Cork Airport

Aviation Business Development

Cork Airport recognises the key role the airport plays as the principal international gateway to the south of Ireland and the major importance of further developing international connectivity to the region. The airport offers direct access to a city with high levels of business activity and to a region with a well developed tourism industry.

With direct access routes to and from over 50 European and North American destinations, Cork Airport already offers a wide range of connectivity options but the airport is always looking to expand its network.

We are committed to developing business in partnership with our customers and we believe we can provide airlines and tour operators with the opportunity to confidently grow their business at Cork Airport.

If you want to find out more about the market potential at Cork Airport, please contact the Aviation Marketing Team at the contact details below.

Opportunities At Cork Airport

Cork Airport has been to the forefront in sharing opportunities with airlines and in encouraging new routes into Cork. We have generous new Route Incentive Schemes and commensurate Marketing Support to share the risks with our airline partners.

Market Research and Statistics

Aviation Business Development conducts a comprehensive continuous market research programme at Cork Airport. An independent research company carries out this research on our behalf. The research is conducted every month to provide a seasonal spread of business and is shared with customer airlines and tour operators. We also have detailed data about business and leisure in the south of Ireland that we can share with our customers.

Contact Us

If you wish to find out more about the market potential at Cork Airport, please contact:
Brian Gallagher, Head of Aviation Business Development at

Airport Charges

Cork Airport modifies its Terms and Conditions, Stand Definitions Table, Route Support and Incentive Schemes from time to time, so please ensure that the version you are using is current. Click below to download the most up-to-date documents:

Stand Definitions Table
Aircraft Fleet Declaration Form
Airport Charges Terms & Conditions

Please see below for the current charge levels for services at Cork Airport as set out in Section 2 of the Air Navigation and Transport (Amendment) Act, 1998 and detailed in the Terms and Conditions booklet.

Runway Movement Charge

Per Tonne

Off Peak / Peak
Standard €4.20

Aircraft Parking

Per 30 minutes / part thereof

Wide/Contact €32.75
Narrow/Contact €26.20
Wide/Remote N/A
Narrow/Remote N/A
Light Aircraft Parking Areas €1.10
Long Term Remote N/A

Airbridge Use

Per 15 minutes / part thereof


Passenger Service Charge

Per Departing Passenger

All Routes €7.15
Transfer Passengers €0.75

Airport Security Charge

Per Departing Passenger


Miscellaneous Fees & Charges

The document below summarises the main non-aeronautical charges for Cork Airport in 2019.

2019 Miscellaneous Fees and Charges