Trains Cork to Wexford: Times, Prices and Tickets

21/07/2024
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Cork to Wexford by train

The journey from Cork to Wexford by train is 145.75 km and takes 6 hrs 37 mins. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:15 and the last at 14:25. It is possible to travel from Cork to Wexford by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration6 hrs 37 mins
Connection per Day5
First Departure06:15
Last Departure14:25
Distance145.75 km
DepartureCork
ArrivalWexford
CarriersIrish Rail

Cork to Wexford Train Times

Departure date
Sunday 21 Jul 2024

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

When you're traveling from Cork to Wexford, 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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The prices for train tickets from Cork to Wexford 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. The average train ticket price is approximately . 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.

How long does it take to get from Cork to Wexford by train?

The distance between Cork and Wexford is approximately 145.75 km. In general, it will take you about 6 hrs 37 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Cork to Wexford covers a distance of 145.75 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 6 hrs 37 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 5 hrs 53 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Cork to Wexford faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Cork to Wexford leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Cork to Wexford, which usually leaves at 06:15. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 14:25. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Cork at 06:15, and the last departure will leave at 14:25. 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 Wexford 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 Wexford route?

In Cork, departure stations include Cork, Bus Station. When you arrive in Wexford, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Wexford O'Hanrahan. 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 Wexford take place each day?

The route from Cork to Wexford is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Cork 5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Cork to Wexford, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cork to Wexford. 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 Wexford
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cork to Wexford.

Book in advance and save

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

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 companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €1.00 to €20.40 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 95% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Cork to Wexford

The cheapest Cork - Wexford train tickets can be found for as low as €4.07 if you’re lucky, or €7.18 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €16.69.

Find the best day to travel to Wexford by train

When travelling to Wexford 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 Wexford CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
10.2kg
Bus
10.93kg
Flight
29.15kg
Car
23.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cork to Wexford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cork and Wexford are 10.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cork and Wexford? By taking the train between Cork and Wexford you will save 18.95kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.73kg compared to a bus and 13.12kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Cork and Wexford by train?
Cork to Wexford is 145.75 km.
How long does the train between Cork and Wexford take?
Cork to Wexford is on average 6 hrs 37 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 53 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Cork to Wexford?
Cork to Wexford has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cork to Wexford leave?
The earliest train from Cork to Wexford departs at 06:15. 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 Wexford depart?
The latest train from Cork to Wexford departs at 14:25. 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 Wexford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cork and Wexford is 5 hrs 53 mins.
Is there a direct train from Cork to Wexford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cork and Wexford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cork to Wexford by train?
The train journey from Cork to Wexford creates 10.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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