For short distances like between Athlone and Dublin, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
Which stations serve the rail line Athlone - Dublin?
The trains to Dublin leave Athlone from Athlone and arrive in Docklands, Dublin Heuston, Dublin Connolly, Dublin Pearse or Tara Street.
How many daily connections exist to travel to Dublin from Athlone by train?
If you need to travel to Dublin from Athlone please know that there are 60 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 46 routes with at least one change versus 13 direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip.
How long will it take you from Athlone to Dublin by train and when do the trains leave?
On average, it takes 2 hours and 10 minutes to get to Dublin by train, but you will need 1 hour and 22 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 08:12, whereas the last one leaves Athlone at 20:01.