Trains Killarney to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Killarney to Galway by train

The journey from Killarney to Galway by train is 147.05 km and takes 5 hrs 32 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:05 and the last at 17:44. It is possible to travel from Killarney to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hrs 32 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure05:05
Last Departure17:44
Distance147.05 km
DepartureKillarney
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

Killarney to Galway Train Times

Departure date
Friday 19 Jul 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Killarney to Galway?

The cheapest train tickets from Killarney to Galway 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 Killarney to Galway.
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On average, a train ticket from Killarney to Galway 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 much time will it take to go from Killarney to Galway by train?

The distance between Killarney and Galway is approximately 147.05 km. In general, it will take you about 5 hrs 32 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 Killarney to Galway covers a distance of 147.05 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 5 hrs 32 mins. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 4 hrs 34 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 Killarney to Galway faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

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

The first journey of the day departs from Killarney at 05:05. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 17:44. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Killarney and Galway. 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 Killarney at 05:05, and the last departure will leave at 17:44. 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 Killarney to Galway 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.

What are the stations on the Killarney to Galway route?

In Killarney, departure stations include Killarney Railway Station. When you arrive in Galway, 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 Killarney to Galway take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Killarney to Galway using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 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 Killarney to Galway 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 Killarney to Galway each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 6 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 Killarney to Galway. 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 Killarney to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Killarney to Galway.

Book in advance and save

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

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 companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €3.46 to €14.31 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 76% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Killarney to Galway

The cheapest Killarney - Galway train tickets can be found for as low as €3.24 if you’re lucky, or €4.81 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €10.50.

Find the best day to travel to Galway by train

When travelling to Galway 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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Killarney to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
10.29kg
Bus
11.03kg
Flight
29.41kg
Car
23.53kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Killarney to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Killarney and Galway are 10.29kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Killarney and Galway? By taking the train between Killarney and Galway you will save 19.12kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.74kg compared to a bus and 13.24kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Killarney and Galway by train?
Killarney to Galway is 147.05 km.
How long does the train between Killarney and Galway take?
Killarney to Galway is on average 5 hrs 32 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 34 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Killarney to Galway?
Killarney to Galway has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Killarney to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Killarney to Galway departs at 05:05. 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 Killarney to Galway depart?
The latest train from Killarney to Galway departs at 17:44. 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 Killarney to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Killarney and Galway is 4 hrs 34 mins.
Is there a direct train from Killarney to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Killarney and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Killarney to Galway by train?
The train journey from Killarney to Galway creates 10.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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