Glanmire to City Centre Cycle Route (Phase 1)

Planning/Design Phase

Works Extent

The Glanmire to City Centre Cycle Route (Phase 1) extends from the junction of Church Road along the R639 to the Dunkettle/Tivoli Roundabout. 

The proposed works include:

  • Segregated 2-way cycle track from the roundabout to "the Grotto";
  • Segregated footpaths on both sides of the road;
  • New public lighting along the length of the scheme;
  • Community space, seating area, bike parking, bike repair station and car parking area immediately west of the Village;
  • Traffic calmed environment with enhanced public realm within the Village;
  • 40 new trees to be planted and pollinator friendly planting in verge;
  • Repairs to the existing boundary walls.


  • To provide the first phase of a cycle route that will ultimately provide a connection from Glanmire to the City Centre;
  • To provide an improved pedestrian and cycling environment in line with the objectives of the Cork Metropolitan Area Transport Plan (CMATS)


Start: September 2021

Finish: September 2024

For further information please contact Con O'Flynn, Executive Engineer at email 

Glanmire to City Centre ph 1 Q3 (pic 1)

Glanmire to City Centre ph1 Q3 (pic 2)