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Trains Waterford to Dundalk: Times, Prices and Tickets

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What's the best way to get from Waterford to Dundalk? 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 Dundalk, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much do train tickets from Waterford to Dundalk cost?

On average, a train ticket from Waterford to Dundalk will cost you € 14.36. 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 € 1.70. 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.

Waterford to Dundalk by train

Best price € 1.70
Journey duration 4 h 55 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 09:05
Last departure 18:05
Distance 199 km

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Maximum price
€ 22.10

Waterford - Dundalk


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Irish Rail-logo
Irish Rail
2 changes
Duration: 5 h 49 min
Waterford (Plunkett) - Dundalk (Clarke)
09:05 - 14:54
€ 1.70
Irish Rail-logo
Irish Rail
2 changes
Duration: 4 h 44 min
Waterford (Plunkett) - Dundalk (Clarke)
15:10 - 19:54
€ 1.70
Irish Rail-logo
Irish Rail
2 changes
Duration: 4 h 14 min
Waterford (Plunkett) - Dundalk (Clarke)
12:40 - 16:54
€ 19.39
Irish Rail-logo
Irish Rail
2 changes
Duration: 4 h 55 min
Waterford (Plunkett) - Dundalk (Clarke)
18:05 - 23:00
€ 22.10

How much time will it take to go from Waterford to Dundalk by train?

The journey between Waterford and Dundalk by train usually takes 4 h 52 min to cover a distance of 200 km. The shortest journey from Waterford to Dundalk will take you 3 h 49 min. 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 Dundalk 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 Dundalk?

The first journey of the day departs from Waterford at 06:55. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 18:05. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Waterford and Dundalk. 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.

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

You can depart from Waterford at stations such as Waterford (Plunkett). At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Dundalk at the following stations: Dundalk (Clarke). Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Waterford and Dundalk. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do journeys run from Waterford to Dundalk?

If you want to get from Waterford to Dundalk, you can travel with providers such as Irish Rail. You will find a maximum number of 7 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 direct journeys between Waterford and Dundalk. 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.


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