Trains Dublin to Rosslare: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dublin to Rosslare by train

The journey from Dublin to Rosslare by train is 118.04 km and takes 3 hrs 16 mins. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 08:26 and the last at 18:45. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Rosslare by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 16 mins
Connection per Day16
First Departure08:26
Last Departure18:45
Distance118.04 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalRosslare
CarriersIrish Rail

Dublin to Rosslare Train Times

Departure date
Sunday 19 May 2024

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How much do train tickets from Dublin to Rosslare cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Dublin to Rosslare. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as , but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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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 Rosslare.

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

The average journey time is 3 hrs 16 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 118.04 km from Dublin to Rosslare. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Dublin to Rosslare to take longer than 3 hrs 16 mins. The journey between Dublin and Rosslare by train usually takes 3 hrs 16 mins to cover a distance of 118.04 km. The shortest journey from Dublin to Rosslare will take you 2 hrs 51 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 Rosslare 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.

When do departures from Dublin to Rosslare leave?

The first daily departure from Dublin to Rosslare leaves at 08:26, while the last journey of the day sets out at 18:45. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dublin and Rosslare. 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Dublin at 08:26, and the last departure will leave at 18:45. 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 Rosslare 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.

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

How many journeys from Dublin to Rosslare take place each day?

On average, there are 16 daily departures from Dublin to Rosslare. 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 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , 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 10 departures from Dublin which travel directly to Rosslare. There are 6 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dublin to Rosslare. 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 Rosslare
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Rosslare.

Book in advance and save

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

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 €1.40 to €13.75 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 90% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dublin to Rosslare

The cheapest Dublin - Rosslare train tickets can be found for as low as €2.60 if you’re lucky, or €3.87 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €8.03.

Find the best day to travel to Rosslare by train

When travelling to Rosslare 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 Rosslare CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
8.26kg
Bus
8.85kg
Flight
23.61kg
Car
18.89kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dublin to Rosslare by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dublin and Rosslare are 8.26kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dublin and Rosslare? By taking the train between Dublin and Rosslare you will save 15.35kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.59kg compared to a bus and 10.63kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dublin and Rosslare by train?
Dublin to Rosslare is 118.04 km.
How long does the train between Dublin and Rosslare take?
Dublin to Rosslare is on average 3 hrs 16 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 51 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dublin to Rosslare?
Dublin to Rosslare has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dublin to Rosslare leave?
The earliest train from Dublin to Rosslare departs at 08:26. 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 Rosslare depart?
The latest train from Dublin to Rosslare departs at 18:45. 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 Rosslare?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Rosslare.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Rosslare by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dublin and Rosslare is 2 hrs 51 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dublin to Rosslare?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dublin and Rosslare.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Rosslare by train?
The train journey from Dublin to Rosslare creates 8.26kg of CO2 emissions.

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