Trains Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/05/2024
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Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train

The journey from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train is 103.31 km and takes 2 hrs 53 mins. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:35 and the last at 19:15. It is possible to travel from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration2 hrs 53 mins
Connection per Day7
First Departure06:35
Last Departure19:15
Distance103.31 km
DepartureKilkenny
ArrivalDún Laoghaire
CarriersIrish Rail

Traveling from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire with Virail

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 Dún Laoghaire. 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 Dún Laoghaire by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire 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 Dún Laoghaire.
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When you're traveling from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire, 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 the journey from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire take by train?

Traveling from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train will usually take 2 hrs 53 mins. This journey covers a distance of 103.31 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hrs 53 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 distance between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire is around 103.31 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hrs 53 mins. However, the fastest routes between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire take 2 hrs 41 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.

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

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire leaving at 06:35. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:15.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire, which usually leaves at 06:35. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 19:15. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire?

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 Dún Laoghaire at the following stations: . 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 Dún Laoghaire. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire?

The route from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire 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 Kilkenny 7 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire, 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 7 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 Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire. 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 Dún Laoghaire
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire

The cheapest Kilkenny - Dún Laoghaire train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.70.

Find the best day to travel to Dún Laoghaire by train

When travelling to Dún Laoghaire 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 Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire
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Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
7.23kg
Bus
7.75kg
Flight
20.66kg
Car
16.53kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire are 7.23kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire? By taking the train between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire you will save 13.43kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.52kg compared to a bus and 9.3kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire by train?
Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire is 103.31 km.
How long does the train between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire take?
Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire is on average 2 hrs 53 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 41 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire?
Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire leave?
The earliest train from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire 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 Dún Laoghaire depart?
The latest train from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire departs at 19:15. 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 Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire is 2 hrs 41 mins.
Is there a direct train from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire?
Yes, there is a direct train between Kilkenny and Dún Laoghaire.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire by train?
The train journey from Kilkenny to Dún Laoghaire creates 7.23kg of CO2 emissions.

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