Trains Cork to Greystones: Times, Prices and Tickets

15/06/2024
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Cork to Greystones by train

The journey from Cork to Greystones by train is 213.72 km and takes 4 hrs 35 mins. There are 14 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:40 and the last at 19:25. It is possible to travel from Cork to Greystones by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 35 mins
Connection per Day14
First Departure05:40
Last Departure19:25
Distance213.72 km
DepartureCork
ArrivalGreystones
CarriersIrish Rail

Quick and easy travel from Cork to Greystones with Virail

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Cork to Greystones?

On average, a train ticket from Cork to Greystones 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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When you're traveling from Cork to Greystones, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . 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.

How long does the journey from Cork to Greystones take by train?

The journey between Cork and Greystones by train is approximately 213.72 km. It will take you more or less 4 hrs 35 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Cork and Greystones by train usually takes 4 hrs 35 mins to cover a distance of 213.72 km. The shortest journey from Cork to Greystones will take you 4 hrs 12 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 Greystones 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.

What time are the first and last departures from Cork to Greystones?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Cork at 05:40, and the last departure will leave at 19:25. 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 Cork to Greystones 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Cork at 05:40, and the last departure will leave at 19:25. 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 Cork to Greystones 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.

Which stations can I use on the Cork to Greystones route?

In Cork, departure stations include Cork, Bus Station. When you arrive in Greystones, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Greystones Railway Station. 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 journeys from Cork to Greystones take place each day?

If you want to get from Cork to Greystones, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 14 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 Cork and Greystones. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 14 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 Cork to Greystones. 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 Cork to Greystones
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cork to Greystones.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cork to Greystones, 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 Cork to Greystones.

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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Cork to Greystones

The cheapest Cork - Greystones train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.70.

Find the best day to travel to Greystones by train

When travelling to Greystones 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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Cork to Greystones CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
14.96kg
Bus
16.03kg
Flight
42.74kg
Car
34.2kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cork to Greystones by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cork and Greystones are 14.96kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cork and Greystones? By taking the train between Cork and Greystones you will save 27.78kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.07kg compared to a bus and 19.24kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Cork and Greystones by train?
Cork to Greystones is 213.72 km.
How long does the train between Cork and Greystones take?
Cork to Greystones is on average 4 hrs 35 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 12 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Cork to Greystones?
Cork to Greystones has 14 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cork to Greystones leave?
The earliest train from Cork to Greystones departs at 05:40. 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 Cork to Greystones depart?
The latest train from Cork to Greystones departs at 19:25. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Cork to Greystones by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cork and Greystones is 4 hrs 12 mins.
Is there a direct train from Cork to Greystones?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cork and Greystones.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cork to Greystones by train?
The train journey from Cork to Greystones creates 14.96kg of CO2 emissions.

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