Trains Malahide to Athlone: Times, Prices and Tickets

15/06/2024
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Malahide to Athlone by train

The journey from Malahide to Athlone by train is 119.07 km and takes 2 hrs 46 mins. There are 11 connections per day, with the first departure at 08:03 and the last at 18:21. It is possible to travel from Malahide to Athlone by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration2 hrs 46 mins
Connection per Day11
First Departure08:03
Last Departure18:21
Distance119.07 km
DepartureMalahide
ArrivalAthlone
CarriersIrish Rail

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How much do train tickets from Malahide to Athlone cost?

The cheapest train tickets from Malahide to Athlone 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 Malahide to Athlone.
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When you're traveling from Malahide to Athlone, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long is the journey from Malahide to Athlone by train?

The average journey time is 2 hrs 46 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 119.07 km from Malahide to Athlone. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Malahide to Athlone to take longer than 2 hrs 46 mins. The distance between Malahide and Athlone is around 119.07 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hrs 46 mins. However, the fastest routes between Malahide and Athlone take 2 hrs 32 mins. 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.

What time are the first and last departures from Malahide to Athlone?

The first journey of the day departs from Malahide at 08:03. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 18:21. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Malahide and Athlone. 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. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Malahide to Athlone, which usually leaves at 08:03. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 18:21. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Malahide to Athlone?

In Malahide, departure stations include Malahide. When you arrive in Athlone, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Athlone, 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 journeys from Malahide to Athlone take place each day?

If you want to get from Malahide to Athlone, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 11 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Malahide and Athlone. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 11 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Malahide to Athlone. 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 Malahide to Athlone
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Malahide to Athlone.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Malahide to Athlone, 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 Malahide to Athlone.

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 Malahide to Athlone

The cheapest Malahide - Athlone 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 Athlone by train

When travelling to Athlone 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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Malahide to Athlone CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
8.33kg
Bus
8.93kg
Flight
23.81kg
Car
19.05kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Malahide to Athlone by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Malahide and Athlone are 8.33kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Malahide and Athlone? By taking the train between Malahide and Athlone you will save 15.48kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.6kg compared to a bus and 10.72kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Malahide and Athlone by train?
Malahide to Athlone is 119.07 km.
How long does the train between Malahide and Athlone take?
Malahide to Athlone is on average 2 hrs 46 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 32 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Malahide to Athlone?
Malahide to Athlone has 11 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Malahide to Athlone leave?
The earliest train from Malahide to Athlone departs at 08:03. 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 Malahide to Athlone depart?
The latest train from Malahide to Athlone departs at 18:21. 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 Malahide to Athlone by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Malahide and Athlone is 2 hrs 32 mins.
Is there a direct train from Malahide to Athlone?
Yes, there is a direct train between Malahide and Athlone.
What are the CO2 emissions for Malahide to Athlone by train?
The train journey from Malahide to Athlone creates 8.33kg of CO2 emissions.

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