Trains Drogheda to Wexford: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/05/2024
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Drogheda to Wexford by train

The journey from Drogheda to Wexford by train is 154.32 km and takes 3 hrs 43 mins. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:28 and the last at 17:41. It is possible to travel from Drogheda to Wexford by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 43 mins
Connection per Day5
First Departure06:28
Last Departure17:41
Distance154.32 km
DepartureDrogheda
ArrivalWexford
CarriersIrish Rail

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

When you're traveling from Drogheda 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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On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Drogheda to Wexford.

How much time will it take to go from Drogheda to Wexford by train?

With a distance of 154.32 km between Drogheda and Wexford, it will usually take 3 hrs 43 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 3 hrs 43 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Drogheda and Wexford by train usually takes 3 hrs 43 mins to cover a distance of 154.32 km. The shortest journey from Drogheda to Wexford will take you 3 hrs 26 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 Wexford 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 Wexford?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Drogheda to Wexford, which usually leaves at 06:28. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 17:41. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first departure of the night from Drogheda to Wexford leaves at 06:28, while the last journey sets out at 17:41. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Drogheda and Wexford. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from Drogheda to Wexford?

You can depart from Drogheda at stations such as Drogheda MacBride. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Wexford at the following stations: Wexford O'Hanrahan. 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 Wexford. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Drogheda to Wexford are there every day?

The route from Drogheda 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 Drogheda 5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Drogheda 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 Drogheda 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 Drogheda to Wexford
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Wexford.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Drogheda 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 Drogheda 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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Wexford

The cheapest Drogheda - Wexford train tickets can be found for as low as €8.08 if you’re lucky, or €10.14 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €13.00.

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!

Services on board Irish Rail from Drogheda to Wexford
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Drogheda to Wexford CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
10.8kg
Bus
11.57kg
Flight
30.86kg
Car
24.69kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Drogheda to Wexford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Drogheda and Wexford are 10.8kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Drogheda and Wexford? By taking the train between Drogheda and Wexford you will save 20.06kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.77kg compared to a bus and 13.89kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Drogheda and Wexford by train?
Drogheda to Wexford is 154.32 km.
How long does the train between Drogheda and Wexford take?
Drogheda to Wexford is on average 3 hrs 43 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 26 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Drogheda to Wexford?
Drogheda to Wexford has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Drogheda to Wexford leave?
The earliest train from Drogheda to Wexford departs at 06:28. 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 Wexford depart?
The latest train from Drogheda to Wexford departs at 17:41. 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 Wexford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Drogheda and Wexford is 3 hrs 26 mins.
Is there a direct train from Drogheda to Wexford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Drogheda and Wexford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Drogheda to Wexford by train?
The train journey from Drogheda to Wexford creates 10.8kg of CO2 emissions.

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