Trains Drogheda to Maynooth: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/05/2024
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Drogheda to Maynooth by train

The journey from Drogheda to Maynooth by train is 40.57 km and takes 1 hr 57 mins. There are 27 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:54 and the last at 22:35. It is possible to travel from Drogheda to Maynooth by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 57 mins
Connection per Day27
First Departure05:54
Last Departure22:35
Distance40.57 km
DepartureDrogheda
ArrivalMaynooth
CarriersIrish Rail

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Drogheda to Maynooth?

Prices will vary when you travel from Drogheda to Maynooth. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as , but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Drogheda to Maynooth. 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 Drogheda to Maynooth by train?

The average journey time is 1 hr 57 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 40.57 km from Drogheda to Maynooth. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Drogheda to Maynooth to take longer than 1 hr 57 mins. The journey between Drogheda and Maynooth by train usually takes 1 hr 57 mins to cover a distance of 40.57 km. The shortest journey from Drogheda to Maynooth will take you 1 hr 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 Maynooth 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 Drogheda to Maynooth?

The first journey of the day departs from Drogheda at 05:54. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 22:35. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Drogheda and Maynooth. 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Drogheda to Maynooth leaving at 05:54. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 22:35.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.

When traveling from Drogheda to Maynooth by train, which stations can I use?

You can depart from Drogheda at stations such as Drogheda MacBride. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Maynooth at the following stations: Maynooth Straffan Rd. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Drogheda and Maynooth. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Drogheda to Maynooth?

The exact number of journeys from Drogheda to Maynooth 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 27 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 Drogheda to Maynooth. 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 Drogheda to Maynooth varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 27 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Drogheda to Maynooth. 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 Maynooth
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Maynooth.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Drogheda to Maynooth

The cheapest Drogheda - Maynooth train tickets can be found for as low as €3.41 if you’re lucky, or €4.58 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €6.42.

Find the best day to travel to Maynooth by train

When travelling to Maynooth 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 Maynooth CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
2.84kg
Bus
3.04kg
Flight
8.11kg
Car
6.49kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Drogheda to Maynooth by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Drogheda and Maynooth are 2.84kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Drogheda and Maynooth? By taking the train between Drogheda and Maynooth you will save 5.27kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.2kg compared to a bus and 3.65kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Drogheda and Maynooth by train?
Drogheda to Maynooth is 40.57 km.
How long does the train between Drogheda and Maynooth take?
Drogheda to Maynooth is on average 1 hr 57 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 28 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Drogheda to Maynooth?
Drogheda to Maynooth has 27 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Drogheda to Maynooth leave?
The earliest train from Drogheda to Maynooth 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 Maynooth depart?
The latest train from Drogheda to Maynooth departs at 22:35. 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 Drogheda to Maynooth by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Drogheda and Maynooth is 1 hr 28 mins.
Is there a direct train from Drogheda to Maynooth?
Yes, there is a direct train between Drogheda and Maynooth.
What are the CO2 emissions for Drogheda to Maynooth by train?
The train journey from Drogheda to Maynooth creates 2.84kg of CO2 emissions.

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