Trains Dún Laoghaire to Carlow: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dún Laoghaire to Carlow by train

Journey duration 2 h 22 min
Connections per day 8
First departure 06:55
Last departure 18:14
Distance 73 km
Departure Dún Laoghaire
Arrival Carlow
Carriers Irishrail, Irish Rail

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How long will it take me to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Carlow by train?

The distance between Dún Laoghaire and Carlow is around 73 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 h 22 min. However, the fastest routes between Dún Laoghaire and Carlow take 2 h 11 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.

When do departures from Dún Laoghaire to Carlow leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Dún Laoghaire at 06:55. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 18:14. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Carlow. 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 Carlow by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Dún Laoghaire by using stations such as Dun Laoghaire (Mallin). These connect you to stations including Carlow in Carlow. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Dún Laoghaire or in Carlow, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Dún Laoghaire to Carlow?

The route from Dún Laoghaire to Carlow is served by providers including Irishrail and Irish Rail. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 9 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Dún Laoghaire 8 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Carlow, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 8 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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