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Journey details

Best price € 1.70
Journey duration 6 h 18 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 07:12
Last departure 16:48
Distance 106 km

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Ballinasloe to Sligo?

When you're traveling from Ballinasloe to Sligo, you can expect to pay an average of approximately € 2.41. You might be able to find prices as low as € 1.70, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

Trains from Ballinasloe to Sligo

How long is the journey from Ballinasloe to Sligo by train?

The journey between Ballinasloe and Sligo by train usually takes 6 h 18 min to cover a distance of 107 km. The shortest journey from Ballinasloe to Sligo will take you 5 h 52 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Sligo quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Ballinasloe to Sligo?

The first daily departure from Ballinasloe to Sligo leaves at 07:12, while the last journey of the day sets out at 16:48. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Ballinasloe and Sligo. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Ballinasloe to Sligo route?

You can depart from Ballinasloe at stations such as Ballinasloe. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Sligo at the following stations: Sligo (MacDiarmada). 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 Ballinasloe and Sligo. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Ballinasloe to Sligo are there every day?

On average, there are 6 daily departures from Ballinasloe to Sligo. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 6 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Irishrail and Irish Rail, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of departures from Ballinasloe which travel directly to Sligo. There are 6 journeys with one change or more.