Trains Waterford to Carrick on Shannon: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train

The journey from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train is 199.01 km and takes 5 hrs 35 mins. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:55 and the last at 16:05. It is possible to travel from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hrs 35 mins
Connection per Day5
First Departure05:55
Last Departure16:05
Distance199.01 km
DepartureWaterford
ArrivalCarrick on Shannon
CarriersIrish Rail

Waterford to Carrick on Shannon Train Times

Departure date
Monday 24 Jun 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon?

On average, a train ticket from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. 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.

How much time will it take to go from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train?

The distance between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon is approximately 199.01 km. In general, it will take you about 5 hrs 35 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon covers a distance of 199.01 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 hrs 35 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 5 hrs 16 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

At what time of the day can I travel from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon leaving at 05:55. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 16:05.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. 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 16:05. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon. 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 Carrick on Shannon?

In Waterford, departure stations include Waterford Bus Station. When you arrive in Carrick on Shannon, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Carrick on Shannon. 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 journeys from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon are there every day?

If you want to get from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 5 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 Waterford and Carrick on Shannon. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 5 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 Waterford to Carrick on Shannon. 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 Carrick on Shannon
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Waterford - Carrick on Shannon train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.70.

Find the best day to travel to Carrick on Shannon by train

When travelling to Carrick on Shannon 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 Carrick on Shannon CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
13.93kg
Bus
14.93kg
Flight
39.8kg
Car
31.84kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon are 13.93kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon? By taking the train between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon you will save 25.87kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1kg compared to a bus and 17.91kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon by train?
Waterford to Carrick on Shannon is 199.01 km.
How long does the train between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon take?
Waterford to Carrick on Shannon is on average 5 hrs 35 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hrs 16 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon?
Waterford to Carrick on Shannon has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon leave?
The earliest train from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon 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 Carrick on Shannon depart?
The latest train from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon departs at 16:05. 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 Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon is 5 hrs 16 mins.
Is there a direct train from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon?
Yes, there is a direct train between Waterford and Carrick on Shannon.
What are the CO2 emissions for Waterford to Carrick on Shannon by train?
The train journey from Waterford to Carrick on Shannon creates 13.93kg of CO2 emissions.

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