Trains Dublin to Cobh: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dublin to Cobh by train

The journey from Dublin to Cobh by train is 214.95 km and takes 4 hrs 9 mins. There are 59 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:20 and the last at 19:00. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Cobh by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 9 mins
Connection per Day59
First Departure05:20
Last Departure19:00
Distance214.95 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalCobh
CarriersIrish Rail

Dublin to Cobh Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 15 Jun 2024

Traveling from Dublin to Cobh with Virail

Do you know the best way to get from Dublin to Cobh? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Dublin to Cobh?

The cheapest train tickets from Dublin to Cobh 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 Cobh.
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When you're traveling from Dublin to Cobh, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . 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.

How long does it take to get from Dublin to Cobh by train?

With a distance of 214.95 km between Dublin and Cobh, it will usually take 4 hrs 9 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 4 hrs 9 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Dublin and Cobh by train usually takes 4 hrs 9 mins to cover a distance of 214.95 km. The shortest journey from Dublin to Cobh will take you 3 hrs 21 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 Cobh 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 Cobh?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Dublin to Cobh leaving at 05:20. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:00.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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Dublin to Cobh leaving at 05:20. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 19:00.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.

What are the stations on the Dublin to Cobh 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 ,Dublin Connolly. Arriving at Cobh, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Cobh Railway Station. 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 Cobh.

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

If you want to get from Dublin to Cobh, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 59 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 Dublin and Cobh. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 59 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 Dublin to Cobh. 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 Cobh
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Cobh.

Book in advance and save

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

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 €0.93 to €18.61 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 95% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dublin to Cobh

The cheapest Dublin - Cobh train tickets can be found for as low as €2.68 if you’re lucky, or €6.13 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €15.28.

Find the best day to travel to Cobh by train

When travelling to Cobh 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 Cobh CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
15.05kg
Bus
16.12kg
Flight
42.99kg
Car
34.39kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dublin to Cobh by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dublin and Cobh are 15.05kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dublin and Cobh? By taking the train between Dublin and Cobh you will save 27.94kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.07kg compared to a bus and 19.34kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dublin and Cobh by train?
Dublin to Cobh is 214.95 km.
How long does the train between Dublin and Cobh take?
Dublin to Cobh is on average 4 hrs 9 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 21 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dublin to Cobh?
Dublin to Cobh has 59 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dublin to Cobh leave?
The earliest train from Dublin to Cobh departs at 05:20. 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 Cobh depart?
The latest train from Dublin to Cobh departs at 19:00. 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 Dublin to Cobh by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dublin and Cobh is 3 hrs 21 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dublin to Cobh?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dublin and Cobh.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Cobh by train?
The train journey from Dublin to Cobh creates 15.05kg of CO2 emissions.

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