Trains Kilkenny to Dublin: Times, Prices and Tickets

15/06/2024
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Kilkenny to Dublin by train

The journey from Kilkenny to Dublin by train is 101.15 km and takes 2 hrs 21 mins. There are 31 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:35 and the last at 19:14. It is possible to travel from Kilkenny to Dublin by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration2 hrs 21 mins
Connection per Day31
First Departure06:35
Last Departure19:14
Distance101.15 km
DepartureKilkenny
ArrivalDublin
CarriersIrish Rail

Kilkenny to Dublin Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 15 Jun 2024

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Kilkenny to Dublin. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Kilkenny to Dublin by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Kilkenny to Dublin 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 Kilkenny to Dublin.
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On average, a train ticket from Kilkenny to Dublin will cost you . 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.

How long is the journey from Kilkenny to Dublin by train?

The average journey time is 2 hrs 21 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 101.15 km from Kilkenny to Dublin. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Kilkenny to Dublin to take longer than 2 hrs 21 mins. In order to get from Kilkenny to Dublin faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Kilkenny and Dublin will complete the journey in 1 hr 28 mins. On average, it will take you about 2 hrs 21 mins to travel the 101.15 km between Kilkenny and Dublin.

At what time of the day can I travel from Kilkenny to Dublin?

The first daily departure from Kilkenny to Dublin leaves at 06:35, while the last journey of the day sets out at 19:14. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Kilkenny and Dublin. 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. The first journey of the night departs from Kilkenny at 06:35. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 19:14. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Kilkenny and Dublin. 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 to travel from Kilkenny to Dublin?

You can depart from Kilkenny at stations such as Kilkenny Railway Station. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Dublin at the following stations: Dublin ,Dublin Connolly. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Kilkenny and Dublin. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Kilkenny leave for Dublin?

If you want to get from Kilkenny to Dublin, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 31 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 6 direct journeys between Kilkenny and Dublin. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 25 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Kilkenny to Dublin. 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 Kilkenny to Dublin
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Dublin.

Book in advance and save

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

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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €1.40 to €7.78 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 82% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Dublin

The cheapest Kilkenny - Dublin train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €4.41 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €6.78.

Find the best day to travel to Dublin by train

When travelling to Dublin 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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Kilkenny to Dublin CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
7.08kg
Bus
7.59kg
Flight
20.23kg
Car
16.18kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Kilkenny to Dublin by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Kilkenny and Dublin are 7.08kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Kilkenny and Dublin? By taking the train between Kilkenny and Dublin you will save 13.15kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.51kg compared to a bus and 9.1kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Kilkenny and Dublin by train?
Kilkenny to Dublin is 101.15 km.
How long does the train between Kilkenny and Dublin take?
Kilkenny to Dublin is on average 2 hrs 21 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 28 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Kilkenny to Dublin?
Kilkenny to Dublin has 31 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Kilkenny to Dublin leave?
The earliest train from Kilkenny to Dublin 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 Kilkenny to Dublin depart?
The latest train from Kilkenny to Dublin departs at 19:14. 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 Kilkenny to Dublin?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Kilkenny to go to Dublin.
What's the fastest journey time between Kilkenny to Dublin by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Kilkenny and Dublin is 1 hr 28 mins.
Is there a direct train from Kilkenny to Dublin?
Yes, there is a direct train between Kilkenny and Dublin.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kilkenny to Dublin by train?
The train journey from Kilkenny to Dublin creates 7.08kg of CO2 emissions.

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