Trains Galway to Dún Laoghaire: Times, Prices and Tickets

Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train

The journey from Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train is 190.52 km and takes 4 hrs 0 mins. There are 10 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:25 and the last at 19:20. It is possible to travel from Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 0 mins
Connection per Day10
First Departure05:25
Last Departure19:20
Distance190.52 km
DepartureGalway
ArrivalDún Laoghaire
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Galway to Dún Laoghaire?

Prices will vary when you travel from Galway to Dún Laoghaire. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as , but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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On average, a train ticket from Galway to Dún Laoghaire will cost you . 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.

How long is the journey from Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train?

The average journey time is 4 hrs 0 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 190.52 km from Galway to Dún Laoghaire. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Galway to Dún Laoghaire to take longer than 4 hrs 0 mins. The distance between Galway and Dún Laoghaire is around 190.52 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 4 hrs 0 mins. However, the fastest routes between Galway and Dún Laoghaire take 3 hrs 38 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Galway to Dún Laoghaire leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Galway at 05:25. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 19:20. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Galway and Dún Laoghaire. 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Galway at 05:25, and the last departure will leave at 19:20. 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 Galway to Dún Laoghaire 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Galway to Dún Laoghaire?

In Galway, departure stations include . When you arrive in Dún Laoghaire, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Galway to Dún Laoghaire are there every day?

The route from Galway to Dún Laoghaire is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Galway 10 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Galway to Dún Laoghaire, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 10 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Galway to Dún Laoghaire. 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 Galway to Dún Laoghaire
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Galway to Dún Laoghaire.

Book in advance and save

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

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 Galway to Dún Laoghaire

The cheapest Galway - Dún Laoghaire train tickets can be found for as low as €1.30 if you’re lucky, or €5.90 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €18.19.

Find the best day to travel to Dún Laoghaire by train

When travelling to Dún Laoghaire 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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Galway to Dún Laoghaire 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 Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Galway and Dún Laoghaire are 13.34kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Galway and Dún Laoghaire? By taking the train between Galway and Dún Laoghaire you will save 24.76kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.95kg compared to a bus and 17.14kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Galway and Dún Laoghaire by train?
Galway to Dún Laoghaire is 190.52 km.
How long does the train between Galway and Dún Laoghaire take?
Galway to Dún Laoghaire is on average 4 hrs 0 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 38 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Galway to Dún Laoghaire?
Galway to Dún Laoghaire has 10 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Galway to Dún Laoghaire leave?
The earliest train from Galway to Dún Laoghaire departs at 05:25. 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 Galway to Dún Laoghaire depart?
The latest train from Galway to Dún Laoghaire departs at 19:20. 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 Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Galway and Dún Laoghaire is 3 hrs 38 mins.
Is there a direct train from Galway to Dún Laoghaire?
Yes, there is a direct train between Galway and Dún Laoghaire.
What are the CO2 emissions for Galway to Dún Laoghaire by train?
The train journey from Galway to Dún Laoghaire creates 13.34kg of CO2 emissions.

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