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 Dublin and Athlone?
The trains to Athlone leave Dublin from Dublin Connolly, Dublin Heuston, Docklands, Tara Street or Dublin Pearse and arrive in Athlone.
How many train connections are there from Dublin to Athlone every day?
If you want to travel from Dublin to Athlone by train, there are 53 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 40 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 12 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?
While the first train to Athlone leaves at 06:12, the last one is scheduled for 19:01. The average duration of the journey is of 2 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Athlone in 1 hour and 15 minutes.