Trains Dublin to Kildare: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

The prices for train tickets from Dublin to Kildare 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 Kildare will cost € 0.04. The average train ticket price is approximately € 8.68. 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.

Dublin to Kildare by train

Best price € 1.22
Journey duration 1 h 14 min
Connections per day 123
First departure 04:45
Last departure 23:10
Distance 48 km
Departure Dublin
Arrival Kildare
Carriers Irishrail, Irish Rail

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Dublin - Kildare


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

The journey between Dublin and Kildare by train usually takes 1 h 15 min to cover a distance of 49 km. The shortest journey from Dublin to Kildare will take you 28 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 Kildare 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.

What time are the first and last departures from Dublin to Kildare?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Dublin at 05:45, and the last departure will leave at 23:10. 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 Kildare 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.

When traveling from Dublin to Kildare by train, which stations can I use?

You can depart from Dublin at stations such as Dublin Heuston, Tara Street, Dublin Connolly and Dublin Pearse. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Kildare at the following stations: Kildare. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Dublin and Kildare. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Dublin to Kildare?

On average, there are 122 daily departures from Dublin to Kildare. 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 126 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 26 departures from Dublin which travel directly to Kildare. There are 96 journeys with one change or more.


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