Trains Dún Laoghaire to Arklow: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/05/2024
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Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train

The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train is 55.76 km and takes 1 hr 16 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 09:58 and the last at 20:30. It is possible to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 16 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure09:58
Last Departure20:30
Distance55.76 km
DepartureDún Laoghaire
ArrivalArklow
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much does it cost to get from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train?

The prices for train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow 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 Dún Laoghaire to Arklow will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . 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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On average, a train ticket from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow will cost you . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train?

With a distance of 55.76 km between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow, it will usually take 1 hr 16 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 1 hr 16 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow covers a distance of 55.76 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 hr 16 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 14 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow?

The first journey of the day departs from Dún Laoghaire at 09:58. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 20:30. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow, which usually leaves at 09:58. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 20:30. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow. You can start your journey in Dún Laoghaire at stations such as . These connect to stations including Arklow Railway Station in Arklow. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow.

How many journeys from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 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 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow 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, 6 direct connections from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 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. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Arklow
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow, 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 Dún Laoghaire to Arklow.

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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Find the best day to travel to Arklow by train

When travelling to Arklow 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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Dún Laoghaire to Arklow CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
3.9kg
Bus
4.18kg
Flight
11.15kg
Car
8.92kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow are 3.9kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow? By taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow you will save 7.25kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.28kg compared to a bus and 5.02kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow by train?
Dún Laoghaire to Arklow is 55.76 km.
How long does the train between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow take?
Dún Laoghaire to Arklow is on average 1 hr 16 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 14 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow?
Dún Laoghaire to Arklow has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow leave?
The earliest train from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow departs at 09:58. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Arklow depart?
The latest train from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow departs at 20:30. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Arklow?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Dún Laoghaire to go to Arklow.
What's the fastest journey time between Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow is 1 hr 14 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dún Laoghaire and Arklow.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dún Laoghaire to Arklow by train?
The train journey from Dún Laoghaire to Arklow creates 3.9kg of CO2 emissions.

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