Trains Cork to Mullingar: Times, Prices and Tickets

21/07/2024
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Cork to Mullingar by train

The journey from Cork to Mullingar by train is 197.07 km and takes 5 hrs 14 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 07:00 and the last at 16:25. It is possible to travel from Cork to Mullingar by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hrs 14 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure07:00
Last Departure16:25
Distance197.07 km
DepartureCork
ArrivalMullingar
CarriersIrish Rail

Cork to Mullingar Train Times

Departure date
Sunday 21 Jul 2024

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How much do train tickets from Cork to Mullingar cost?

The prices for train tickets from Cork to Mullingar vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Cork to Mullingar will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around 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 Cork to Mullingar.

How long does the journey from Cork to Mullingar take by train?

Traveling from Cork to Mullingar by train will usually take 5 hrs 14 mins. This journey covers a distance of 197.07 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 5 hrs 14 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Cork and Mullingar by train usually takes 5 hrs 14 mins to cover a distance of 197.07 km. The shortest journey from Cork to Mullingar will take you 4 hrs 53 mins. 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 Mullingar 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.

What time are the departures from Cork to Mullingar?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Cork to Mullingar, which usually leaves at 07:00. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 16:25. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. The first departure of the night from Cork to Mullingar leaves at 07:00, while the last journey sets out at 16:25. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Cork and Mullingar. 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 to travel from Cork to Mullingar?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Cork from the following stations: Cork, Bus Station. Arriving at Mullingar, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Mullingar Castle. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Mullingar.

How many journeys from Cork to Mullingar are there every day?

If you want to get from Cork to Mullingar, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 6 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Cork and Mullingar. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 6 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Cork to Mullingar. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Cork to Mullingar
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Cork to Mullingar.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Cork to Mullingar, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Cork to Mullingar.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Cork to Mullingar

The cheapest Cork - Mullingar train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €4.74 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €8.12.

Find the best day to travel to Mullingar by train

When travelling to Mullingar by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Cork to Mullingar CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
13.79kg
Bus
14.78kg
Flight
39.41kg
Car
31.53kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Cork to Mullingar by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Cork and Mullingar are 13.79kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Cork and Mullingar? By taking the train between Cork and Mullingar you will save 25.62kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.99kg compared to a bus and 17.74kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Cork and Mullingar by train?
Cork to Mullingar is 197.07 km.
How long does the train between Cork and Mullingar take?
Cork to Mullingar is on average 5 hrs 14 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 53 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Cork to Mullingar?
Cork to Mullingar has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Cork to Mullingar leave?
The earliest train from Cork to Mullingar departs at 07:00. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Cork to Mullingar depart?
The latest train from Cork to Mullingar departs at 16:25. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Cork to Mullingar by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Cork and Mullingar is 4 hrs 53 mins.
Is there a direct train from Cork to Mullingar?
Yes, there is a direct train between Cork and Mullingar.
What are the CO2 emissions for Cork to Mullingar by train?
The train journey from Cork to Mullingar creates 13.79kg of CO2 emissions.

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