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.
Which stations serve the rail line Dublin - Athlone?
The trains to Athlone will leave from Docklands, Dublin Heuston, Dublin Pearse, Tara Street or Dublin Connolly and will arrive at Athlone.
How many train connections exist to go from Dublin to Athlone per day?
If you want to travel from Dublin to Athlone by train, there are 33 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 24 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 8 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Athlone at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
When are the frist and last trains from Dublin to Athlone scheduled?
The first train to Athlone leaves at 07:12, whereas the last one at 20:09. On average, the journey lasts 2 hours and 35 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Athlone in 2 hours and 28 minutes.