Match Day Information



Match Day Access Info – Munster Final, Saturday 23rd June

Minor Football Final – Kerry v Clare – 4.30pm

Senior Football Final – Cork v Kerry – 7pm





Gates Open – 3.30pm

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.



Shuttle Bus Service

Shuttle buses will run from Lapps Quay (opposite City Hall, Cork City Centre) starting at 4pm every 10 mins until 7pm.

  • Leap Cards and Free travel passes will be accepted.
  • Adult Single – €2.30
  • Child Single – €1.30

Please note that this service will not be operating after the match for health and safety reasons. There will be added frequency provided on 202 bus route. Closest Bus Stop to the stadium is across from the Venue Bar on the Blackrock Road, 200 metres from the stadium. 202 final stop is at Merchants Quay in Cork City Centre.

Public Bus

Please use Public transport where possible.

Bus Route 202 serves Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

Route 202 operates from Merchants Quay in the City Centre to Mahon Point with customers able to board at either stop.

The closest drop off to the stadium is on the Blackrock road in Ballintemple by the Venue Bar. The stadium is 200 metres from this stop.

There will be additional frequency on the 202 route after the match bringing patrons back into the City Centre

There is no parking available onsite or near the stadium on match day.






There is no parking available onsite on Match Day. Gardai will operate a cordon near the stadium and local estates will be barriered to stop patrons from parking in front of neighbours houses.

The advice is to park in the City Centre and either walk or take the shuttle bus or the 202 bus to the stadium.

There is also parking available in Blackrock Hurling Club and Cork Constitution Rugby Grounds which are both close to the stadium.

We would ask that patrons respect our neighbours and please heed the advice of Gardaí and stewards.

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, St. Finbarr’s or Grand Parade).
  2. Choose from one of 2 options created specially for those attending matches in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
  • 24 hours – €9 – arrive at any time on match dates.
  • Day product (9am – 9pm) – €7

3. Proceed to payment & You will then receive confirmation of your parking.






Access Restrictions

There will be restricted access in the following areas on match day
• Monahan Road – Birchgrove, C.A.B. Junction
• Maryville- Lower, Middle, Upper
• Blackrock Road West –Lindville, Janeville
• Blackrock Road East – Park Lane/ Avenue, Ardfoyle, Barrington’s Avenue, Beaumont Avenue, Rockcliffe/ Dromcora, Menloe Gardens, Menloe Park, Dundanion Court
• Church Yard Lane – Russet Court, Avondale Park, Copperhill, Temple Hill Lawn, Beaumont Cottages


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.