Sometimes it is possible to get cheaper solutions by having a look at limited offers or at fidelity programs made available on the companies' websites.
When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Dublin and Cork?
Trains leave Dublin from Dublin Pearse, Tara Street, Dublin Connolly, Dublin Heuston or Docklands and arrive at Cork (Kent).
How many connections are there to go Cork from Dublin by train per day?
If you want to travel from Dublin to Cork by train, there are 55 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 42 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 13 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Cork at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
How long do you need to get to Cork by train?
The average duration of the journey is 3 hours and 11 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Cork in 2 hours and 35 minutes. The first train leaves from Dublin at 06:01, while the last one leaves at 20:02.