Trains Dún Laoghaire to Sligo: Times, Prices and Tickets

Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train

The journey from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train is 188.02 km and takes 3 hrs 53 mins. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:15 and the last at 19:29. It is possible to travel from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 53 mins
Connection per Day7
First Departure06:15
Last Departure19:29
Distance188.02 km
DepartureDún Laoghaire
ArrivalSligo
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Cheap train tickets from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo
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 Sligo.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Dún Laoghaire to Sligo

The cheapest Dún Laoghaire - Sligo train tickets can be found for as low as €3.61 if you’re lucky, or €5.26 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.01.

Find the best day to travel to Sligo by train

When travelling to Sligo 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 Sligo CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
13.16kg
Bus
14.1kg
Flight
37.6kg
Car
30.08kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo are 13.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo? By taking the train between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo you will save 24.44kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.94kg compared to a bus and 16.92kg compared to a car.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo by train?
Dún Laoghaire to Sligo is 188.02 km.
How long does the train between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo take?
Dún Laoghaire to Sligo is on average 3 hrs 53 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 35 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo?
Dún Laoghaire to Sligo has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo leave?
The earliest train from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo 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 Sligo depart?
The latest train from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo departs at 19:29. 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 Sligo by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo is 3 hrs 35 mins.
Is there a direct train from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train?
The train journey from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo creates 13.16kg of CO2 emissions.