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Journey details

Best price 0.90 €
Journey duration 2 h 46 min
Connections per day 8
First departure 05:55
Last departure 19:50
Distance 79 km

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How much do train tickets from Limerick to Galway cost?

On average, a train ticket from Limerick to Galway will cost you 1.81 €. 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 0.21 €. 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.

Trains from Limerick to Galway

How long is the journey from Limerick to Galway by train?

What time are the first and last departures from Limerick to Galway?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Limerick to Galway leaving at 05:55. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 19:50.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.

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

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Limerick from the following stations: Limerick Colbert. Arriving at Galway, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Galway (Ceannt). 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 Galway.

How many journeys from Limerick to Galway take place each day?

The route from Limerick to Galway is served by providers including irishrail and irish_rail. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 9 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Limerick 8 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Limerick to Galway, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 3 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.