Trains Carlow to Maynooth: Times, Prices and Tickets

Carlow to Maynooth by train

The journey from Carlow to Maynooth by train is 64.52 km and takes 2 hrs 42 mins. There are 9 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:30 and the last at 21:37. It is possible to travel from Carlow to Maynooth by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration2 hrs 42 mins
Connection per Day9
First Departure06:30
Last Departure21:37
Distance64.52 km
DepartureCarlow
ArrivalMaynooth
CarriersIrish Rail

Carlow to Maynooth Train Times

Departure date
Thursday 29 Feb 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Carlow to Maynooth?

When you're traveling from Carlow to Maynooth, 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, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Carlow to Maynooth.

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

Traveling from Carlow to Maynooth by train will usually take 2 hrs 42 mins. This journey covers a distance of 64.52 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hrs 42 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 distance between Carlow and Maynooth is around 64.52 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hrs 42 mins. However, the fastest routes between Carlow and Maynooth take 2 hrs 25 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from Carlow to Maynooth?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Carlow to Maynooth, which usually leaves at 06:30. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 21:37. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Carlow to Maynooth leaving at 06:30. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 21:37.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.

What are the stations on the Carlow to Maynooth route?

You can depart from Carlow at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Maynooth at the following stations: . 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 Carlow and Maynooth. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

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

The exact number of journeys from Carlow to Maynooth 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 9 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 Carlow to Maynooth. 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 Carlow to Maynooth 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, 9 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Carlow to Maynooth. 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 Maynooth
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Carlow to Maynooth.

Book in advance and save

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

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 - Maynooth train tickets can be found for as low as €2.27 if you’re lucky, or €6.04 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €11.39.

Find the best day to travel to Maynooth by train

When travelling to Maynooth 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 Maynooth CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
4.52kg
Bus
4.84kg
Flight
12.9kg
Car
10.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Carlow to Maynooth by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Carlow and Maynooth are 4.52kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Carlow and Maynooth? By taking the train between Carlow and Maynooth you will save 8.38kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.32kg compared to a bus and 5.8kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Carlow and Maynooth by train?
Carlow to Maynooth is 64.52 km.
How long does the train between Carlow and Maynooth take?
Carlow to Maynooth is on average 2 hrs 42 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 25 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Carlow to Maynooth?
Carlow to Maynooth has 9 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Carlow to Maynooth leave?
The earliest train from Carlow to Maynooth 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 Maynooth depart?
The latest train from Carlow to Maynooth departs at 21:37. 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 Maynooth?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Carlow to go to Maynooth. You can go from Carlow Railway Station and you can arrive at Maynooth.
What's the fastest journey time between Carlow to Maynooth by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Carlow and Maynooth is 2 hrs 25 mins.
Is there a direct train from Carlow to Maynooth?
Yes, there is a direct train between Carlow and Maynooth.
What are the CO2 emissions for Carlow to Maynooth by train?
The train journey from Carlow to Maynooth creates 4.52kg of CO2 emissions.

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