Trains from Galway to Dublin
How long does it take to get from Galway to Dublin by train?
The journey between Galway and Dublin runs for about 183 km and usually takes approximately 3 h 27 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 h 10 min. If you are trying to get from Galway to Dublin as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.
What time are the first and last departures from Galway to Dublin?
The first journey of the day departs from Galway at 06:30. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 18:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Galway and Dublin. 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.
When traveling from Galway to Dublin by train, which stations can I use?
You will be able to leave Galway by using stations such as Galway (Ceannt). These connect you to stations including Dublin Heuston, Dublin Pearse, Tara Street, Dublin Connolly and Docklands in Dublin. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Galway or in Dublin, for your convenience while traveling.
How many times a day do departures from Galway leave for Dublin?
You will be able to travel from Galway to Dublin using companies such as Irishrail and Irish Rail. Combined, these providers offer an average of 43 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 53 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Galway to Dublin 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, 9 direct connections from Galway to Dublin each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 34 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.