Trains Drogheda to Malahide: Times, Prices and Tickets

20/04/2024
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Drogheda to Malahide by train

The journey from Drogheda to Malahide by train is 32.46 km and takes 0 hrs 37 mins. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:54 and the last at 22:10. It is possible to travel from Drogheda to Malahide by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration0 hrs 37 mins
Connection per Day25
First Departure05:54
Last Departure22:10
Distance32.46 km
DepartureDrogheda
ArrivalMalahide
CarriersIrish Rail

Traveling from Drogheda to Malahide with Virail

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Drogheda to Malahide?

When you're traveling from Drogheda to Malahide, 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 Drogheda to Malahide 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 Drogheda to Malahide by train?

Traveling from Drogheda to Malahide by train will usually take 0 hrs 37 mins. This journey covers a distance of 32.46 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 0 hrs 37 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 Drogheda and Malahide by train usually takes 0 hrs 37 mins to cover a distance of 32.46 km. The shortest journey from Drogheda to Malahide will take you 0 hrs 30 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 Malahide 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 departures from Drogheda to Malahide?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Drogheda to Malahide leaving at 05:54. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 22:10.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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Drogheda to Malahide leaving at 05:54. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 22:10.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.

Which stations can I use on the Drogheda to Malahide route?

In Drogheda, departure stations include Drogheda MacBride. When you arrive in Malahide, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Malahide. 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 Drogheda to Malahide take place each day?

On average, there are 25 daily departures from Drogheda to Malahide. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 24 departures from Drogheda which travel directly to Malahide. There are 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Drogheda to Malahide. 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 Drogheda to Malahide
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Malahide.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Drogheda to Malahide, 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 Drogheda to Malahide.

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 €2.88 to €9.45 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 70% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Malahide

The cheapest Drogheda - Malahide train tickets can be found for as low as €2.17 if you’re lucky, or €4.78 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €6.72.

Find the best day to travel to Malahide by train

When travelling to Malahide 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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Drogheda to Malahide CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
2.27kg
Bus
2.43kg
Flight
6.49kg
Car
5.19kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Drogheda to Malahide by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Drogheda and Malahide are 2.27kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Drogheda and Malahide? By taking the train between Drogheda and Malahide you will save 4.22kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.16kg compared to a bus and 2.92kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Drogheda and Malahide by train?
Drogheda to Malahide is 32.46 km.
How long does the train between Drogheda and Malahide take?
Drogheda to Malahide is on average 0 hrs 37 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 30 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Drogheda to Malahide?
Drogheda to Malahide has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Drogheda to Malahide leave?
The earliest train from Drogheda to Malahide departs at 05:54. 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 Drogheda to Malahide depart?
The latest train from Drogheda to Malahide departs at 22:10. 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 Drogheda to Malahide?
There are on average 24 direct connection(s) from Drogheda to go to Malahide.
What's the fastest journey time between Drogheda to Malahide by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Drogheda and Malahide is 0 hrs 30 mins.
Is there a direct train from Drogheda to Malahide?
Yes, there is a direct train between Drogheda and Malahide.
What are the CO2 emissions for Drogheda to Malahide by train?
The train journey from Drogheda to Malahide creates 2.27kg of CO2 emissions.

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