Find a train from Westport to Sligo

These train, bus and flight companies trust us

Find the cheapest ticket for your trip


Find cheap car hire in

Journey details

Best price € 1.70
Journey duration 8 h 52 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 05:20
Last departure 07:15
Distance 86 km

Use Virail to find the best way to travel from Westport to Sligo

Do you know the best way to get from Westport to Sligo? No? Don't worry, Virail knows. Our search tool uses data from thousands of travel providers to show you all the available routes for your chosen travel dates. Whether you want to travel by train, bus, plane, or carpool, we can help. Filter your results to suit your personal needs: decide whether you want a one-way or round trip ticket, look for a direct journey or one with connections, and choose the time of day that you prefer to travel. Take a look at all the information and find the transport option that's right for you. When you've selected your ideal journey, Virail will transfer you to the website of your chosen travel provider, where you can complete your booking. Your adventure is waiting - let Virail help you today.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Westport to Sligo?

The cheapest train tickets from Westport to Sligo cost € 1.70. On average, you can expect to spend around € 1.70 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Westport to Sligo.

Trains from Westport to Sligo

How much time will it take to go from Westport to Sligo by train?

The distance between Westport and Sligo is around 87 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 8 h 52 min. However, the fastest routes between Westport and Sligo take 8 h 21 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

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

The first journey of the day departs from Westport at 05:20. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 07:15. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Westport and Sligo. 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.

Which stations can I use to travel from Westport to Sligo?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Westport from the following stations: Westport. 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 times a day do journeys run from Westport to Sligo?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Westport 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 Irishrail and 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 Westport which travel directly to Sligo. There are 2 journeys with one change or more.