Trains Wexford to Drogheda: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Wexford to Drogheda by train

The journey from Wexford to Drogheda by train is 154.32 km and takes 3 hrs 57 mins. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:59 and the last at 18:31. It is possible to travel from Wexford to Drogheda by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 57 mins
Connection per Day4
First Departure05:59
Last Departure18:31
Distance154.32 km
DepartureWexford
ArrivalDrogheda
CarriersIrish Rail

Wexford to Drogheda Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 25 May 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Wexford to Drogheda?

The prices for train tickets from Wexford to Drogheda 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 Wexford to Drogheda 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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The prices for train tickets from Wexford to Drogheda 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. 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.

How long will it take me to travel from Wexford to Drogheda by train?

With a distance of 154.32 km between Wexford and Drogheda, it will usually take 3 hrs 57 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 57 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Wexford and Drogheda runs for about 154.32 km and usually takes approximately 3 hrs 57 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 3 hrs 31 mins. If you are trying to get from Wexford to Drogheda as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Wexford to Drogheda?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Wexford at 05:59, and the last departure will leave at 18:31. 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 Wexford to Drogheda 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Wexford to Drogheda leaving at 05:59. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 18:31.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 Drogheda route?

You will be able to leave Wexford by using stations such as Wexford O'Hanrahan. These connect you to stations including Drogheda MacBride in Drogheda. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Wexford or in Drogheda, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Wexford to Drogheda?

If you want to get from Wexford to Drogheda, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 4 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 1 direct journeys between Wexford and Drogheda. 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 Drogheda. 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 Drogheda
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Wexford to Drogheda.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Wexford - Drogheda train tickets can be found for as low as €4.00 if you’re lucky, or €8.54 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €11.25.

Find the best day to travel to Drogheda by train

When travelling to Drogheda 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 Drogheda CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
10.8kg
Bus
11.57kg
Flight
30.86kg
Car
24.69kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Wexford to Drogheda by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Wexford and Drogheda are 10.8kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Wexford and Drogheda? By taking the train between Wexford and Drogheda you will save 20.06kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.77kg compared to a bus and 13.89kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Wexford and Drogheda by train?
Wexford to Drogheda is 154.32 km.
How long does the train between Wexford and Drogheda take?
Wexford to Drogheda is on average 3 hrs 57 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 31 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Wexford to Drogheda?
Wexford to Drogheda has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Wexford to Drogheda leave?
The earliest train from Wexford to Drogheda 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 Drogheda depart?
The latest train from Wexford to Drogheda departs at 18:31. 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 Wexford to Drogheda?
There are on average 1 direct connection(s) from Wexford to go to Drogheda.
What's the fastest journey time between Wexford to Drogheda by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Wexford and Drogheda is 3 hrs 31 mins.
Is there a direct train from Wexford to Drogheda?
Yes, there is a direct train between Wexford and Drogheda.
What are the CO2 emissions for Wexford to Drogheda by train?
The train journey from Wexford to Drogheda creates 10.8kg of CO2 emissions.

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