Trains Ennis to Kilkenny: Times, Prices and Tickets

19/07/2024
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Ennis to Kilkenny by train

The journey from Ennis to Kilkenny by train is 118.74 km and takes 4 hrs 52 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:50 and the last at 15:15. It is possible to travel from Ennis to Kilkenny by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 52 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure06:50
Last Departure15:15
Distance118.74 km
DepartureEnnis
ArrivalKilkenny
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much do train tickets from Ennis to Kilkenny cost?

Prices will vary when you travel from Ennis to Kilkenny. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as , but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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When you're traveling from Ennis to Kilkenny, 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 does it take to get from Ennis to Kilkenny by train?

The journey between Ennis and Kilkenny by train is approximately 118.74 km. It will take you more or less 4 hrs 52 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 journey from Ennis to Kilkenny covers a distance of 118.74 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 hrs 52 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 hrs 4 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Ennis to Kilkenny faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Ennis to Kilkenny leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Ennis at 06:50, and the last departure will leave at 15:15. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Ennis to Kilkenny can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first departure of the night from Ennis to Kilkenny leaves at 06:50, while the last journey sets out at 15:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Ennis and Kilkenny. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use to travel from Ennis to Kilkenny?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Ennis from the following stations: Ennis Railway Station. Arriving at Kilkenny, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Kilkenny Railway Station. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Kilkenny.

How many daily journeys are there from Ennis to Kilkenny?

On average, there are 6 daily departures from Ennis to Kilkenny. 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 Ennis which travel directly to Kilkenny. There are 6 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Ennis to Kilkenny. 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 Ennis to Kilkenny
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Ennis to Kilkenny.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Ennis to Kilkenny, 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 Ennis to Kilkenny.

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 Ennis to Kilkenny

The cheapest Ennis - Kilkenny train tickets can be found for as low as €2.19 if you’re lucky, or €4.96 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €8.00.

Find the best day to travel to Kilkenny by train

When travelling to Kilkenny 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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Ennis to Kilkenny CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
8.31kg
Bus
8.91kg
Flight
23.75kg
Car
19kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Ennis to Kilkenny by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Ennis and Kilkenny are 8.31kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Ennis and Kilkenny? By taking the train between Ennis and Kilkenny you will save 15.44kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.6kg compared to a bus and 10.69kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Ennis and Kilkenny by train?
Ennis to Kilkenny is 118.74 km.
How long does the train between Ennis and Kilkenny take?
Ennis to Kilkenny is on average 4 hrs 52 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 4 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Ennis to Kilkenny?
Ennis to Kilkenny has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Ennis to Kilkenny leave?
The earliest train from Ennis to Kilkenny departs at 06:50. 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 Ennis to Kilkenny depart?
The latest train from Ennis to Kilkenny departs at 15:15. 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 Ennis to Kilkenny by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Ennis and Kilkenny is 4 hrs 4 mins.
Is there a direct train from Ennis to Kilkenny?
Yes, there is a direct train between Ennis and Kilkenny.
What are the CO2 emissions for Ennis to Kilkenny by train?
The train journey from Ennis to Kilkenny creates 8.31kg of CO2 emissions.

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