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Journey details

Journey duration 3 h 48 min
Connections per day 6
First departure 08:30
Last departure 19:35
Distance 188 km

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Trains from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo

How long does it take to get from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train?

In order to get from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo 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 Dún Laoghaire and Sligo will complete the journey in 3 h 35 min. On average, it will take you about 3 h 48 min to travel the 188 between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo.

What time are the departures from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo leaving at 08:30. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:35.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

When traveling from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo by train, which stations can I use?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo. You can start your journey in Dún Laoghaire at stations such as Dun Laoghaire (Mallin). These connect to stations including Sligo (MacDiarmada) in Sligo. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo.

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

If you want to get from Dún Laoghaire to Sligo, you can travel with providers such as Irishrail and Irish Rail. You will find a maximum number of 7 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 direct journeys between Dún Laoghaire and Sligo. 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.