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Trains Dublin to Waterford: Times, Prices and Tickets

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What's the best way to get from Dublin to Waterford? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Dublin to Waterford, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Dublin to Waterford by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Dublin to Waterford cost € 0.01. On average, you can expect to spend around € 10.66 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 Waterford.

Dublin to Waterford by train

Best price € 0.03
Journey duration 3 h 10 min
Connections per day 42
First departure 07:17
Last departure 19:35
Distance 133 km
Departure Dublin
Arrival Waterford
Carriers Irishrail, Irish Rail

Ticket price Dublin - Waterford every day

€ 1.20
€ 1.20
In 2 days
€ 1.54
In 3 days
€ 1.54
In 4 days
€ 1.54
In 5 days
€ 1.20
In 6 days
€ 1.54

Route Summary by Train

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Dublin - Waterford


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Friday, June 3rd 2022
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Dublin Connolly - Waterford (Plunkett)
15:35 - 18:13
Irish Rail
2h 38min
1 changes
CO2: 0.38kg

How long is the journey from Dublin to Waterford by train?

The distance between Dublin and Waterford is around 133 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 h 9 min. However, the fastest routes between Dublin and Waterford take 1 h 42 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the departures from Dublin to Waterford?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dublin to Waterford, which usually leaves at 07:17. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 19:35. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use to travel from Dublin to Waterford?

In Dublin, departure stations include Dublin Heuston, Dublin Connolly, Dublin Pearse and Tara Street. When you arrive in Waterford, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Waterford (Plunkett). 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 journeys from Dublin to Waterford are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Dublin to Waterford using companies such as Irish Rail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 41 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 45 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Dublin to Waterford using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 8 direct connections from Dublin to Waterford each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 33 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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