Train Drogheda - Ballinasloe prices from €1.70

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Drogheda to Ballinasloe by train

The journey from Drogheda to Ballinasloe by train is 131.3 km and takes 3 hrs 39 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:22 and the last at 17:41. It is possible to travel from Drogheda to Ballinasloe by train for as little as €1.70 or as much as €18.22. The best price for this journey is €1.70.

Lowest Price€1.70
Journey Duration3 hrs 39 mins
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price€1.70
Highest Price€18.22
First Departure06:22
Last Departure17:41
Distance131.3 km
DepartureDrogheda
ArrivalBallinasloe
CarriersIrish Rail
Cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Ballinasloe
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Ballinasloe.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Drogheda to Ballinasloe, 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 Drogheda to Ballinasloe.

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.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Drogheda to Ballinasloe

The cheapest Drogheda - Ballinasloe train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.70.

Find the best day to travel to Ballinasloe by train

When travelling to Ballinasloe 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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Drogheda to Ballinasloe CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
9.19kg
Bus
9.85kg
Flight
26.26kg
Car
21.01kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Drogheda to Ballinasloe by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Drogheda and Ballinasloe are 9.19kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Drogheda and Ballinasloe? By taking the train between Drogheda and Ballinasloe you will save 17.07kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.66kg compared to a bus and 11.82kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Drogheda to Ballinasloe?
A train ticket from Drogheda to Ballinasloe is €8.61. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as €1.70.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Drogheda to Ballinasloe?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Drogheda to Ballinasloe is €1.70. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Drogheda and Ballinasloe by train?
Drogheda to Ballinasloe is 131.3 km.
How long does the train between Drogheda and Ballinasloe take?
Drogheda to Ballinasloe is on average 3 hrs 39 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 49 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Drogheda to Ballinasloe?
Drogheda to Ballinasloe has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Drogheda to Ballinasloe leave?
The earliest train from Drogheda to Ballinasloe departs at 06:22. 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 Drogheda to Ballinasloe depart?
The latest train from Drogheda to Ballinasloe departs at 17:41. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Drogheda to Ballinasloe in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is €1.70 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Drogheda to Ballinasloe by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Drogheda and Ballinasloe is 2 hrs 49 mins.
Is there a direct train from Drogheda to Ballinasloe?
Yes, there is a direct train between Drogheda and Ballinasloe.
What are the CO2 emissions for Drogheda to Ballinasloe by train?
The train journey from Drogheda to Ballinasloe creates 9.19kg of CO2 emissions.

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