Trains Dundalk to Wexford: Times, Prices and Tickets

15/06/2024
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Dundalk to Wexford by train

The journey from Dundalk to Wexford by train is 185.46 km and takes 4 hrs 4 mins. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 08:00 and the last at 17:20. It is possible to travel from Dundalk to Wexford by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 4 mins
Connection per Day4
First Departure08:00
Last Departure17:20
Distance185.46 km
DepartureDundalk
ArrivalWexford
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much do train tickets from Dundalk to Wexford cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Dundalk to Wexford cost . 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 Dundalk to Wexford.
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When you're traveling from Dundalk to Wexford, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . 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.

How long will it take me to travel from Dundalk to Wexford by train?

Traveling from Dundalk to Wexford by train will usually take 4 hrs 4 mins. This journey covers a distance of 185.46 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 4 hrs 4 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Dundalk and Wexford runs for about 185.46 km and usually takes approximately 4 hrs 4 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 50 mins. If you are trying to get from Dundalk to Wexford 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.

When do departures from Dundalk to Wexford leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Dundalk at 08:00. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 17:20. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dundalk and Wexford. 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 Dundalk to Wexford, which usually leaves at 08:00. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 17:20. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Dundalk to Wexford by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Dundalk by using stations such as Dundalk, Bus Station. These connect you to stations including Wexford O'Hanrahan in Wexford. 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 Dundalk or in Wexford, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Dundalk to Wexford?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Dundalk to Wexford. 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 0 departures from Dundalk which travel directly to Wexford. There are 4 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dundalk to Wexford. 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 Dundalk to Wexford
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dundalk to Wexford.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dundalk to Wexford, 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 Dundalk to Wexford.

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 Dundalk to Wexford

The cheapest Dundalk - Wexford train tickets can be found for as low as €3.00 if you’re lucky, or €12.39 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €24.52.

Find the best day to travel to Wexford by train

When travelling to Wexford 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!

Services on board Irish Rail from Dundalk to Wexford
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Dundalk to Wexford CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
12.98kg
Bus
13.91kg
Flight
37.09kg
Car
29.67kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dundalk to Wexford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dundalk and Wexford are 12.98kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dundalk and Wexford? By taking the train between Dundalk and Wexford you will save 24.11kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.93kg compared to a bus and 16.69kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dundalk and Wexford by train?
Dundalk to Wexford is 185.46 km.
How long does the train between Dundalk and Wexford take?
Dundalk to Wexford is on average 4 hrs 4 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 50 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dundalk to Wexford?
Dundalk to Wexford has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dundalk to Wexford leave?
The earliest train from Dundalk to Wexford departs at 08:00. 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 Dundalk to Wexford depart?
The latest train from Dundalk to Wexford departs at 17:20. 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 Dundalk to Wexford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dundalk and Wexford is 3 hrs 50 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dundalk to Wexford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dundalk and Wexford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dundalk to Wexford by train?
The train journey from Dundalk to Wexford creates 12.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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