Trains Athy to Cork: Times, Prices and Tickets

20/04/2024
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Athy to Cork by train

The journey from Athy to Cork by train is 158.15 km and takes 3 hrs 52 mins. There are 15 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:41 and the last at 19:55. It is possible to travel from Athy to Cork by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 52 mins
Connection per Day15
First Departure06:41
Last Departure19:55
Distance158.15 km
DepartureAthy
ArrivalCork
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much does it cost to get from Athy to Cork by train?

The prices for train tickets from Athy to Cork vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Athy to Cork will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for train tickets from Athy to Cork vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long will it take me to travel from Athy to Cork by train?

The average journey time is 3 hrs 52 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 158.15 km from Athy to Cork. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Athy to Cork to take longer than 3 hrs 52 mins. The journey between Athy and Cork by train usually takes 3 hrs 52 mins to cover a distance of 158.15 km. The shortest journey from Athy to Cork will take you 3 hrs 2 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Cork quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Athy to Cork?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Athy at 06:41, and the last departure will leave at 19:55. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Athy to Cork can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Athy to Cork, which usually leaves at 06:41. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 19:55. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Athy to Cork?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Athy and Cork. You can start your journey in Athy at stations such as . These connect to stations including Cork, Bus Station in Cork. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Athy to Cork.

How many daily journeys are there from Athy to Cork?

The exact number of journeys from Athy to Cork can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 15 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Athy to Cork. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Athy to Cork varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 15 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Athy to Cork. 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 Athy to Cork
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Athy to Cork.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Athy to Cork, 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 Athy to Cork.

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 Athy to Cork

The cheapest Athy - Cork train tickets can be found for as low as €3.00 if you’re lucky, or €5.64 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €10.00.

Find the best day to travel to Cork by train

When travelling to Cork 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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Athy to Cork CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
11.07kg
Bus
11.86kg
Flight
31.63kg
Car
25.3kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Athy to Cork by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Athy and Cork are 11.07kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Athy and Cork? By taking the train between Athy and Cork you will save 20.56kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.79kg compared to a bus and 14.23kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Athy and Cork by train?
Athy to Cork is 158.15 km.
How long does the train between Athy and Cork take?
Athy to Cork is on average 3 hrs 52 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 2 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Athy to Cork?
Athy to Cork has 15 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Athy to Cork leave?
The earliest train from Athy to Cork departs at 06:41. 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 Athy to Cork depart?
The latest train from Athy to Cork departs at 19:55. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Athy to Cork by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Athy and Cork is 3 hrs 2 mins.
Is there a direct train from Athy to Cork?
Yes, there is a direct train between Athy and Cork.
What are the CO2 emissions for Athy to Cork by train?
The train journey from Athy to Cork creates 11.07kg of CO2 emissions.

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