If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
When travelling on such short distances, you can take into account also busses and carpooling options: with some luck you will find very cheap options, even if you book on short notice.
Which stations do the trains to Galway leave from?
Trains leave Dublin from Dublin Pearse, Dublin Heuston, Tara Street, Dublin Connolly or Docklands and arrive at Galway (Ceannt).
How many connections are there to go Galway from Dublin by train per day?
38 train connections exist to reach Galway from Dublin per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 30 routes which have at least one change versus 8 routes which are direct lines. So although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections. Nevertheless, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route.
When are the frist and last trains from Dublin to Galway scheduled?
On average, it takes 3 hours and 9 minutes to get to Galway by train, but you will need 3 hours and 7 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 06:11, whereas the last one leaves Dublin at 19:10.