Trains Dundalk to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

Dundalk to Galway by train

The journey from Dundalk to Galway by train is 115.47 mi and takes 4 hr 38 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:00 AM and the last at 5:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Dundalk to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration4 hr 38 min
Connection per Day6
First Departure7:00 AM
Last Departure5:20 PM
Distance115.47 mi
DepartureDundalk
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Dundalk to Galway. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Dundalk to Galway?

The cheapest train tickets from Dundalk to Galway cost . On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Dundalk to Galway.
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On average, you can expect to spend around for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Dundalk to Galway.

How long will it take me to travel from Dundalk to Galway by train?

With a distance of 115.47 mi between Dundalk and Galway, it will usually take 4 hr 38 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 4 hr 38 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. In order to get from Dundalk to Galway faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Dundalk and Galway will complete the journey in 4 hr 14 min. On average, it will take you about 4 hr 38 min to travel the 115.47 mi between Dundalk and Galway.

When do the first and last departures from Dundalk to Galway leave?

The first journey of the day departs from Dundalk at 7:00 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 5:20 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Dundalk and Galway. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Dundalk to Galway leaving at 7:00 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 5:20 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

What are the stations on the Dundalk to Galway route?

You can depart from Dundalk at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Galway at the following stations: . Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Dundalk and Galway. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Dundalk to Galway take place each day?

If you want to get from Dundalk to Galway, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 6 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 0 direct journeys between Dundalk and Galway. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 6 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dundalk to Galway. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Dundalk to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dundalk to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dundalk to Galway, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Dundalk to Galway.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Galway by train

When travelling to Galway by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Dundalk to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
13.01kg
Bus
13.94kg
Flight
37.17kg
Car
29.73kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Dundalk to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Dundalk and Galway are 13.01kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Dundalk and Galway? By taking the train between Dundalk and Galway you will save 24.16kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.93kg compared to a bus and 16.72kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Dundalk and Galway by train?
Dundalk to Galway is 115.47 mi.
How long does the train between Dundalk and Galway take?
Dundalk to Galway is on average 4 hr 38 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 14 min.
How many train connections per day go from Dundalk to Galway?
Dundalk to Galway has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Dundalk to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Dundalk to Galway departs at 7:00 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Dundalk to Galway depart?
The latest train from Dundalk to Galway departs at 5:20 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What's the fastest journey time between Dundalk to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Dundalk and Galway is 4 hr 14 min.
Is there a direct train from Dundalk to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Dundalk and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dundalk to Galway by train?
The train journey from Dundalk to Galway creates 13.01kg of CO2 emissions.

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