Cork is the Republic of Ireland’s second largest city and is located on the south coast with a county population of over half a million people. It is widely recognised as the commercial centre for the south with a number of multinationals choosing to locate here, including; Dell EMC2, Amazon, Apple, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson & Johnson, Novartis, Pepsi and Lilly. Cork has a proud reputation as a creative, innovative and vibrant region.
Cork is highly accessible to Dublin by motorway – approximately 2 hours 30 mins and there is an hourly train service and frequent bus services. Cork has a modern international Airport which catered for over 2 million travellers in 2017, mainly from UK and European destinations.
Cork City tourist attractions include the famous English Market, Cork Opera House, Shandon Bells, Blackrock Castle Observatory, Cork City Gaol and the Crawford Art Gallery. Cork plays host to a number of internationally recognised events including the Cork Guinness Jazz Festival, the Cork Film Festival, Cork Week – the world renowned sailing event and Live at the Marquee - an annual music festival which takes place over the summer months.
As Ireland's second city, it is not only an international gateway to Europe but is set to become the fastest growing city in Ireland over the next number of years. Browse below at available offices in Cork, and find the perfect space for your business.
Cork is Ireland’s second largest city and is located in the South West of the country. It is often referred to as “the rebel city,” due to its vibrant atmosphere and association with creatives. The flexible office market is relatively small in Cork, but home to household names including Regus and Glandore, which operate other locations across Ireland. The majority of the office space is clustered in the centre of the city, whilst a few business centres support the more suburban parts of Cork.
Cork is particularly popular within the pharmaceutical industry, with global companies including Pfizer having a location here. You’ll also find multinational tech businesses such as Amazon, McAfee and Apple with offices in Cork. For businesses looking to be positioned close to global market leading companies, Cork presents an ideal opportunity. University College Cork, which is the national university of Ireland, produces an array of talent each year, which is an attractive prospect for businesses looking to capitalise on this to recruit and build their workforce.
Travelling around the city is straightforward. Bus routes around the city centre and further afield connect Cork and make for an easy commute. Its rail network operates services to Midleton and Mallow, and for those seeking a more active form of transport, Bike Share enables you to rent bikes easily to travel around Cork. Our local experts have an in-depth knowledge of the flexible office market, so whatever your business requirements, we can help to advise you on finding the best workspace to suit your business.