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Journey details

Best price 11 $
Journey duration 1 h 2 min
Connections per day 27
First departure: 06:25
Last departure: 19:20
Distance 71km

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With Virail you can find the best train connection from Galway to Athlone , you just need to enter the date of your trip and we will find the best solution for you! On our platform you can also choose between a round-trip ticket or a one-way ticket and you can filter your results by price and departure. Once you chose the best ticket for your trip we will redirect you automatically to the provider’s website where you will be able to book and pay your ticket. Virail is a metasearch platform with customers from more than 30 countries. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and enables you to find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Trains from Galway to Athlone: which companies can you travel with?

Virail finds offers from lots of rail companies in Europe and in the rest of the world. For example, it shows you the possible train connections from Galway to Athlone offered by Irish Rail.

What is the price of train tickets from Galway to Athlone?

By booking in advance, you can find cheap train tickets from Galway to Athlone from 10,59 $. However, train tickets for this route cost on average around 17,30 $.

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Trains from Galway to Athlone


Since the journey between Galway and Athlone is relatively short, you can consider carpooling or bus as alternative ways of transport with cheapest prices and similar duration.

In which stations can you take the train to Athlone and where will you arrive?

The trains to Athlone will leave from Galway (Ceannt) and will arrive at Athlone.

How many daily connections exist to travel to Athlone from Galway by train?

8 train connections exist to reach Athlone from Galway per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 8 direct lines versus zero route which have at least one change. So you will never have to take another train.

How long will it take you from Galway to Athlone by train and when do the trains leave?

The first train to Athlone leaves at 06:12, whereas the last one at 17:12. On average, the journey lasts 59 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Athlone in 55 minutes.

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