Trains Greystones to Sligo: Times, Prices and Tickets

15/06/2024
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Greystones to Sligo by train

The journey from Greystones to Sligo by train is 202.3 km and takes 4 hrs 42 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:44 and the last at 18:04. It is possible to travel from Greystones to Sligo by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 42 mins
Connection per Day8
First Departure05:44
Last Departure18:04
Distance202.3 km
DepartureGreystones
ArrivalSligo
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Greystones to Sligo?

On average, a train ticket from Greystones to Sligo will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . 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.
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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 Greystones to Sligo.

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

The distance between Greystones and Sligo is approximately 202.3 km. In general, it will take you about 4 hrs 42 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Greystones to Sligo covers a distance of 202.3 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 4 hrs 42 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 hrs 23 mins. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Greystones to Sligo faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the departures from Greystones to Sligo?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Greystones to Sligo leaving at 05:44. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 18:04.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 journey of the night departs from Greystones at 05:44. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 18:04. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Greystones and Sligo. 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 Greystones to Sligo by train, which stations can I use?

In Greystones, departure stations include Greystones Railway Station. When you arrive in Sligo, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Sligo, Bus Station. 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 times a day do journeys run from Greystones to Sligo?

You will be able to travel from Greystones to Sligo using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 8 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 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Greystones to Sligo 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, 0 direct connections from Greystones to Sligo each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 8 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. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Greystones to Sligo. 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 Greystones to Sligo
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Greystones to Sligo.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Greystones to Sligo, 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 Greystones to Sligo.

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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Find the best day to travel to Sligo by train

When travelling to Sligo 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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Greystones to Sligo CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
14.16kg
Bus
15.17kg
Flight
40.46kg
Car
32.37kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Greystones to Sligo by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Greystones and Sligo are 14.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Greystones and Sligo? By taking the train between Greystones and Sligo you will save 26.3kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.01kg compared to a bus and 18.21kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Greystones and Sligo by train?
Greystones to Sligo is 202.3 km.
How long does the train between Greystones and Sligo take?
Greystones to Sligo is on average 4 hrs 42 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 23 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Greystones to Sligo?
Greystones to Sligo has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Greystones to Sligo leave?
The earliest train from Greystones to Sligo departs at 05:44. 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 Greystones to Sligo depart?
The latest train from Greystones to Sligo departs at 18:04. 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 Greystones to Sligo by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Greystones and Sligo is 4 hrs 23 mins.
Is there a direct train from Greystones to Sligo?
Yes, there is a direct train between Greystones and Sligo.
What are the CO2 emissions for Greystones to Sligo by train?
The train journey from Greystones to Sligo creates 14.16kg of CO2 emissions.

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