BusConnects Cork Sustainable Transport Corridors - Preferred Route Options Public Consultation Round 3

Closed6 Nov, 2023, 11:30am - 18 Dec, 2023, 11:59pm

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BusConnects Cork Sustainable Transport Corridors

On Monday 6th November 2023, the National Transport Authority (NTA) published, updated Preferred Route Options for the 11 Sustainable Transport Corridors (STCs) as part of the BusConnects Cork programme for a third round of public consultation.

The Sustainable Transport Corridors involve the implementation of continuous bus priority and cycle facilities along 11 key bus corridors around Cork City. The proposals s include approximately 91 km of bus lane/ bus priority and 98 km of cycle facilities (one direction) delivering 49km of the cycle network. The 11 Sustainable Transport Corridors are designed with the aim of making the bus system operate more efficiently in addition to providing safe cycling along key routes.

The latest round of public consultation on the Sustainable Transport Corridors centres on the updated Preferred Route Options for all eleven corridors. This comes following two rounds of public consultation between June and October 2022 and between March and May 2023.

The 11 proposed corridors are:

A. Dunkettle to City;

B. Mayfield to City;

C. Blackpool to City;

D. Hollyhill to City;

E. Ballincollig to City;

F. Bishopstown to City;

G. Togher to City;

H. Airport Road to City;

I. Maryborough Hill to City;

J. Mahon to City;

K. Kinsale Road to Douglas


The public consultation period will run from Monday 6 November until Monday 18 December 2023.

Submissions or observations should be made via the "Make a Submission" link on this page. When making a submission please select the relevant STC you are providing feedback on in the Chapter section, when prompted, or select the Overall Proposals Chapter to provide feedback on the overall proposals .


Postal submissions can be sent to:

NTA Cork Office,

National Transport Authority

Suite 427,

1 Horgan’s Quay,

Waterfront Square,

Co Cork. T23 PPT8