Trains Kilkenny to Limerick: Times, Prices and Tickets

07/15/2024
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Kilkenny to Limerick by train

The journey from Kilkenny to Limerick by train is 57.52 mi and takes 4 hr 4 min. There are 10 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:35 AM and the last at 7:14 PM. It is possible to travel from Kilkenny to Limerick by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hr 4 min
Connection per Day10
First Departure6:35 AM
Last Departure7:14 PM
Distance57.52 mi
DepartureKilkenny
ArrivalLimerick
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much does it cost to get from Kilkenny to Limerick by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Kilkenny to Limerick cost . On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Kilkenny to Limerick.
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The prices for train tickets from Kilkenny to Limerick 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 much time will it take to go from Kilkenny to Limerick by train?

The distance between Kilkenny and Limerick is approximately 57.52 mi. In general, it will take you about 4 hr 4 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. The journey from Kilkenny to Limerick covers a distance of 57.52 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 hr 4 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hr 0 min. 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 Kilkenny to Limerick faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Kilkenny to Limerick leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Kilkenny at 6:35 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:14 PM. 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 Kilkenny to Limerick 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. The first journey of the night departs from Kilkenny at 6:35 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 7:14 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Kilkenny and Limerick. 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.

Which stations can I use on the Kilkenny to Limerick route?

You can depart from Kilkenny at stations such as Kilkenny Railway Station. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Limerick at the following stations: Limerick, Dublin Rd (Hurler's Pub),Limerick 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 Kilkenny and Limerick. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Kilkenny leave for Limerick?

The exact number of journeys from Kilkenny to Limerick 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 10 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 Kilkenny to Limerick. 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 Kilkenny to Limerick varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 10 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Kilkenny to Limerick. 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 Kilkenny to Limerick
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Limerick.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Kilkenny to Limerick, 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 Kilkenny to Limerick.

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 $2.66 to $6.06 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 56% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Kilkenny to Limerick

The cheapest Kilkenny - Limerick train tickets can be found for as low as $3.72 if you’re lucky, or $4.55 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $5.58.

Find the best day to travel to Limerick by train

When travelling to Limerick 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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Kilkenny to Limerick CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
6.48kg
Bus
6.94kg
Flight
18.51kg
Car
14.81kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Kilkenny to Limerick by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Kilkenny and Limerick are 6.48kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Kilkenny and Limerick? By taking the train between Kilkenny and Limerick you will save 12.03kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.46kg compared to a bus and 8.33kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Kilkenny and Limerick by train?
Kilkenny to Limerick is 57.52 mi.
How long does the train between Kilkenny and Limerick take?
Kilkenny to Limerick is on average 4 hr 4 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 0 min.
How many train connections per day go from Kilkenny to Limerick?
Kilkenny to Limerick has 10 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Kilkenny to Limerick leave?
The earliest train from Kilkenny to Limerick departs at 6:35 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 Kilkenny to Limerick depart?
The latest train from Kilkenny to Limerick departs at 7:14 PM. 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 Kilkenny to Limerick by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Kilkenny and Limerick is 3 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct train from Kilkenny to Limerick?
Yes, there is a direct train between Kilkenny and Limerick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Kilkenny to Limerick by train?
The train journey from Kilkenny to Limerick creates 6.48kg of CO2 emissions.

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