Trains Dún Laoghaire to Limerick: Times, Prices and Tickets

Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train

The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train is 180.81 km and takes 3 hrs 32 mins. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:30 and the last at 19:35. It is possible to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 32 mins
Connection per Day16
First Departure06:30
Last Departure19:35
Distance180.81 km
DepartureDún Laoghaire
ArrivalLimerick
CarriersIrish Rail

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

On average, a train ticket from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . 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.
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The prices for train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick 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. 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.

How long is the journey from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train?

The distance between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick is approximately 180.81 km. In general, it will take you about 3 hrs 32 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick runs for about 180.81 km and usually takes approximately 3 hrs 32 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 hrs 18 mins. If you are trying to get from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick, which usually leaves at 06:30. 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. The first journey of the night departs from Dún Laoghaire at 06:30. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 19:35. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick. 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.

Which stations can I use on the Dún Laoghaire to Limerick route?

In Dún Laoghaire, departure stations include . When you arrive in Limerick, 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 departures from Dún Laoghaire leave for Limerick?

The route from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Dún Laoghaire 16 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 16 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. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick. 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 Limerick
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 Limerick.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Limerick

The cheapest Dún Laoghaire - Limerick train tickets can be found for as low as €3.61 if you’re lucky, or €5.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.01.

Find the best day to travel to Limerick by train

When travelling to Limerick 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 Limerick CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
12.66kg
Bus
13.56kg
Flight
36.16kg
Car
28.93kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick are 12.66kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick? By taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick you will save 23.5kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.9kg compared to a bus and 16.27kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick by train?
Dún Laoghaire to Limerick is 180.81 km.
How long does the train between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick take?
Dún Laoghaire to Limerick is on average 3 hrs 32 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 18 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick?
Dún Laoghaire to Limerick has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick leave?
The earliest train from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick departs at 06:30. 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 Limerick depart?
The latest train from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick departs at 19:35. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick is 3 hrs 18 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dún Laoghaire and Limerick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dún Laoghaire to Limerick by train?
The train journey from Dún Laoghaire to Limerick creates 12.66kg of CO2 emissions.

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