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Trains Ballina to Dublin: Times, Prices and Tickets

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

The cheapest train tickets from Ballina to Dublin cost € 0.04. On average, you can expect to spend around € 9.28 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 Ballina to Dublin.

Ballina to Dublin by train

Best price € 1.40
Journey duration 4 h 19 min
Connections per day 18
First departure 08:05
Last departure 19:10
Distance 211 km
Departure Ballina
Arrival Dublin
Carriers Irishrail, Irish Rail

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Ballina - Dublin


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Sunday, August 21st 2022
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Ballina - Dublin Connolly
07:40 - 11:53
Irish Rail
4h 13min
2 changes
CO2: 0.6kg

How much time will it take to go from Ballina to Dublin by train?

The journey from Ballina to Dublin covers a distance of 211 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 h 18 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 h 7 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 Ballina to Dublin faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Ballina to Dublin leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Ballina to Dublin, which usually leaves at 08:05. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 19:10. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use on the Ballina to Dublin route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Ballina and Dublin. You can start your journey in Ballina at stations such as Ballina. These connect to stations including Dublin Connolly, Dublin Heuston, Tara Street, Dublin Pearse and Docklands in Dublin. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Ballina to Dublin.

How many times a day do departures from Ballina leave for Dublin?

You will be able to travel from Ballina to Dublin using companies such as Irishrail and Irish Rail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 18 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 20 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Ballina to Dublin using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, direct connections from Ballina to Dublin each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 18 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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