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Journey details

Best price 2 $
Journey duration 2 h 4 min
Connections per day 118
First departure: 06:37
Last departure: 19:35
Distance 113km

Virail finds for you the best train offers from Dublin to Athlone

Finding the perfect train connection from Dublin to Athlone has never been so easy: thanks to virail, you will be able to compare hundreds of offers at the same time just by inserting the date of your trip. Through the price and departure filters, you will have the possibility to restrict the results and find the perfect solution. You can also specify if you need a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. The booking takes place on the provider's website, to which you will be automatically redirected. Virail is a travel transportation portal with customers across more than 30 countries. Virail helps more than 60 million users to make the best choice for their trip every year. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies travel from Dublin to Athlone by train?

Among all our partners, you will also find Irish Rail, providing the train connections between Dublin and Athlone.

How much are the train tickets from Dublin to Athlone?

If you have the possibility to book in advance, you will be likely to find cheap train tickets from Dublin to Athlone for 1,70 $. In case you can't plan in advance, train tickets to Athlone cost on average 8,10 $.


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.

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