Trains Mullingar to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

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Mullingar to Galway by train

The journey from Mullingar to Galway by train is 111.67 km and takes 5 hrs 15 mins. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:44 and the last at 17:00. It is possible to travel from Mullingar to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hrs 15 mins
Connection per Day5
First Departure06:44
Last Departure17:00
Distance111.67 km
DepartureMullingar
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

Mullingar to Galway Train Times

Departure date
Monday 24 Jun 2024

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

When you're traveling from Mullingar to Galway, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . You might be able to find prices as low as , but it all depends on how you travel. 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.
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On average, a train ticket from Mullingar 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 much time will it take to go from Mullingar to Galway by train?

With a distance of 111.67 km between Mullingar and Galway, it will usually take 5 hrs 15 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 5 hrs 15 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Mullingar and Galway by train usually takes 5 hrs 15 mins to cover a distance of 111.67 km. The shortest journey from Mullingar to Galway will take you 4 hrs 42 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Galway quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

At what time of the day can I travel from Mullingar to Galway?

The first journey of the day departs from Mullingar at 06:44. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 17:00. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Mullingar and Galway. 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. The first departure of the night from Mullingar to Galway leaves at 06:44, while the last journey sets out at 17:00. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Mullingar 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Mullingar to Galway?

In Mullingar, departure stations include Mullingar Castle. When you arrive in Galway, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . 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 times a day do departures from Mullingar leave for Galway?

You will be able to travel from Mullingar to Galway using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 5 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Mullingar to Galway using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Mullingar to Galway each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 5 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Mullingar 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 Mullingar to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Mullingar to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Mullingar 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 Mullingar 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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €1.40 to €23.59 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 94% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Mullingar to Galway

The cheapest Mullingar - Galway train tickets can be found for as low as €3.69 if you’re lucky, or €6.51 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €8.86.

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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Mullingar to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
7.82kg
Bus
8.37kg
Flight
22.33kg
Car
17.87kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Mullingar to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Mullingar and Galway are 7.82kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Mullingar and Galway? By taking the train between Mullingar and Galway you will save 14.51kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.55kg compared to a bus and 10.05kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Mullingar and Galway by train?
Mullingar to Galway is 111.67 km.
How long does the train between Mullingar and Galway take?
Mullingar to Galway is on average 5 hrs 15 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hrs 42 mins.
How many train connections per day go from Mullingar to Galway?
Mullingar to Galway has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Mullingar to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Mullingar to Galway departs at 06:44. 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 Galway depart?
The latest train from Mullingar to Galway departs at 17:00. 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 Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Mullingar and Galway is 4 hrs 42 mins.
Is there a direct train from Mullingar to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Mullingar and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Mullingar to Galway by train?
The train journey from Mullingar to Galway creates 7.82kg of CO2 emissions.

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