí Chaoimh (Monahan Road) after the match to City Hall.
  • Bus Route 202 serves Páirc UíChaoimh – Route 202 operates from Merchants Quay to Mahon Point and customers can board at Merchants Quay in the City Centre or at Mahon Point, to be dropped off at Ballintemple, adjacent to Páirc Uí Chaoimh. See Route 202 Timetable at The stadium is a 5 minute walk from this stop. Route 202 will also be available from Ballintemple, Blackrock Road after the match to City Centre and Mahon Point.

Q-Park operate a number of Car Parks in Cork City. Special offers are available in specified car parks for customers who prebook their parking online.  You then have the choice to either walk (15 minutes) or take public transport to the stadium….

  1. Click on the link below, select a car park (choose from City Hall, Carroll’s Quay or St. Finbarr’s) and click on “Pre-book your parking”.
  2. Select “24 hour parking” from the drop down menu and then enter promotional code ‘Pairc50Jan’ to receive a 50% discount on your parking. Proceed to payment.
  3. You will then receive confirmation of your parking.



We would ask that patrons respect our neighbours, particularly those living in the Ballintemple, Blackrock and Ballinlough area and please park responsibly. We would also ask that you heed the advice of stewards and Gardaí who will be operating at various estates and roads close the the stadium.

Wheelchair Parking

There are 15 parking spaces available on site for wheelchair users on a matchday. This is the only onsite parking available as approved by the Fire Officer. Specific Wheelchair permits need to be requested in writing from Cork County Board.
Please contact (021) 4963311 or send a letter of request to Cork GAA, Mainport, Monahan Road, Cork City.