Trains Kilkenny to Waterford: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Kilkenny to Waterford by train

The journey from Kilkenny to Waterford by train is 45.08 km and takes 0 hrs 37 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 09:08 and the last at 20:16. It is possible to travel from Kilkenny to Waterford by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration0 hrs 37 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure09:08
Last Departure20:16
Distance45.08 km
DepartureKilkenny
ArrivalWaterford
CarriersIrish Rail

Kilkenny to Waterford Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 25 May 2024

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Kilkenny to Waterford. 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, a train ticket from Kilkenny to Waterford 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 does the journey from Kilkenny to Waterford take by train?

The journey between Kilkenny and Waterford by train is approximately 45.08 km. It will take you more or less 0 hrs 37 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 distance between Kilkenny and Waterford is around 45.08 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 0 hrs 37 mins. However, the fastest routes between Kilkenny and Waterford take 0 hrs 36 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 Waterford?

The first journey of the day departs from Kilkenny at 09:08. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 20:16. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Kilkenny and Waterford. 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 Kilkenny to Waterford, which usually leaves at 09:08. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 20:16. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

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

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Kilkenny from the following stations: Kilkenny Railway Station. Arriving at Waterford, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Waterford Bus 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 Waterford.

How many daily journeys are there from Kilkenny to Waterford?

The route from Kilkenny to Waterford 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 6 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Kilkenny to Waterford, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 6 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 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 Waterford. 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 Waterford
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Waterford.

Book in advance and save

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

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 ticket prices typically fluctuate as the departure date approaches. However, for the upcoming days, train ticket costs remain steady at €5.99. Whether you plan ahead or decide last-minute, you'll find tickets within a similar price range. So, relax and book when you're ready! Remember to check the latest prices and availability before booking to ensure you have the most accurate information for your trip.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Waterford

The cheapest Kilkenny - Waterford train tickets can be found for as low as €5.08 if you’re lucky, or €5.63 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €6.54.

Find the best day to travel to Waterford by train

When travelling to Waterford 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 Waterford CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
3.16kg
Bus
3.38kg
Flight
9.02kg
Car
7.21kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Kilkenny to Waterford by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Kilkenny and Waterford are 3.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Kilkenny and Waterford? By taking the train between Kilkenny and Waterford you will save 5.86kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.22kg compared to a bus and 4.05kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Kilkenny and Waterford by train?
Kilkenny to Waterford is 45.08 km.
How long does the train between Kilkenny and Waterford take?
Kilkenny to Waterford is on average 0 hrs 37 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 36 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Kilkenny to Waterford?
Kilkenny to Waterford has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Kilkenny to Waterford leave?
The earliest train from Kilkenny to Waterford departs at 09:08. 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 Waterford depart?
The latest train from Kilkenny to Waterford departs at 20:16. 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 Waterford?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Kilkenny to go to Waterford.
What's the fastest journey time between Kilkenny to Waterford by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Kilkenny and Waterford is 0 hrs 36 mins.
Is there a direct train from Kilkenny to Waterford?
Yes, there is a direct train between Kilkenny and Waterford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kilkenny to Waterford by train?
The train journey from Kilkenny to Waterford creates 3.16kg of CO2 emissions.

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