Trains Carlow to Tralee: Times, Prices and Tickets

Carlow to Tralee by train

The journey from Carlow to Tralee by train is 198.34 km and takes 5 hrs 48 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 Tralee by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hrs 48 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure06:30
Last Departure17:00
Distance198.34 km
DepartureCarlow
ArrivalTralee
CarriersIrish Rail

Carlow to Tralee Train Times

Departure date
Thursday 29 Feb 2024

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How much do train tickets from Carlow to Tralee cost?

On average, a train ticket from Carlow to Tralee 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 Carlow to Tralee. 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 Carlow to Tralee by train?

Traveling from Carlow to Tralee by train will usually take 5 hrs 48 mins. This journey covers a distance of 198.34 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 5 hrs 48 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 Tralee by train usually takes 5 hrs 48 mins to cover a distance of 198.34 km. The shortest journey from Carlow to Tralee will take you 4 hrs 28 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Tralee quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Carlow to Tralee?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Carlow to Tralee leaving at 06:30. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 17:00.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 Carlow at 06:30. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 17:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Carlow and Tralee. 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 Tralee?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Carlow and Tralee. You can start your journey in Carlow at stations such as . These connect to stations including in Tralee. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Carlow to Tralee.

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

You will be able to travel from Carlow to Tralee using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 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 Carlow to Tralee 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 Carlow to Tralee each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 6 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 Carlow to Tralee. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

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

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 - Tralee train tickets can be found for as low as €3.94 if you’re lucky, or €6.39 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €14.51.

Find the best day to travel to Tralee by train

When travelling to Tralee 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 Tralee CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
13.88kg
Bus
14.88kg
Flight
39.67kg
Car
31.73kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Carlow to Tralee by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Carlow and Tralee are 13.88kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Carlow and Tralee? By taking the train between Carlow and Tralee you will save 25.79kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1kg compared to a bus and 17.85kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Carlow and Tralee by train?
Carlow to Tralee is 198.34 km.
How long does the train between Carlow and Tralee take?
Carlow to Tralee is on average 5 hrs 48 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 28 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Carlow to Tralee?
Carlow to Tralee has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Carlow to Tralee leave?
The earliest train from Carlow to Tralee 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 Tralee depart?
The latest train from Carlow to Tralee 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 Tralee?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Carlow to go to Tralee. You can go from Carlow Railway Station and you can arrive at Tralee Bus Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Carlow to Tralee by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Carlow and Tralee is 4 hrs 28 mins.
Is there a direct train from Carlow to Tralee?
Yes, there is a direct train between Carlow and Tralee.
What are the CO2 emissions for Carlow to Tralee by train?
The train journey from Carlow to Tralee creates 13.88kg of CO2 emissions.

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