Don't forget to buy food and drinks in advance if you need them: train stations do not always have shops, while onboard cafés are not always available and often very expensive.
When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Cork and Galway?
The trains to Galway leave Cork from Cork (Kent) and arrive in Galway (Ceannt).
How many daily connections exist to travel to Galway from Cork by train?
9 connections are available every day to travel from Cork to Galway by train. Please know that all these routes are indirect lines. Consequently, you will have to change trains.
How long does it take from Cork to Galway and when do the trains leave?
The first train to Galway leaves at 07:12, whereas the last one at 18:11. On average, the journey lasts 4 hours and 38 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Galway in 3 hours and 53 minutes.