Trains Waterford to Carlow: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Waterford to Carlow by train

The journey from Waterford to Carlow by train is 66.05 km and takes 1 hr 8 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:55 and the last at 18:25. It is possible to travel from Waterford to Carlow by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 8 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure05:55
Last Departure18:25
Distance66.05 km
DepartureWaterford
ArrivalCarlow
CarriersIrish Rail

Waterford to Carlow Train Times

Departure date
Sunday 21 Jul 2024

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What's the best way to get from Waterford to Carlow? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Waterford to Carlow, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Waterford to Carlow by train?

The prices for train tickets from Waterford to Carlow 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 Waterford to Carlow 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, a train ticket from Waterford to Carlow 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 Waterford to Carlow take by train?

Traveling from Waterford to Carlow by train will usually take 1 hr 8 mins. This journey covers a distance of 66.05 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 8 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 journey between Waterford and Carlow by train usually takes 1 hr 8 mins to cover a distance of 66.05 km. The shortest journey from Waterford to Carlow will take you 0 hrs 52 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Carlow quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the departures from Waterford to Carlow?

The first daily departure from Waterford to Carlow leaves at 05:55, while the last journey of the day sets out at 18:25. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Waterford and Carlow. 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. The first journey of the night departs from Waterford at 05:55. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 18:25. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Waterford and Carlow. 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Waterford to Carlow?

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

How many journeys from Waterford to Carlow take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Waterford to Carlow using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Waterford to Carlow using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 6 direct connections from Waterford to Carlow each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 0 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Waterford to Carlow. 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 Waterford to Carlow
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Waterford to Carlow.

Book in advance and save

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

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 €8.49. 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 Waterford to Carlow

The cheapest Waterford - Carlow train tickets can be found for as low as €6.89 if you’re lucky, or €8.33 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €10.00.

Find the best day to travel to Carlow by train

When travelling to Carlow 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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Waterford to Carlow CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
4.62kg
Bus
4.95kg
Flight
13.21kg
Car
10.57kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Waterford to Carlow by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Waterford and Carlow are 4.62kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Waterford and Carlow? By taking the train between Waterford and Carlow you will save 8.59kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.33kg compared to a bus and 5.95kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Waterford and Carlow by train?
Waterford to Carlow is 66.05 km.
How long does the train between Waterford and Carlow take?
Waterford to Carlow is on average 1 hr 8 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hrs 52 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Waterford to Carlow?
Waterford to Carlow has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Waterford to Carlow leave?
The earliest train from Waterford to Carlow departs at 05:55. 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 Waterford to Carlow depart?
The latest train from Waterford to Carlow departs at 18:25. 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 Waterford to Carlow?
There are on average 6 direct connection(s) from Waterford to go to Carlow.
What's the fastest journey time between Waterford to Carlow by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Waterford and Carlow is 0 hrs 52 mins.
Is there a direct train from Waterford to Carlow?
Yes, there is a direct train between Waterford and Carlow.
What are the CO2 emissions for Waterford to Carlow by train?
The train journey from Waterford to Carlow creates 4.62kg of CO2 emissions.

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