Trains Drumcondra to Dundalk: Times, Prices and Tickets

15/06/2024
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Drumcondra to Dundalk by train

The journey from Drumcondra to Dundalk by train is 70.89 km and takes 1 hr 36 mins. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 07:18 and the last at 23:04. It is possible to travel from Drumcondra to Dundalk by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 36 mins
Connection per Day13
First Departure07:18
Last Departure23:04
Distance70.89 km
DepartureDrumcondra
ArrivalDundalk
CarriersIrish Rail

Traveling from Drumcondra to Dundalk with Virail

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How much do train tickets from Drumcondra to Dundalk cost?

On average, a train ticket from Drumcondra to Dundalk 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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On average, a train ticket from Drumcondra to Dundalk will cost you . 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.

How long is the journey from Drumcondra to Dundalk by train?

Traveling from Drumcondra to Dundalk by train will usually take 1 hr 36 mins. This journey covers a distance of 70.89 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 36 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 Drumcondra and Dundalk runs for about 70.89 km and usually takes approximately 1 hr 36 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 1 hr 12 mins. If you are trying to get from Drumcondra to Dundalk as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

When do the first and last departures from Drumcondra to Dundalk leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Drumcondra at 07:18, and the last departure will leave at 23:04. 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk 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. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Drumcondra to Dundalk, which usually leaves at 07:18. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 23:04. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Drumcondra to Dundalk?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Drumcondra and Dundalk. You can start your journey in Drumcondra at stations such as Dublin, Drumcondra Station. These connect to stations including Dundalk, Bus Station in Dundalk. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Drumcondra to Dundalk.

How many journeys from Drumcondra to Dundalk are there every day?

If you want to get from Drumcondra to Dundalk, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 13 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 Drumcondra and Dundalk. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 13 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk. 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Drumcondra to Dundalk.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Drumcondra to Dundalk, 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk.

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 Drumcondra to Dundalk

The cheapest Drumcondra - Dundalk train tickets can be found for as low as €0.73 if you’re lucky, or €17.56 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €59.69.

Find the best day to travel to Dundalk by train

When travelling to Dundalk 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk
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Drumcondra to Dundalk CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
4.96kg
Bus
5.32kg
Flight
14.18kg
Car
11.34kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Drumcondra to Dundalk by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Drumcondra and Dundalk are 4.96kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Drumcondra and Dundalk? By taking the train between Drumcondra and Dundalk you will save 9.22kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.36kg compared to a bus and 6.38kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Drumcondra and Dundalk by train?
Drumcondra to Dundalk is 70.89 km.
How long does the train between Drumcondra and Dundalk take?
Drumcondra to Dundalk is on average 1 hr 36 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 12 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Drumcondra to Dundalk?
Drumcondra to Dundalk has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Drumcondra to Dundalk leave?
The earliest train from Drumcondra to Dundalk departs at 07:18. 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk depart?
The latest train from Drumcondra to Dundalk departs at 23:04. 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 Drumcondra to Dundalk by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Drumcondra and Dundalk is 1 hr 12 mins.
Is there a direct train from Drumcondra to Dundalk?
Yes, there is a direct train between Drumcondra and Dundalk.
What are the CO2 emissions for Drumcondra to Dundalk by train?
The train journey from Drumcondra to Dundalk creates 4.96kg of CO2 emissions.

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