Trains Mullingar to Dundalk: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Mullingar to Dundalk by train

The journey from Mullingar to Dundalk by train is 80.44 km and takes 3 hrs 20 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:10 and the last at 21:04. It is possible to travel from Mullingar to Dundalk by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hrs 20 mins
Connection per Day8
First Departure06:10
Last Departure21:04
Distance80.44 km
DepartureMullingar
ArrivalDundalk
CarriersIrish Rail

Mullingar to Dundalk Train Times

Departure date
Saturday 15 Jun 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Mullingar to Dundalk?

The prices for train tickets from Mullingar to Dundalk vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Mullingar to Dundalk will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for train tickets from Mullingar to Dundalk vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How much time will it take to go from Mullingar to Dundalk by train?

The distance between Mullingar and Dundalk is approximately 80.44 km. In general, it will take you about 3 hrs 20 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 between Mullingar and Dundalk runs for about 80.44 km and usually takes approximately 3 hrs 20 mins. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 2 hrs 40 mins. If you are trying to get from Mullingar to Dundalk as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the departures from Mullingar to Dundalk?

The first journey of the day departs from Mullingar at 06:10. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 21:04. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Mullingar and Dundalk. 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 Mullingar at 06:10, and the last departure will leave at 21:04. 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 Mullingar to Dundalk 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 Mullingar to Dundalk route?

You will be able to leave Mullingar by using stations such as Mullingar Castle. These connect you to stations including Dundalk, Bus Station in Dundalk. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Mullingar or in Dundalk, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Mullingar to Dundalk?

On average, there are 8 daily departures from Mullingar to Dundalk. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Mullingar which travel directly to Dundalk. There are 8 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Mullingar to Dundalk. 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 Mullingar to Dundalk
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Mullingar to Dundalk.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Mullingar to Dundalk, 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 Mullingar to Dundalk.

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 Mullingar to Dundalk

The cheapest Mullingar - Dundalk train tickets can be found for as low as €4.51 if you’re lucky, or €7.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €10.77.

Find the best day to travel to Dundalk by train

When travelling to Dundalk 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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Mullingar to Dundalk CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
5.63kg
Bus
6.03kg
Flight
16.09kg
Car
12.87kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Mullingar to Dundalk by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Mullingar and Dundalk are 5.63kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Mullingar and Dundalk? By taking the train between Mullingar and Dundalk you will save 10.46kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.4kg compared to a bus and 7.24kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Mullingar and Dundalk by train?
Mullingar to Dundalk is 80.44 km.
How long does the train between Mullingar and Dundalk take?
Mullingar to Dundalk is on average 3 hrs 20 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 40 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Mullingar to Dundalk?
Mullingar to Dundalk has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Mullingar to Dundalk leave?
The earliest train from Mullingar to Dundalk departs at 06:10. 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 Mullingar to Dundalk depart?
The latest train from Mullingar to Dundalk departs at 21:04. 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 Mullingar to Dundalk by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Mullingar and Dundalk is 2 hrs 40 mins.
Is there a direct train from Mullingar to Dundalk?
Yes, there is a direct train between Mullingar and Dundalk.
What are the CO2 emissions for Mullingar to Dundalk by train?
The train journey from Mullingar to Dundalk creates 5.63kg of CO2 emissions.

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