Trains Wexford to Cork: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Wexford to Cork by train

The journey from Wexford to Cork by train is 145.75 km and takes 6 hrs 32 mins. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:59 and the last at 14:42. It is possible to travel from Wexford to Cork by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration6 hrs 32 mins
Connection per Day3
First Departure05:59
Last Departure14:42
Distance145.75 km
DepartureWexford
ArrivalCork
CarriersIrish Rail

Wexford to Cork Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 25 May 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Wexford to Cork by train?

When you're traveling from Wexford to Cork, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . You might be able to find prices as low as , but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a train ticket from Wexford to Cork 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 Wexford to Cork take by train?

The distance between Wexford and Cork is approximately 145.75 km. In general, it will take you about 6 hrs 32 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 Wexford to Cork covers a distance of 145.75 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 6 hrs 32 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 6 hrs 8 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 Wexford to Cork faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Wexford to Cork leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Wexford to Cork, which usually leaves at 05:59. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 14:42. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Wexford to Cork leaving at 05:59. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 14:42.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.

Which stations can I use on the Wexford to Cork route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Wexford and Cork. You can start your journey in Wexford at stations such as Wexford O'Hanrahan. These connect to stations including Cork, Bus Station in Cork. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Wexford to Cork.

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

If you want to get from Wexford to Cork, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 3 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 Wexford and Cork. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 3 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 Wexford to Cork. 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 Wexford to Cork
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Wexford to Cork.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Wexford to Cork, 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 Wexford to Cork.

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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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Wexford to Cork

The cheapest Wexford - Cork train tickets can be found for as low as €1.75 if you’re lucky, or €7.52 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €12.49.

Find the best day to travel to Cork by train

When travelling to Cork 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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Wexford to Cork CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
10.2kg
Bus
10.93kg
Flight
29.15kg
Car
23.32kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Wexford to Cork by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Wexford and Cork are 10.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Wexford and Cork? By taking the train between Wexford and Cork you will save 18.95kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.73kg compared to a bus and 13.12kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Wexford and Cork by train?
Wexford to Cork is 145.75 km.
How long does the train between Wexford and Cork take?
Wexford to Cork is on average 6 hrs 32 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hrs 8 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Wexford to Cork?
Wexford to Cork has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Wexford to Cork leave?
The earliest train from Wexford to Cork departs at 05:59. 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 Wexford to Cork depart?
The latest train from Wexford to Cork departs at 14:42. 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 Wexford to Cork by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Wexford and Cork is 6 hrs 8 mins.
Is there a direct train from Wexford to Cork?
Yes, there is a direct train between Wexford and Cork.
What are the CO2 emissions for Wexford to Cork by train?
The train journey from Wexford to Cork creates 10.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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