Trains Athy to Limerick: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/05/2024
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Athy to Limerick by train

The journey from Athy to Limerick by train is 116.32 km and takes 3 hrs 15 mins. There are 10 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:41 and the last at 19:30. It is possible to travel from Athy to Limerick by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 15 mins
Connection per Day10
First Departure05:41
Last Departure19:30
Distance116.32 km
DepartureAthy
ArrivalLimerick
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much do train tickets from Athy to Limerick cost?

On average, a train ticket from Athy to Limerick will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Athy to Limerick. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Athy to Limerick by train?

Traveling from Athy to Limerick by train will usually take 3 hrs 15 mins. This journey covers a distance of 116.32 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 3 hrs 15 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Athy to Limerick 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 Athy and Limerick will complete the journey in 2 hrs 19 mins. On average, it will take you about 3 hrs 15 mins to travel the 116.32 km between Athy and Limerick.

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

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Athy at 05:41, and the last departure will leave at 19:30. 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 Limerick 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Athy at 05:41, and the last departure will leave at 19:30. 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 Limerick 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Athy to Limerick?

You can depart from Athy at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Limerick at the following stations: Limerick Bus Station,Limerick, Dublin Rd (Hurler's Pub). Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Athy and Limerick. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Athy to Limerick are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Athy to Limerick 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 10 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 Limerick. 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 Limerick 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, 10 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Athy to Limerick. 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 Limerick
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Athy to Limerick.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Limerick

The cheapest Athy - Limerick train tickets can be found for as low as €2.15 if you’re lucky, or €8.51 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €21.18.

Find the best day to travel to Limerick by train

When travelling to Limerick 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 Limerick CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
8.14kg
Bus
8.72kg
Flight
23.26kg
Car
18.61kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Athy to Limerick by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Athy and Limerick are 8.14kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Athy and Limerick? By taking the train between Athy and Limerick you will save 15.12kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.58kg compared to a bus and 10.47kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Athy and Limerick by train?
Athy to Limerick is 116.32 km.
How long does the train between Athy and Limerick take?
Athy to Limerick is on average 3 hrs 15 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 19 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Athy to Limerick?
Athy to Limerick has 10 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Athy to Limerick leave?
The earliest train from Athy to Limerick departs at 05:41. 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 Limerick depart?
The latest train from Athy to Limerick departs at 19:30. 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 Limerick by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Athy and Limerick is 2 hrs 19 mins.
Is there a direct train from Athy to Limerick?
Yes, there is a direct train between Athy and Limerick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Athy to Limerick by train?
The train journey from Athy to Limerick creates 8.14kg of CO2 emissions.

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