Trains Kilkenny to Maynooth: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/05/2024
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Kilkenny to Maynooth by train

The journey from Kilkenny to Maynooth by train is 92.54 km and takes 3 hrs 17 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:35 and the last at 19:15. It is possible to travel from Kilkenny to Maynooth by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 17 mins
Connection per Day8
First Departure06:35
Last Departure19:15
Distance92.54 km
DepartureKilkenny
ArrivalMaynooth
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Kilkenny to Maynooth?

Prices will vary when you travel from Kilkenny to Maynooth. 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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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 Maynooth.

How much time will it take to go from Kilkenny to Maynooth by train?

With a distance of 92.54 km between Kilkenny and Maynooth, it will usually take 3 hrs 17 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 3 hrs 17 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Kilkenny to Maynooth 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 Maynooth will complete the journey in 2 hrs 53 mins. On average, it will take you about 3 hrs 17 mins to travel the 92.54 km between Kilkenny and Maynooth.

What time are the departures from Kilkenny to Maynooth?

The first daily departure from Kilkenny to Maynooth leaves at 06:35, while the last journey of the day sets out at 19:15. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Kilkenny and Maynooth. 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Kilkenny to Maynooth leaving at 06:35. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night 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.

When traveling from Kilkenny to Maynooth by train, which stations can I use?

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 Maynooth at the following stations: Maynooth Straffan Rd. 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 Maynooth. 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 Maynooth?

On average, there are 8 daily departures from Kilkenny to Maynooth. 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 Kilkenny which travel directly to Maynooth. There are 8 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Kilkenny to Maynooth. 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 Maynooth
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Maynooth.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Maynooth

The cheapest Kilkenny - Maynooth train tickets can be found for as low as €0.70 if you’re lucky, or €7.31 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €17.19.

Find the best day to travel to Maynooth by train

When travelling to Maynooth 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 Maynooth CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
6.48kg
Bus
6.94kg
Flight
18.51kg
Car
14.81kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Kilkenny to Maynooth by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Kilkenny and Maynooth are 6.48kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Kilkenny and Maynooth? By taking the train between Kilkenny and Maynooth you will save 12.03kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.46kg compared to a bus and 8.33kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Kilkenny and Maynooth by train?
Kilkenny to Maynooth is 92.54 km.
How long does the train between Kilkenny and Maynooth take?
Kilkenny to Maynooth is on average 3 hrs 17 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 53 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Kilkenny to Maynooth?
Kilkenny to Maynooth has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Kilkenny to Maynooth leave?
The earliest train from Kilkenny to Maynooth 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 Maynooth depart?
The latest train from Kilkenny to Maynooth 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 Maynooth by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Kilkenny and Maynooth is 2 hrs 53 mins.
Is there a direct train from Kilkenny to Maynooth?
Yes, there is a direct train between Kilkenny and Maynooth.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kilkenny to Maynooth by train?
The train journey from Kilkenny to Maynooth creates 6.48kg of CO2 emissions.

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