Your journey from Galway to Mullingar with Virail
What's the best way to get from Galway to Mullingar? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Galway to Mullingar, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.
How much do train tickets from Galway to Mullingar cost?
Prices will vary when you travel from Galway to Mullingar. On average, though, you'll pay about € 2.24 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as € 1.53, 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.
How long is the journey from Galway to Mullingar by train?
The distance between Galway and Mullingar is around 112 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 5 h 7 min. However, the fastest routes between Galway and Mullingar take 4 h 41 min. 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 departures from Galway to Mullingar leave?
If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Galway to Mullingar, which usually leaves at 06:30. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 16:05. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.
Which stations are used when traveling from Galway to Mullingar?
There are different options to choose from when traveling between Galway and Mullingar. You can start your journey in Galway at stations such as Galway (Ceannt). These connect to stations including Mullingar in Mullingar. 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 Galway to Mullingar.
How many daily journeys are there from Galway to Mullingar?
On average, there are 6 daily departures from Galway to Mullingar. 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 7 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Irishrail and Irish Rail, 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 departures from Galway which travel directly to Mullingar. There are 6 journeys with one change or more.
Main routes to Mullingar
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