Trains Dún Laoghaire to Skerries: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train

The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train is 32.2 km and takes 1 hr 12 mins. There are 25 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:35 and the last at 23:41. It is possible to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 12 mins
Connection per Day25
First Departure06:35
Last Departure23:41
Distance32.2 km
DepartureDún Laoghaire
ArrivalSkerries
CarriersIrish Rail

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries?

When you're traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . You might be able to find prices as low as , but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries 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 will it take me to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train?

The average journey time is 1 hr 12 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 32.2 km from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries to take longer than 1 hr 12 mins. The distance between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries is around 32.2 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 12 mins. However, the fastest routes between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries take 0 hrs 59 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 Skerries leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Dún Laoghaire at 06:35. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 23:41. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries. 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. 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 23:41. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries. 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 Skerries by train, which stations can I use?

In Dún Laoghaire, departure stations include . When you arrive in Skerries, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Skerries. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Skerries take place each day?

The exact number of journeys from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 25 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries varies, but in general, you can expect to find 1 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 24 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries. 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 Skerries
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 Skerries.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Skerries

The cheapest Dún Laoghaire - Skerries train tickets can be found for as low as €1.78 if you’re lucky, or €2.88 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €4.45.

Find the best day to travel to Skerries by train

When travelling to Skerries 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 Skerries CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
2.25kg
Bus
2.42kg
Flight
6.44kg
Car
5.15kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries are 2.25kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries? By taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries you will save 4.19kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.17kg compared to a bus and 2.9kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries by train?
Dún Laoghaire to Skerries is 32.2 km.
How long does the train between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries take?
Dún Laoghaire to Skerries is on average 1 hr 12 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 59 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries?
Dún Laoghaire to Skerries has 25 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries leave?
The earliest train from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries 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 Skerries depart?
The latest train from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries departs at 23:41. 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 Skerries?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Dún Laoghaire to go to Skerries.
What's the fastest journey time between Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries is 0 hrs 59 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dún Laoghaire and Skerries.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dún Laoghaire to Skerries by train?
The train journey from Dún Laoghaire to Skerries creates 2.25kg of CO2 emissions.

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