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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Pearse to Wicklow Rosslare Europort Service

€8 - €11

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Fitzwilliam Place, stop 102161 to Grand Hotel, stop 102441 133 / ...

€8 - €15

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Wicklow 47.1 km

€65 - €85

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Wicklow 47.1 km

€5 - €8

Dublin to Wicklow by train

The train journey time between Dublin and Wicklow is around 1h 6m and covers a distance of around 47 km. The fastest train normally takes 55 min. Operated by Irish Rail, the Dublin to Wicklow train service departs from Pearse and arrives in Wicklow. Typically 36 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 6m
Fastest train time:
55 min
Train distance:
47 km
Trains per week:
36
Cheapest price:
€8
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:11
Last train departs at:
18:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dublin to Wicklow train schedules

Dublin → Wicklow
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  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wicklow is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wicklow is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Wicklow is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Dublin to Wicklow is to drive, which costs €5 - €8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Wicklow is to taxi which costs €65 - €85 and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fitzwilliam Place, stop 102161 and arriving at Grand Hotel, stop 102441. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pearse and arriving at Wicklow. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Wicklow is 42 km. The road distance is 47.1 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Wicklow without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs €8 - €11.

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The train from Pearse to Wicklow takes 59 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Dublin to Wicklow bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Fitzwilliam Place, stop 102161 station.

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Dublin to Wicklow train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Pearse station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Wicklow is to train which takes 59 min and costs €8 - €11. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €8 - €15 and takes 1h 8m.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Wicklow.
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  • Distance: 41.6 km
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Wicklow, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Pearse to Wicklow 4 times a day. Tickets cost €8 - €11 and the journey takes 59 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Fitzwilliam Place, stop 102161 to Grand Hotel, stop 102441 hourly. Tickets cost €8 - €12 and the journey takes 1h 8m. Wexford Bus also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Fitzwilliam Place, stop 102161 to Grand Hotel, stop 102441
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Wexford Bus
Phone
053 9142742
Email
info@wexfordbus.com
Website
wexfordbus.com
Bus from Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street to Wicklow, Wicklow Grand Hotel
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Wexford Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Dublin to Wicklow
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
€65 - €85
VIP Taxis
Phone
+353 1 478 3333
Website
viptaxis.ie
Trinity Taxis
Phone
+353 1 708 2222
Website
trinitytaxis.ie
NXT Taxis
Phone
+353 1 888 8888
Website
nxt.ie
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
Dalkey Taxis
Phone
+353 1 285 7777
Website
dalkeytaxi.ie
City Cabs
Phone
+353 1 872 7272
Borough Taxis
Phone
+353 1 280 0444
Website
boroughtaxis.ie

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Dublin to Wicklow bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Grand Hotel, stop 102441 station.

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Dublin to Wicklow train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Wicklow station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Wicklow is 47 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Dublin to Wicklow.

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