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Dublin to Carlow by train

The journey from Dublin to Carlow by train is 44.17 mi and takes 1 hr 43 min. There are 44 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:17 AM and the last at 8:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Carlow by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 43 min
Connection per Day44
First Departure6:17 AM
Last Departure8:15 PM
Distance44.17 mi
CarriersIrish Rail

Dublin to Carlow Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Dublin to Carlow by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Dublin to Carlow. 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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When you're traveling from Dublin to Carlow, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . 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.

How long does the journey from Dublin to Carlow take by train?

The distance between Dublin and Carlow is approximately 44.17 mi. In general, it will take you about 1 hr 43 min 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. In order to get from Dublin to Carlow faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Dublin and Carlow will complete the journey in 0 hr 49 min. On average, it will take you about 1 hr 43 min to travel the 44.17 mi between Dublin and Carlow.

At what time of the day can I travel from Dublin to Carlow?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dublin to Carlow, which usually leaves at 6:17 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 8:15 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first journey of the night departs from Dublin at 6:17 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 8:15 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dublin and Carlow. 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 Dublin to Carlow by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Dublin by using stations such as Dublin Connolly,Dublin . These connect you to stations including Carlow(IE) in Carlow. 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 Dublin or in Carlow, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from Dublin to Carlow?

The exact number of journeys from Dublin to Carlow can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 44 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Dublin to Carlow. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Dublin to Carlow varies, but in general, you can expect to find 10 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 34 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dublin to Carlow. 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 Dublin to Carlow
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Carlow.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dublin to Carlow, 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 Dublin to Carlow.

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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $0.43 to $6.37 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 93% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dublin to Carlow

The cheapest Dublin - Carlow train tickets can be found for as low as $2.26 if you’re lucky, or $3.80 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $8.71.

Find the best day to travel to Carlow by train

When travelling to Carlow 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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Dublin to Carlow CO2 Emissions by Train

What are the CO2 emissions from Dublin to Carlow by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dublin and Carlow are 4.98kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dublin and Carlow? By taking the train between Dublin and Carlow you will save 9.24kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.35kg compared to a bus and 6.39kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dublin and Carlow by train?
Dublin to Carlow is 44.17 mi.
How long does the train between Dublin and Carlow take?
Dublin to Carlow is on average 1 hr 43 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 49 min.
How many train connections per day go from Dublin to Carlow?
Dublin to Carlow has 44 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dublin to Carlow leave?
The earliest train from Dublin to Carlow departs at 6:17 AM. 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 Dublin to Carlow depart?
The latest train from Dublin to Carlow departs at 8:15 PM. 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 Dublin to Carlow?
There are on average 10 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Carlow.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Carlow by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dublin and Carlow is 0 hr 49 min.
Is there a direct train from Dublin to Carlow?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dublin and Carlow.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Carlow by train?
The train journey from Dublin to Carlow creates 4.98kg of CO2 emissions.

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