Trains Maynooth to Limerick: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Maynooth to Limerick by train

The journey from Maynooth to Limerick by train is 157.77 km and takes 3 hrs 55 mins. There are 14 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:17 and the last at 19:20. It is possible to travel from Maynooth to Limerick by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 55 mins
Connection per Day14
First Departure06:17
Last Departure19:20
Distance157.77 km
DepartureMaynooth
ArrivalLimerick
CarriersIrish Rail

Maynooth to Limerick Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 25 May 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Maynooth to Limerick?

The prices for train tickets from Maynooth to Limerick 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 Maynooth to Limerick will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . 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.
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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 Maynooth to Limerick.

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

With a distance of 157.77 km between Maynooth and Limerick, it will usually take 3 hrs 55 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 55 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 Maynooth to Limerick 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 Maynooth and Limerick will complete the journey in 3 hrs 38 mins. On average, it will take you about 3 hrs 55 mins to travel the 157.77 km between Maynooth and Limerick.

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

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Maynooth at 06:17, and the last departure will leave at 19:20. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Maynooth to Limerick can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Maynooth at 06:17, and the last departure will leave at 19:20. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Maynooth to Limerick can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use on the Maynooth to Limerick route?

In Maynooth, departure stations include Maynooth Straffan Rd. When you arrive in Limerick, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Limerick, Dublin Rd (Hurler's Pub),Limerick Bus Station. Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do departures from Maynooth leave for Limerick?

If you want to get from Maynooth to Limerick, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 14 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 0 direct journeys between Maynooth and Limerick. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 14 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 Maynooth to Limerick. 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 Maynooth to Limerick
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Maynooth to Limerick.

Book in advance and save

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

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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The cheapest Maynooth - Limerick train tickets can be found for as low as €1.00 if you’re lucky, or €11.47 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €21.91.

Find the best day to travel to Limerick by train

When travelling to Limerick 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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Maynooth to Limerick CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
11.04kg
Bus
11.83kg
Flight
31.55kg
Car
25.24kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Maynooth to Limerick by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Maynooth and Limerick are 11.04kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Maynooth and Limerick? By taking the train between Maynooth and Limerick you will save 20.51kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.79kg compared to a bus and 14.2kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Maynooth and Limerick by train?
Maynooth to Limerick is 157.77 km.
How long does the train between Maynooth and Limerick take?
Maynooth to Limerick is on average 3 hrs 55 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 38 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Maynooth to Limerick?
Maynooth to Limerick has 14 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Maynooth to Limerick leave?
The earliest train from Maynooth to Limerick departs at 06:17. 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 Maynooth to Limerick depart?
The latest train from Maynooth to Limerick departs at 19:20. 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 Maynooth to Limerick by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Maynooth and Limerick is 3 hrs 38 mins.
Is there a direct train from Maynooth to Limerick?
Yes, there is a direct train between Maynooth and Limerick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Maynooth to Limerick by train?
The train journey from Maynooth to Limerick creates 11.04kg of CO2 emissions.

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