Trains Dublin to Carlow: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dublin to Carlow by train

The journey from Dublin to Carlow by train is 71.08 km and takes 1 hr 43 mins. There are 44 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:17 and the last at 20:15. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Carlow by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 43 mins
Connection per Day44
First Departure06:17
Last Departure20:15
Distance71.08 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalCarlow
CarriersIrish Rail

Dublin to Carlow Train Times

Departure date
Friday 19 Jul 2024

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Dublin to Carlow. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Dublin to Carlow?

The cheapest train tickets from Dublin to Carlow 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 Carlow.
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On average, a train ticket from Dublin to Carlow 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 much time will it take to go from Dublin to Carlow by train?

Traveling from Dublin to Carlow by train will usually take 1 hr 43 mins. This journey covers a distance of 71.08 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 43 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 from Dublin to Carlow covers a distance of 71.08 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 hr 43 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 0 hrs 49 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Dublin to Carlow faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Dublin to Carlow leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Dublin at 06:17, and the last departure will leave at 20:15. 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 Dublin to Carlow 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. The first departure of the night from Dublin to Carlow leaves at 06:17, while the last journey sets out at 20:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dublin and Carlow. 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 Dublin to Carlow?

In Dublin, departure stations include Dublin Connolly,Dublin . When you arrive in Carlow, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Carlow(IE). 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 daily journeys are there from Dublin to Carlow?

The exact number of journeys from Dublin to Carlow 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 44 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 Dublin to Carlow. 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 Dublin to Carlow varies, but in general, you can expect to find 10 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 34 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dublin to Carlow. 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 Carlow
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Carlow.

Book in advance and save

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

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 €0.42 to €6.21 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 93% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dublin to Carlow

The cheapest Dublin - Carlow train tickets can be found for as low as €2.20 if you’re lucky, or €3.70 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €8.49.

Find the best day to travel to Carlow by train

When travelling to Carlow 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 Carlow CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
4.98kg
Bus
5.33kg
Flight
14.22kg
Car
11.37kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dublin to Carlow by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dublin and Carlow are 4.98kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dublin and Carlow? By taking the train between Dublin and Carlow you will save 9.24kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.35kg compared to a bus and 6.39kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dublin and Carlow by train?
Dublin to Carlow is 71.08 km.
How long does the train between Dublin and Carlow take?
Dublin to Carlow is on average 1 hr 43 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 49 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dublin to Carlow?
Dublin to Carlow has 44 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dublin to Carlow leave?
The earliest train from Dublin to Carlow departs at 06:17. 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 Carlow depart?
The latest train from Dublin to Carlow departs at 20:15. 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 Carlow?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Carlow.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Carlow by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dublin and Carlow is 0 hrs 49 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dublin to Carlow?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dublin and Carlow.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Carlow by train?
The train journey from Dublin to Carlow creates 4.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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