Trains Carlow to Waterford: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Carlow to Waterford by train

The journey from Carlow to Waterford by train is 66.05 km and takes 1 hr 14 mins. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 08:22 and the last at 19:42. It is possible to travel from Carlow to Waterford by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 14 mins
Connection per Day7
First Departure08:22
Last Departure19:42
Distance66.05 km
DepartureCarlow
ArrivalWaterford
CarriersIrish Rail

Carlow to Waterford Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 25 May 2024

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How much do train tickets from Carlow to Waterford cost?

On average, a train ticket from Carlow to Waterford 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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On average, a train ticket from Carlow 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 Carlow to Waterford by train?

The average journey time is 1 hr 14 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 66.05 km from Carlow to Waterford. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Carlow to Waterford to take longer than 1 hr 14 mins. The journey between Carlow and Waterford by train usually takes 1 hr 14 mins to cover a distance of 66.05 km. The shortest journey from Carlow to Waterford will take you 0 hrs 49 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 Waterford 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.

When do the first and last departures from Carlow to Waterford leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Carlow at 08:22. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 19:42. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Carlow 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. The first journey of the night departs from Carlow at 08:22. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 19:42. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Carlow 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 are used when traveling from Carlow to Waterford?

You will be able to leave Carlow by using stations such as Carlow(IE). 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 Carlow or in Waterford, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Carlow to Waterford?

The exact number of journeys from Carlow to Waterford 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 7 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 Waterford. 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 Waterford varies, but in general, you can expect to find 7 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Carlow 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 Carlow to Waterford
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Carlow to Waterford.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Carlow 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 Carlow 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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Price as departure date approaches

Train ticket prices typically fluctuate as the departure date approaches. However, for the upcoming days, train ticket costs remain steady at €8.49. Whether you plan ahead or decide last-minute, you'll find tickets within a similar price range. So, relax and book when you're ready! Remember to check the latest prices and availability before booking to ensure you have the most accurate information for your trip.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Carlow to Waterford

The cheapest Carlow - Waterford train tickets can be found for as low as €7.00 if you’re lucky, or €8.37 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €10.00.

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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Carlow to Waterford CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
4.62kg
Bus
4.95kg
Flight
13.21kg
Car
10.57kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Carlow to Waterford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Carlow and Waterford are 4.62kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Carlow and Waterford? By taking the train between Carlow and Waterford you will save 8.59kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.33kg compared to a bus and 5.95kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Carlow and Waterford by train?
Carlow to Waterford is 66.05 km.
How long does the train between Carlow and Waterford take?
Carlow to Waterford is on average 1 hr 14 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 49 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Carlow to Waterford?
Carlow to Waterford has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Carlow to Waterford leave?
The earliest train from Carlow to Waterford departs at 08:22. 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 Waterford depart?
The latest train from Carlow to Waterford departs at 19:42. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
How many direct connections depart from Carlow to Waterford?
There are on average 7 direct connection(s) from Carlow to go to Waterford.
What's the fastest journey time between Carlow to Waterford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Carlow and Waterford is 0 hrs 49 mins.
Is there a direct train from Carlow to Waterford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Carlow and Waterford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Carlow to Waterford by train?
The train journey from Carlow to Waterford creates 4.62kg of CO2 emissions.

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