Getting Here

CIT Blackrock Castle is located in Cork, 12 minutes from the city centre or the Jack Lynch Tunnel.



CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory
Cork, Ireland
Fax +353 (21) 435 7924
Tel +353 (21) 432 6120
[ Map | Driving Directions ]


Our GPS location is 51.89988, -8.40287

By Bus

Take Number 202 bus towards Mahon. The service departs from Merchants Quay (Riverside). One bus per hour stops at St Lukes Home, from there the Castle is a 5 minute walk along the river. All other buses stop on Ringmahon Road, a 12 minute walk.

By Taxi

We can call a taxi for you from our reception desk if needed


If you are driving to the Castle, you can get directions from Google Maps. There is extensive parking to the east of the Castle, a short walk from the main gate.

Map & Directions