Trains Wexford to Dundalk: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Wexford to Dundalk by train

The journey from Wexford to Dundalk by train is 185.46 km and takes 4 hrs 36 mins. There are 3 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:59 and the last at 18:31. It is possible to travel from Wexford to Dundalk by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 36 mins
Connection per Day3
First Departure05:59
Last Departure18:31
Distance185.46 km
DepartureWexford
ArrivalDundalk
CarriersIrish Rail

Wexford to Dundalk Train Times

Departure date
Sunday 21 Jul 2024

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

Prices will vary when you travel from Wexford to Dundalk. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as , but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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On average, a train ticket from Wexford to Dundalk 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 is the journey from Wexford to Dundalk by train?

The journey between Wexford and Dundalk by train is approximately 185.46 km. It will take you more or less 4 hrs 36 mins to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Wexford and Dundalk by train usually takes 4 hrs 36 mins to cover a distance of 185.46 km. The shortest journey from Wexford to Dundalk will take you 3 hrs 53 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 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.

At what time of the day can I travel from Wexford to Dundalk?

The first journey of the day departs from Wexford at 05:59. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 18:31. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Wexford 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. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Wexford to Dundalk 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.

What are the stations on the Wexford to Dundalk route?

You can depart from Wexford at stations such as Wexford O'Hanrahan. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Dundalk at the following stations: Dundalk, Bus Station. 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 Wexford and Dundalk. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Wexford to Dundalk are there every day?

You will be able to travel from Wexford to Dundalk using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 3 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 Wexford to Dundalk 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, 0 direct connections from Wexford to Dundalk each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 3 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 Wexford to Dundalk. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Wexford to Dundalk.

Book in advance and save

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

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 - Dundalk train tickets can be found for as low as €4.88 if you’re lucky, or €11.64 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €18.02.

Find the best day to travel to Dundalk by train

When travelling to Dundalk 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 Dundalk CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
12.98kg
Bus
13.91kg
Flight
37.09kg
Car
29.67kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Wexford to Dundalk by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Wexford and Dundalk are 12.98kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Wexford and Dundalk? By taking the train between Wexford and Dundalk you will save 24.11kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.93kg compared to a bus and 16.69kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Wexford and Dundalk by train?
Wexford to Dundalk is 185.46 km.
How long does the train between Wexford and Dundalk take?
Wexford to Dundalk is on average 4 hrs 36 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 53 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Wexford to Dundalk?
Wexford to Dundalk has 3 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Wexford to Dundalk leave?
The earliest train from Wexford to Dundalk 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 Dundalk depart?
The latest train from Wexford to Dundalk 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Wexford to Dundalk by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Wexford and Dundalk is 3 hrs 53 mins.
Is there a direct train from Wexford to Dundalk?
Yes, there is a direct train between Wexford and Dundalk.
What are the CO2 emissions for Wexford to Dundalk by train?
The train journey from Wexford to Dundalk creates 12.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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