Trains Castlebar to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

06/20/2024
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Castlebar to Galway by train

The journey from Castlebar to Galway by train is 37.8 mi and takes 3 hr 29 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:28 AM and the last at 6:39 PM. It is possible to travel from Castlebar to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration3 hr 29 min
Connection per Day5
First Departure5:28 AM
Last Departure6:39 PM
Distance37.8 mi
DepartureCastlebar
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

Castlebar to Galway Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Jun 20, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Castlebar to Galway?

On average, a train ticket from Castlebar to Galway will cost you . However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, a train ticket from Castlebar to Galway will cost you . If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Castlebar to Galway by train?

Traveling from Castlebar to Galway by train will usually take 3 hr 29 min. This journey covers a distance of 37.8 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 3 hr 29 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey from Castlebar to Galway covers a distance of 37.8 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 hr 29 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 hr 37 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 Castlebar to Galway faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do departures from Castlebar to Galway leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Castlebar at 5:28 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 6:39 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Castlebar and Galway. 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. The first journey of the night departs from Castlebar at 5:28 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 6:39 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Castlebar and Galway. 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 on the Castlebar to Galway route?

You will be able to leave Castlebar by using stations such as Castlebar,Mayo,Ireland,Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar. These connect you to stations including in Galway. 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 Castlebar or in Galway, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Castlebar to Galway?

On average, there are 5 daily departures from Castlebar to Galway. 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 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , 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 0 departures from Castlebar which travel directly to Galway. There are 5 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Castlebar to Galway. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Castlebar to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Castlebar to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Castlebar to Galway, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Castlebar to Galway.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Castlebar - Galway train tickets can be found for as low as $5.97 if you’re lucky, or $6.89 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $8.13.

Find the best day to travel to Galway by train

When travelling to Galway by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Castlebar to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
4.26kg
Bus
4.56kg
Flight
12.17kg
Car
9.73kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Castlebar to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Castlebar and Galway are 4.26kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Castlebar and Galway? By taking the train between Castlebar and Galway you will save 7.91kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.3kg compared to a bus and 5.47kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Castlebar and Galway by train?
Castlebar to Galway is 37.8 mi.
How long does the train between Castlebar and Galway take?
Castlebar to Galway is on average 3 hr 29 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 37 min.
How many train connections per day go from Castlebar to Galway?
Castlebar to Galway has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Castlebar to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Castlebar to Galway departs at 5:28 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Castlebar to Galway depart?
The latest train from Castlebar to Galway departs at 6:39 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Castlebar to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Castlebar and Galway is 2 hr 37 min.
Is there a direct train from Castlebar to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Castlebar and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Castlebar to Galway by train?
The train journey from Castlebar to Galway creates 4.26kg of CO2 emissions.