Temporary office: Main Reception, Penrose Wharf, Penrose Quay, Cork.
Phone: 021 4214962
On Foot From Kent Train Station:
Turn left when exiting the train station and turn left at St Patrick’s Church, walk towards the river (this is Ship Street), the entrance to Penrose Wharf is on the left. Once inside the entrance, turn left and the NCBI Office is at the Reception (Unit 14).
On Foot From Parnell Place Bus Station:
Turn right and cross over the river, turn right and then left on to Ship Street, the entrance to Penrose Wharf is on the right hand side of Ship St. Once inside the entrance, turn left and the NCBI Office is at the Reception (Unit 14).
Driving From East Cork:
Follow the N8 towards Cork City Centre, at the roundabout take the 1st exit and stay on the N8, it becomes the Lower Glanmire Road as it reaches the City Centre, turn right onto Railway St and then left onto Alfred St. The entrance to Penrose Wharf’s car park/dropping off area is opposite St Patrick’s Credit Union. Please see below for information regarding other Car Parks in the area.
Driving from North Cork:
Follow the N20 towards Cork City Centre, turn left at the Topaz Garage, this leads you onto Leitrim St, continue straight on to MacCurtain St, and follow signs for N8, turn right onto Railway St and then right onto Alfred St. Please see below for the nearest Car Parks.
Driving from West Cork/Kerry:
Follow the N22 towards Cork, and continue on the N40 as you near Cork, and then take the N27 exit for Cork City Centre. Take the 2nd Exit at Kinsale Road Roundabout onto South Link Road/N27, turn right onto Albert St/N27, continue over two bridges, turn left onto Penrose Quay, turn right onto Alfred St and Penrose Wharf is on the right. Please see below for the nearest City Centre Car Parks.
The following website outlines the various car parks in Cork City:
Penrose Wharf has its own car park, it costs €3 for one hour.
Other car parks nearby are:
‘Park It Here’ on Patrick’s Quay; this is the nearest car park, and just around the corner from our Ship Street entrance.