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Best price 0.75 €
Journey duration 2 h 12 min
Connections per day 14
First departure 07:25
Last departure 20:55
Distance 86 km

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Limerick to Cork?

The prices for train tickets from Limerick to Cork vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Limerick to Cork will cost 0.75 €. The average train ticket price is approximately 3.99 €. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Trains from Limerick to Cork

How long will it take me to travel from Limerick to Cork by train?

What time are the first and last departures from Limerick to Cork?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Limerick to Cork, which usually leaves at 07:25. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 20:55. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Limerick to Cork route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Limerick from the following stations: Limerick Colbert. Arriving at Cork, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Cork (Kent). 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 Cork.

How many journeys from Limerick to Cork take place each day?

On average, there are 14 daily departures from Limerick to Cork. 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 14 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include irishrail and irish_rail, 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 departures from Limerick which travel directly to Cork. There are 14 journeys with one change or more.