There are 5 ways to get from Kilkenny to Wexford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Kilkenny MacDonagh to Waterford Kildare/Waterford Service
  2. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Wexford, Wexford Station 40 / ...

$23 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus, line 40 bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilkenny Castle to New Ross 882
  2. Take the line 40 bus from New Ross to Wexford, Wexford Trinity Street 40

$9 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford 600
  2. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Wexford, Wexford Trinity Street 40

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kilkenny to Wexford 49.5 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Kilkenny to Wexford 49.5 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Kilkenny to Wexford. However, there are services departing from Kilkenny Castle and arriving at Wexford, Wexford Trinity Street via New Ross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Kilkenny and Wexford is 65 km. The road distance is 79.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kilkenny to Wexford without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Kilkenny to Wexford, including transfers.

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Kilkenny to Wexford bus services, operated by Michael Kilbride, depart from Kilkenny Castle station.

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Kilkenny to Wexford bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Wexford, Wexford Trinity Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kilkenny to Wexford is 79 km. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Kilkenny to Wexford.

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There are 158+ hotels available in Wexford. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kilkenny to Wexford.
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  • Distance: 40.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 39 min

What companies run services between Kilkenny, Leinster, Ireland and Wexford, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Kilkenny to Wexford via New Ross in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Wexford, Wexford Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from New Ross to Wexford, Wexford Trinity Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Wexford, Wexford Trinity Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Michael Kilbride
Website
kilbridecoaches.com
Bus from Kilkenny Castle to New Ross
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
kilbridecoaches.com
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Kilkenny to Wexford
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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