Shannon Airport is 2.5 to 3 hour drive to Ballymaloe House. Most American flights arrive into Shannon.
Check out www.shannonairport.ie  for more information on flight timetables and hiring a car.
By Car: Follow the road to Limerick. Then follow signs for Mallow, on the N20 to Cork. Once in Cork follow our map.
Co-ordinates for use with Sat Nav: 51.865310, -8.074930
By Bus: There is a direct bus from Shannon Airport to Cork City, check out www.buseireann.ie  for information on bus timetables.
There are no direct routes via train from Shannon to Cork.