Trains Limerick to Ballina: Times, Prices and Tickets

25/06/2024
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Limerick to Ballina by train

The journey from Limerick to Ballina by train is 165.61 km and takes 5 hrs 47 mins. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:25 and the last at 17:45. It is possible to travel from Limerick to Ballina by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hrs 47 mins
Connection per Day6
First Departure05:25
Last Departure17:45
Distance165.61 km
DepartureLimerick
ArrivalBallina
CarriersIrish Rail
Cheap train tickets from Limerick to Ballina
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Limerick to Ballina.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Limerick to Ballina, 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 Limerick to Ballina.

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 Limerick to Ballina

The cheapest Limerick - Ballina train tickets can be found for as low as €1.40 if you’re lucky, or €5.49 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €7.70.

Find the best day to travel to Ballina by train

When travelling to Ballina 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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Limerick to Ballina CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
11.59kg
Bus
12.42kg
Flight
33.12kg
Car
26.5kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Limerick to Ballina by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Limerick and Ballina are 11.59kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Limerick and Ballina? By taking the train between Limerick and Ballina you will save 21.53kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.83kg compared to a bus and 14.91kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Limerick and Ballina by train?
Limerick to Ballina is 165.61 km.
How long does the train between Limerick and Ballina take?
Limerick to Ballina is on average 5 hrs 47 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 40 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Limerick to Ballina?
Limerick to Ballina has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Limerick to Ballina leave?
The earliest train from Limerick to Ballina 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 Limerick to Ballina depart?
The latest train from Limerick to Ballina departs at 17:45. 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 Limerick to Ballina by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Limerick and Ballina is 4 hrs 40 mins.
Is there a direct train from Limerick to Ballina?
Yes, there is a direct train between Limerick and Ballina.
What are the CO2 emissions for Limerick to Ballina by train?
The train journey from Limerick to Ballina creates 11.59kg of CO2 emissions.

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