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Best price € 3.19
Journey duration 3 h 27 min
Connections per day 10
First departure 08:03
Last departure 20:43
Distance 116 km

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How much does it cost to get from Carlow to Limerick by train?

The prices for train tickets from Carlow to Limerick 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 Carlow to Limerick will cost € 3.19. The average train ticket price is approximately € 6.07. 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.

Trains from Carlow to Limerick

How long is the journey from Carlow to Limerick by train?

In order to get from Carlow 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 Carlow and Limerick will complete the journey in 2 h 34 min. On average, it will take you about 3 h 27 min to travel the 116 km between Carlow and Limerick.

What time are the departures from Carlow to Limerick?

The first journey of the day departs from Carlow at 08:03. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 20:43. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Carlow and Limerick. 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 are used when traveling from Carlow to Limerick?

In Carlow, departure stations include Carlow. When you arrive in Limerick, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Limerick Colbert. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many daily journeys are there from Carlow to Limerick?

On average, there are 10 daily departures from Carlow to Limerick. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 15 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Irishrail and Irish Rail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of departures from Carlow which travel directly to Limerick. There are 10 journeys with one change or more.