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Trains Castlebar to Dundalk: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Castlebar to Dundalk?

Prices will vary when you travel from Castlebar to Dundalk. On average, though, you'll pay about € 4.61 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as € 1.40, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Castlebar to Dundalk by train

Best price € 1.40
Journey duration 5 h 48 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 08:29
Last departure 19:33
Distance 190 km
Departure Castlebar
Arrival Dundalk
Carriers Irishrail, Irish Rail

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Castlebar - Dundalk


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How long will it take me to travel from Castlebar to Dundalk by train?

The journey from Castlebar to Dundalk covers a distance of 190 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 h 48 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 h 47 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 Castlebar to Dundalk faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Castlebar to Dundalk?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Castlebar to Dundalk, which usually leaves at 08:29. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 19:33. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Castlebar to Dundalk by train, which stations can I use?

In Castlebar, departure stations include Castlebar. When you arrive in Dundalk, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Dundalk (Clarke). Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Castlebar to Dundalk?

On average, there are 4 daily departures from Castlebar to Dundalk. 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 4 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include 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 Castlebar which travel directly to Dundalk. There are 4 journeys with one change or more.


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