Trains Carlow to Killarney: Times, Prices and Tickets

Carlow to Killarney by train

The journey from Carlow to Killarney by train is 196.57 km and takes 4 hrs 52 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:30 and the last at 17:00. It is possible to travel from Carlow to Killarney by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 52 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure06:30
Last Departure17:00
Distance196.57 km
DepartureCarlow
ArrivalKillarney
CarriersIrish Rail

Carlow to Killarney Train Times

Departure date
Thursday 29 Feb 2024

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How much do train tickets from Carlow to Killarney cost?

When you're traveling from Carlow to Killarney, 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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Prices will vary when you travel from Carlow to Killarney. 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 much time will it take to go from Carlow to Killarney by train?

Traveling from Carlow to Killarney by train will usually take 4 hrs 52 mins. This journey covers a distance of 196.57 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 4 hrs 52 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. The journey between Carlow and Killarney runs for about 196.57 km and usually takes approximately 4 hrs 52 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 hrs 49 mins. If you are trying to get from Carlow to Killarney as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Carlow to Killarney?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Carlow at 06:30, and the last departure will leave at 17:00. 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 Carlow to Killarney 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 Carlow to Killarney, which usually leaves at 06:30. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 17:00. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Carlow to Killarney by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Carlow from the following stations: . Arriving at Killarney, 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 Killarney.

How many journeys from Carlow to Killarney are there every day?

If you want to get from Carlow to Killarney, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 6 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 Carlow and Killarney. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 6 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 Carlow to Killarney. 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 Carlow to Killarney
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Carlow to Killarney.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Carlow to Killarney, 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 Carlow to Killarney.

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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The cheapest Carlow - Killarney train tickets can be found for as low as €3.80 if you’re lucky, or €6.37 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €19.62.

Find the best day to travel to Killarney by train

When travelling to Killarney 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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Carlow to Killarney CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
13.76kg
Bus
14.74kg
Flight
39.31kg
Car
31.45kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Carlow to Killarney by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Carlow and Killarney are 13.76kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Carlow and Killarney? By taking the train between Carlow and Killarney you will save 25.55kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.98kg compared to a bus and 17.69kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Carlow and Killarney by train?
Carlow to Killarney is 196.57 km.
How long does the train between Carlow and Killarney take?
Carlow to Killarney is on average 4 hrs 52 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 49 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Carlow to Killarney?
Carlow to Killarney has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Carlow to Killarney leave?
The earliest train from Carlow to Killarney departs at 06:30. 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 Carlow to Killarney depart?
The latest train from Carlow to Killarney departs at 17:00. 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 Carlow to Killarney?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Carlow to go to Killarney. You can go from Carlow Railway Station and you can arrive at Killarney Railway Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Carlow to Killarney by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Carlow and Killarney is 3 hrs 49 mins.
Is there a direct train from Carlow to Killarney?
Yes, there is a direct train between Carlow and Killarney.
What are the CO2 emissions for Carlow to Killarney by train?
The train journey from Carlow to Killarney creates 13.76kg of CO2 emissions.

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