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Best price 1.70 €
Journey duration 1 h 40 min
Connections per day 29
First departure 06:19
Last departure 18:35
Distance 71 km

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How much do train tickets from Dublin to Carlow cost?

The prices for train tickets from Dublin to Carlow 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. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Dublin to Carlow will cost 0.02 €. The average train ticket price is approximately 2.84 €. 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.

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Trains from Dublin to Carlow

How long will it take me to travel from Dublin to Carlow by train?

The journey between Dublin and Carlow by train usually takes 1 h 42 min to cover a distance of 71. The shortest journey from Dublin to Carlow will take you 50 min. 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 Carlow 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.

At what time of the day can I travel from Dublin to Carlow?

The first daily departure from Dublin to Carlow leaves at 06:17, while the last journey of the day sets out at 18:35. 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 can I use on the Dublin to Carlow route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Dublin from the following stations: Dublin Heuston, Dublin Pearse, Tara Street, Dublin Connolly and Docklands. Arriving at Carlow, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Carlow. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Carlow.

How many journeys from Dublin to Carlow are there every day?

On average, there are 33.5 daily departures from Dublin to Carlow. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 47 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Irishrail and Irish Rail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 7.5 departures from Dublin which travel directly to Carlow. There are 26 journeys with one change or more.