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Best price € 1.70
Journey duration 7 h 34 min
Connections per day 3
First departure 07:34
Last departure 09:37
Distance 73 km

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How much does it cost to get from Roscommon to Sligo by train?

The prices for train tickets from Roscommon to Sligo 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 Roscommon to Sligo will cost € 1.70. The average train ticket price is approximately € 3.41. 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.

Trains from Roscommon to Sligo

How long does it take to get from Roscommon to Sligo by train?

The journey from Roscommon to Sligo covers a distance of 74 km. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 7 h 34 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 7 h 1 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Roscommon to Sligo faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Roscommon to Sligo?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Roscommon to Sligo, which usually leaves at 07:34. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 09:37. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Roscommon to Sligo route?

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

How many journeys from Roscommon to Sligo take place each day?

On average, there are 3 daily departures from Roscommon to Sligo. 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 3 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Irish Rail, 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 departures from Roscommon which travel directly to Sligo. There are 3 journeys with one change or more.