Trains Arklow to Kilkenny: Times, Prices and Tickets

Arklow to Kilkenny by train

The journey from Arklow to Kilkenny by train is 76.47 km and takes 4 hrs 57 mins. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:58 and the last at 14:15. It is possible to travel from Arklow to Kilkenny by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 57 mins
Connection per Day3
First Departure06:58
Last Departure14:15
Distance76.47 km
DepartureArklow
ArrivalKilkenny
CarriersIrish Rail

Quick and easy travel from Arklow to Kilkenny with Virail

What's the best way to get from Arklow to Kilkenny? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Arklow to Kilkenny, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Arklow to Kilkenny?

The cheapest train tickets from Arklow to Kilkenny cost . On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Arklow to Kilkenny.
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On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Arklow to Kilkenny.

How long will it take me to travel from Arklow to Kilkenny by train?

With a distance of 76.47 km between Arklow and Kilkenny, it will usually take 4 hrs 57 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 4 hrs 57 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Arklow to Kilkenny faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Arklow and Kilkenny will complete the journey in 4 hrs 9 mins. On average, it will take you about 4 hrs 57 mins to travel the 76.47 km between Arklow and Kilkenny.

What time are the first and last departures from Arklow to Kilkenny?

The first journey of the day departs from Arklow at 06:58. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 14:15. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Arklow and Kilkenny. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. The first departure of the night from Arklow to Kilkenny leaves at 06:58, while the last journey sets out at 14:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Arklow and Kilkenny. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Arklow to Kilkenny route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Arklow from the following stations: . Arriving at Kilkenny, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Kilkenny.

How many journeys from Arklow to Kilkenny take place each day?

If you want to get from Arklow to Kilkenny, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 3 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Arklow and Kilkenny. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 3 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Arklow to Kilkenny. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Arklow to Kilkenny
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Arklow to Kilkenny.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Arklow to Kilkenny, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Arklow to Kilkenny.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Arklow to Kilkenny

The cheapest Arklow - Kilkenny train tickets can be found for as low as €3.61 if you’re lucky, or €5.31 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.01.

Find the best day to travel to Kilkenny by train

When travelling to Kilkenny by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Arklow to Kilkenny CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
5.35kg
Bus
5.74kg
Flight
15.29kg
Car
12.24kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Arklow to Kilkenny by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Arklow and Kilkenny are 5.35kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Arklow and Kilkenny? By taking the train between Arklow and Kilkenny you will save 9.94kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.39kg compared to a bus and 6.89kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Arklow and Kilkenny by train?
Arklow to Kilkenny is 76.47 km.
How long does the train between Arklow and Kilkenny take?
Arklow to Kilkenny is on average 4 hrs 57 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 9 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Arklow to Kilkenny?
Arklow to Kilkenny has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Arklow to Kilkenny leave?
The earliest train from Arklow to Kilkenny departs at 06:58. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Arklow to Kilkenny depart?
The latest train from Arklow to Kilkenny departs at 14:15. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
From which stations can I leave from Arklow to Kilkenny?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Arklow to go to Kilkenny. You can go from Arklow Main Street and you can arrive at Kilkenny Railway Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Arklow to Kilkenny by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Arklow and Kilkenny is 4 hrs 9 mins.
Is there a direct train from Arklow to Kilkenny?
Yes, there is a direct train between Arklow and Kilkenny.
What are the CO2 emissions for Arklow to Kilkenny by train?
The train journey from Arklow to Kilkenny creates 5.35kg of CO2 emissions.

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