Trains Balbriggan to Waterford: Times, Prices and Tickets

24/06/2024
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Balbriggan to Waterford by train

The journey from Balbriggan to Waterford by train is 163.17 km and takes 4 hrs 16 mins. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:09 and the last at 16:42. It is possible to travel from Balbriggan to Waterford by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 16 mins
Connection per Day7
First Departure06:09
Last Departure16:42
Distance163.17 km
DepartureBalbriggan
ArrivalWaterford
CarriersIrish Rail

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Balbriggan to Waterford?

When you're traveling from Balbriggan to Waterford, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . You might be able to find prices as low as , but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a train ticket from Balbriggan to Waterford will cost you . 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.

How long is the journey from Balbriggan to Waterford by train?

The journey between Balbriggan and Waterford by train is approximately 163.17 km. It will take you more or less 4 hrs 16 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey from Balbriggan to Waterford covers a distance of 163.17 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 hrs 16 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hrs 54 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Balbriggan to Waterford faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Balbriggan to Waterford?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Balbriggan to Waterford leaving at 06:09. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 16:42.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. The first journey of the night departs from Balbriggan at 06:09. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 16:42. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Balbriggan and Waterford. 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.

Which stations can I use on the Balbriggan to Waterford route?

You will be able to leave Balbriggan by using stations such as Balbriggan. These connect you to stations including Waterford Bus Station in Waterford. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Balbriggan or in Waterford, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Balbriggan to Waterford are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Balbriggan to Waterford using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 7 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Balbriggan to Waterford using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Balbriggan to Waterford each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 7 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Balbriggan to Waterford. 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 Balbriggan to Waterford
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Balbriggan to Waterford.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Balbriggan to Waterford, 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 Balbriggan to Waterford.

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 Balbriggan to Waterford

The cheapest Balbriggan - Waterford train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.70.

Find the best day to travel to Waterford by train

When travelling to Waterford 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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Balbriggan to Waterford CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
11.42kg
Bus
12.24kg
Flight
32.63kg
Car
26.11kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Balbriggan to Waterford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Balbriggan and Waterford are 11.42kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Balbriggan and Waterford? By taking the train between Balbriggan and Waterford you will save 21.21kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.82kg compared to a bus and 14.69kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Balbriggan and Waterford by train?
Balbriggan to Waterford is 163.17 km.
How long does the train between Balbriggan and Waterford take?
Balbriggan to Waterford is on average 4 hrs 16 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 54 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Balbriggan to Waterford?
Balbriggan to Waterford has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Balbriggan to Waterford leave?
The earliest train from Balbriggan to Waterford departs at 06:09. 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 Balbriggan to Waterford depart?
The latest train from Balbriggan to Waterford departs at 16:42. 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 Balbriggan to Waterford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Balbriggan and Waterford is 3 hrs 54 mins.
Is there a direct train from Balbriggan to Waterford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Balbriggan and Waterford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Balbriggan to Waterford by train?
The train journey from Balbriggan to Waterford creates 11.42kg of CO2 emissions.

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