Trains Dublin to Arklow: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dublin to Arklow by train

The journey from Dublin to Arklow by train is 60.54 km and takes 1 hr 59 mins. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 07:20 and the last at 20:10. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Arklow by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 59 mins
Connection per Day25
First Departure07:20
Last Departure20:10
Distance60.54 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalArklow
CarriersIrish Rail

Dublin to Arklow Train Times

Departure date
Friday 19 Jul 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Dublin to Arklow by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Dublin to Arklow cost . 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 Dublin to Arklow.
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The prices for train tickets from Dublin to Arklow 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 Dublin to Arklow by train?

The distance between Dublin and Arklow is approximately 60.54 km. In general, it will take you about 1 hr 59 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. In order to get from Dublin to Arklow faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Dublin and Arklow will complete the journey in 1 hr 34 mins. On average, it will take you about 1 hr 59 mins to travel the 60.54 km between Dublin and Arklow.

When do the first and last departures from Dublin to Arklow leave?

The first daily departure from Dublin to Arklow leaves at 07:20, while the last journey of the day sets out at 20:10. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dublin and Arklow. 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Dublin to Arklow leaving at 07:20. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 20:10.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 Dublin to Arklow route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Dublin and Arklow. You can start your journey in Dublin at stations such as Dublin ,Dublin Connolly. These connect to stations including Arklow Railway Station in Arklow. 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 Dublin to Arklow.

How many times a day do departures from Dublin leave for Arklow?

The route from Dublin to Arklow 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 Dublin 25 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Dublin to Arklow, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 16 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 9 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 Dublin to Arklow. 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 Dublin to Arklow
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Arklow.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dublin to Arklow, 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 Dublin to Arklow.

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 €1.21 to €4.94 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 76% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dublin to Arklow

The cheapest Dublin - Arklow train tickets can be found for as low as €2.54 if you’re lucky, or €4.50 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €8.49.

Find the best day to travel to Arklow by train

When travelling to Arklow 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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Dublin to Arklow CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
4.24kg
Bus
4.54kg
Flight
12.11kg
Car
9.69kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dublin to Arklow by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dublin and Arklow are 4.24kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dublin and Arklow? By taking the train between Dublin and Arklow you will save 7.87kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.3kg compared to a bus and 5.45kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dublin and Arklow by train?
Dublin to Arklow is 60.54 km.
How long does the train between Dublin and Arklow take?
Dublin to Arklow is on average 1 hr 59 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 34 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dublin to Arklow?
Dublin to Arklow has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dublin to Arklow leave?
The earliest train from Dublin to Arklow departs at 07:20. 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 Dublin to Arklow depart?
The latest train from Dublin to Arklow departs at 20:10. 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 Dublin to Arklow?
There are on average 16 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Arklow.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Arklow by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dublin and Arklow is 1 hr 34 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dublin to Arklow?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dublin and Arklow.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Arklow by train?
The train journey from Dublin to Arklow creates 4.24kg of CO2 emissions.

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