Trains Dún Laoghaire to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train

The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train is 190.52 km and takes 3 hrs 49 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:15 and the last at 19:05. It is possible to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 49 mins
Connection per Day8
First Departure06:15
Last Departure19:05
Distance190.52 km
DepartureDún Laoghaire
ArrivalGalway
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How much will I pay for train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Galway?

When you're traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Galway, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . You might be able to find prices as low as , 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.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Dún Laoghaire to Galway. 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 is the journey from Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train?

The average journey time is 3 hrs 49 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 190.52 km from Dún Laoghaire to Galway. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Dún Laoghaire to Galway to take longer than 3 hrs 49 mins. The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Galway covers a distance of 190.52 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 hrs 49 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 3 hrs 39 mins. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Galway faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Dún Laoghaire to Galway leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Dún Laoghaire at 06:15, and the last departure will leave at 19:05. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Dún Laoghaire to Galway can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. The first journey of the night departs from Dún Laoghaire at 06:15. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 19:05. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Galway. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations are used when traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Galway?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Dún Laoghaire from the following stations: . Arriving at Galway, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . 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 Galway.

How many daily journeys are there from Dún Laoghaire to Galway?

You will be able to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Galway using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 8 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Galway using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Dún Laoghaire to Galway each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 8 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Galway. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dún Laoghaire to Galway, 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 Dún Laoghaire to Galway.

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 Dún Laoghaire to Galway

The cheapest Dún Laoghaire - Galway train tickets can be found for as low as €1.30 if you’re lucky, or €9.17 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €16.36.

Find the best day to travel to Galway by train

When travelling to Galway 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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Dún Laoghaire to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
13.34kg
Bus
14.29kg
Flight
38.1kg
Car
30.48kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Galway are 13.34kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Galway? By taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Galway you will save 24.76kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.95kg compared to a bus and 17.14kg compared to a car.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dún Laoghaire and Galway by train?
Dún Laoghaire to Galway is 190.52 km.
How long does the train between Dún Laoghaire and Galway take?
Dún Laoghaire to Galway is on average 3 hrs 49 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 39 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dún Laoghaire to Galway?
Dún Laoghaire to Galway has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dún Laoghaire to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Dún Laoghaire to Galway departs at 06:15. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Galway depart?
The latest train from Dún Laoghaire to Galway departs at 19:05. 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 Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dún Laoghaire and Galway is 3 hrs 39 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dún Laoghaire to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dún Laoghaire and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dún Laoghaire to Galway by train?
The train journey from Dún Laoghaire to Galway creates 13.34kg of CO2 emissions.

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