Trains Maynooth to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Maynooth to Galway by train

The journey from Maynooth to Galway by train is 159.97 km and takes 4 hrs 11 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 05:57 and the last at 18:40. It is possible to travel from Maynooth to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hrs 11 mins
Connection per Day8
First Departure05:57
Last Departure18:40
Distance159.97 km
DepartureMaynooth
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

Maynooth to Galway Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 25 May 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Maynooth to Galway?

On average, a train ticket from Maynooth to Galway 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, a train ticket from Maynooth 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 long does the journey from Maynooth to Galway take by train?

The average journey time is 4 hrs 11 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 159.97 km from Maynooth to Galway. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Maynooth to Galway to take longer than 4 hrs 11 mins. In order to get from Maynooth to Galway faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Maynooth and Galway will complete the journey in 3 hrs 55 mins. On average, it will take you about 4 hrs 11 mins to travel the 159.97 km between Maynooth and Galway.

When do departures from Maynooth to Galway leave?

The first daily departure from Maynooth to Galway leaves at 05:57, while the last journey of the day sets out at 18:40. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Maynooth and Galway. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Maynooth to Galway, which usually leaves at 05:57. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 18:40. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Maynooth 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 Maynooth from the following stations: Maynooth Straffan Rd. Arriving at Galway, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . 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 times a day do journeys run from Maynooth to Galway?

The route from Maynooth to Galway is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Maynooth 8 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Maynooth 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 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 8 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. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Maynooth 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 Maynooth to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Maynooth to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Maynooth 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 Maynooth 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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The cheapest Maynooth - Galway 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 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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Maynooth to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
11.2kg
Bus
12kg
Flight
31.99kg
Car
25.59kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Maynooth to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Maynooth and Galway are 11.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Maynooth and Galway? By taking the train between Maynooth and Galway you will save 20.79kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.8kg compared to a bus and 14.39kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Maynooth and Galway by train?
Maynooth to Galway is 159.97 km.
How long does the train between Maynooth and Galway take?
Maynooth to Galway is on average 4 hrs 11 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hrs 55 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Maynooth to Galway?
Maynooth to Galway has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Maynooth to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Maynooth to Galway departs at 05:57. 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 Maynooth to Galway depart?
The latest train from Maynooth to Galway departs at 18:40. 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 Maynooth to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Maynooth and Galway is 3 hrs 55 mins.
Is there a direct train from Maynooth to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Maynooth and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Maynooth to Galway by train?
The train journey from Maynooth to Galway creates 11.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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