Trains Galway to Ennis: Times, Prices and Tickets

Galway to Ennis by train

The journey from Galway to Ennis by train is 54.52 km and takes 1 hr 16 mins. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:15 and the last at 18:45. It is possible to travel from Galway to Ennis by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration1 hr 16 mins
Connection per Day5
First Departure06:15
Last Departure18:45
Distance54.52 km
DepartureGalway
ArrivalEnnis
CarriersIrish Rail

Galway to Ennis Train Times

Departure date
Thursday 29 Feb 2024

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

The cheapest train tickets from Galway to Ennis cost . On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Galway to Ennis.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Galway to Ennis. 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 does it take to get from Galway to Ennis by train?

Traveling from Galway to Ennis by train will usually take 1 hr 16 mins. This journey covers a distance of 54.52 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 16 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Galway and Ennis by train usually takes 1 hr 16 mins to cover a distance of 54.52 km. The shortest journey from Galway to Ennis will take you 1 hr 11 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Ennis quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Galway to Ennis leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Galway to Ennis leaving at 06:15. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 18:45.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. The first departure of the night from Galway to Ennis leaves at 06:15, while the last journey sets out at 18:45. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Galway and Ennis. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations can I use on the Galway to Ennis route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Galway from the following stations: . Arriving at Ennis, 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 Ennis.

How many times a day do departures from Galway leave for Ennis?

On average, there are 5 daily departures from Galway to Ennis. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 5 departures from Galway which travel directly to Ennis. There are 0 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Galway to Ennis. 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 Ennis
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Galway to Ennis.

Book in advance and save

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

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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Price as departure date approaches

Train ticket prices typically fluctuate as the departure date approaches. However, for the upcoming days, train ticket costs remain steady at €7.49. Whether you plan ahead or decide last-minute, you'll find tickets within a similar price range. So, relax and book when you're ready! Remember to check the latest prices and availability before booking to ensure you have the most accurate information for your trip.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Galway to Ennis

The cheapest Galway - Ennis train tickets can be found for as low as €6.09 if you’re lucky, or €6.71 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.49.

Find the best day to travel to Ennis by train

When travelling to Ennis 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 Ennis CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
3.82kg
Bus
4.09kg
Flight
10.9kg
Car
8.72kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Galway to Ennis by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Galway and Ennis are 3.82kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Galway and Ennis? By taking the train between Galway and Ennis you will save 7.08kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.27kg compared to a bus and 4.9kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Galway and Ennis by train?
Galway to Ennis is 54.52 km.
How long does the train between Galway and Ennis take?
Galway to Ennis is on average 1 hr 16 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 11 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Galway to Ennis?
Galway to Ennis has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Galway to Ennis leave?
The earliest train from Galway to Ennis 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 Galway to Ennis depart?
The latest train from Galway to Ennis departs at 18:45. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
How many direct connections depart from Galway to Ennis?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Galway to go to Ennis.
What's the fastest journey time between Galway to Ennis by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Galway and Ennis is 1 hr 11 mins.
Is there a direct train from Galway to Ennis?
Yes, there is a direct train between Galway and Ennis.
What are the CO2 emissions for Galway to Ennis by train?
The train journey from Galway to Ennis creates 3.82kg of CO2 emissions.

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