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Journey details

Best price € 1.70
Journey duration 5 h 13 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 11:05
Last departure 13:20
Distance 158 km

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Wexford to Athlone?

When you're traveling from Wexford to Athlone, you can expect to pay an average of approximately € 1.70. You might be able to find prices as low as € 1.70, 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.

Trains from Wexford to Athlone

How long will it take me to travel from Wexford to Athlone by train?

In order to get from Wexford to Athlone faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Wexford and Athlone will complete the journey in 4 h 56 min. On average, it will take you about 5 h 13 min to travel the 158 km between Wexford and Athlone.

At what time of the day can I travel from Wexford to Athlone?

The first daily departure from Wexford to Athlone leaves at 11:05, while the last journey of the day sets out at 13:20. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Wexford and Athlone. 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.

When traveling from Wexford to Athlone by train, which stations can I use?

You will be able to leave Wexford by using stations such as Wexford (O Hanrahan). These connect you to stations including Athlone in Athlone. 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 Wexford or in Athlone, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Wexford to Athlone are there every day?

On average, there are 2 daily departures from Wexford to Athlone. 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 2 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 Wexford which travel directly to Athlone. There are 2 journeys with one change or more.