Trains Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan: Times, Prices and Tickets

Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train

The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train is 35.62 km and takes 1 hr 18 mins. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:35 and the last at 23:05. It is possible to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 18 mins
Connection per Day25
First Departure06:35
Last Departure23:05
Distance35.62 km
DepartureDún Laoghaire
ArrivalBalbriggan
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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan?

The prices for train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan 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 Balbriggan 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, 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 Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan.

How long does it take to get from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train?

The journey between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan by train is approximately 35.62 km. It will take you more or less 1 hr 18 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan is around 35.62 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 hr 18 mins. However, the fastest routes between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan take 1 hr 4 mins. 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.

When do the first and last departures from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan leaving at 06:35. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 23:05.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. The first journey of the night departs from Dún Laoghaire at 06:35. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 23:05. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan. 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.

When traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train, which stations can I use?

In Dún Laoghaire, departure stations include . When you arrive in Balbriggan, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . 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 times a day do journeys run from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan?

On average, there are 25 daily departures from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan. 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 2 departures from Dún Laoghaire which travel directly to Balbriggan. There are 23 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan. 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 Balbriggan
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 Balbriggan.

Book in advance and save

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

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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan

The cheapest Dún Laoghaire - Balbriggan train tickets can be found for as low as €1.60 if you’re lucky, or €3.84 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €6.77.

Find the best day to travel to Balbriggan by train

When travelling to Balbriggan 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 Balbriggan CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
2.49kg
Bus
2.67kg
Flight
7.12kg
Car
5.7kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan are 2.49kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan? By taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan you will save 4.63kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.18kg compared to a bus and 3.21kg compared to a car.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan by train?
Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan is 35.62 km.
How long does the train between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan take?
Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan is on average 1 hr 18 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 4 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan?
Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan leave?
The earliest train from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan departs at 06:35. 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 Balbriggan depart?
The latest train from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan departs at 23:05. 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 Balbriggan?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Dún Laoghaire to go to Balbriggan.
What's the fastest journey time between Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan is 1 hr 4 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dún Laoghaire and Balbriggan.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan by train?
The train journey from Dún Laoghaire to Balbriggan creates 2.49kg of CO2 emissions.

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