Trains Dublin to Castlebar: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Dublin to Castlebar by train

The journey from Dublin to Castlebar by train is 209.63 km and takes 3 hrs 48 mins. There are 20 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:37 and the last at 19:35. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Castlebar by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 48 mins
Connection per Day20
First Departure06:37
Last Departure19:35
Distance209.63 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalCastlebar
CarriersIrish Rail

Dublin to Castlebar Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 15 Jun 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Dublin to Castlebar?

On average, a train ticket from Dublin to Castlebar will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Dublin to Castlebar. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. 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.

How long does it take to get from Dublin to Castlebar by train?

With a distance of 209.63 km between Dublin and Castlebar, it will usually take 3 hrs 48 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 3 hrs 48 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Dublin to Castlebar faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Dublin and Castlebar will complete the journey in 2 hrs 55 mins. On average, it will take you about 3 hrs 48 mins to travel the 209.63 km between Dublin and Castlebar.

When do departures from Dublin to Castlebar leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dublin to Castlebar, which usually leaves at 06:37. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 19:35. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Dublin to Castlebar, which usually leaves at 06:37. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 19:35. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Dublin to Castlebar route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Dublin from the following stations: Dublin Connolly,Dublin . Arriving at Castlebar, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar,Castlebar,Mayo,Ireland. 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 Castlebar.

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

If you want to get from Dublin to Castlebar, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 20 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 3 direct journeys between Dublin and Castlebar. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 17 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 Dublin to Castlebar. 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 Dublin to Castlebar
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Castlebar.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dublin to Castlebar, 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 Dublin to Castlebar.

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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €1.40 to €13.37 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 90% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Dublin to Castlebar

The cheapest Dublin - Castlebar train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.93.

Find the best day to travel to Castlebar by train

When travelling to Castlebar 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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Dublin to Castlebar CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
14.67kg
Bus
15.72kg
Flight
41.93kg
Car
33.54kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dublin to Castlebar by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dublin and Castlebar are 14.67kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dublin and Castlebar? By taking the train between Dublin and Castlebar you will save 27.26kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.05kg compared to a bus and 18.87kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dublin and Castlebar by train?
Dublin to Castlebar is 209.63 km.
How long does the train between Dublin and Castlebar take?
Dublin to Castlebar is on average 3 hrs 48 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 55 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dublin to Castlebar?
Dublin to Castlebar has 20 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dublin to Castlebar leave?
The earliest train from Dublin to Castlebar departs at 06:37. 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 Dublin to Castlebar depart?
The latest train from Dublin to Castlebar departs at 19:35. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
How many direct connections depart from Dublin to Castlebar?
There are on average 3 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Castlebar.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Castlebar by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dublin and Castlebar is 2 hrs 55 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dublin to Castlebar?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dublin and Castlebar.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Castlebar by train?
The train journey from Dublin to Castlebar creates 14.67kg of CO2 emissions.

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