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Trains Sligo to Carrick on Shannon: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon?

Prices will vary when you travel from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon. On average, though, you'll pay about € 7.66 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as € 2.09, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Sligo to Carrick on Shannon by train

Best price € 7.65
Journey duration 45 min
Connections per day 7
First departure 07:40
Last departure 20:05
Distance 44 km
Departure Sligo
Arrival Carrick on Shannon
Carriers Irishrail, Irish Rail

Ticket price Sligo - Carrick on Shannon every day

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€ 2.09
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€ 9.49

Sligo - Carrick on Shannon


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€ 7.65

Saturday, May 28th 2022
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Sligo (MacDiarmada) - Carrick-on-Shannon
11:05 - 11:50
Irish Rail
CO2: 0.13kg

How long does it take to get from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon by train?

The journey between Sligo and Carrick on Shannon by train usually takes 45 min to cover a distance of 44 km. The shortest journey from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon will take you 43 min. 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 Carrick on Shannon 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.

When do departures from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon leave?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon leaving at 06:40. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 20:05.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations can I use on the Sligo to Carrick on Shannon route?

In Sligo, departure stations include Sligo (MacDiarmada). When you arrive in Carrick on Shannon, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Carrick-on-Shannon. 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 Sligo to Carrick on Shannon are there every day?

If you want to get from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon, you can travel with providers such as Irish Rail. You will find a maximum number of 8 departures per day. On average, there are 8 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 8 direct journeys between Sligo and Carrick on Shannon. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 0 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.


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