Trains Galway to Tralee: Times, Prices and Tickets

06/18/2024
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Galway to Tralee by train

The journey from Galway to Tralee by train is 79.18 mi and takes 5 hr 55 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:25 AM and the last at 5:50 PM. It is possible to travel from Galway to Tralee by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hr 55 min
Connection per Day8
First Departure5:25 AM
Last Departure5:50 PM
Distance79.18 mi
DepartureGalway
ArrivalTralee
CarriersIrish Rail

Galway to Tralee Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jun 18, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Galway to Tralee?

The prices for train tickets from Galway to Tralee vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Galway to Tralee will cost . The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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The prices for train tickets from Galway to Tralee vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately . For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

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

The average journey time is 5 hr 55 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 79.18 mi from Galway to Tralee. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Galway to Tralee to take longer than 5 hr 55 min. In order to get from Galway to Tralee 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 Galway and Tralee will complete the journey in 5 hr 8 min. On average, it will take you about 5 hr 55 min to travel the 79.18 mi between Galway and Tralee.

What time are the departures from Galway to Tralee?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Galway to Tralee, which usually leaves at 5:25 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 5:50 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Galway at 5:25 AM, and the last departure will leave at 5:50 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Galway to Tralee can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use to travel from Galway to Tralee?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Galway from the following stations: . Arriving at Tralee, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Tralee Bus Station. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Tralee.

How many times a day do departures from Galway leave for Tralee?

The route from Galway to Tralee is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Galway 8 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Galway to Tralee, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 8 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Galway to Tralee. 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 Galway to Tralee
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Galway to Tralee.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Galway to Tralee, 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 Galway to Tralee.

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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The cheapest Galway - Tralee train tickets can be found for as low as $2.97 if you’re lucky, or $4.25 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $5.58.

Find the best day to travel to Tralee by train

When travelling to Tralee 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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Galway to Tralee CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
8.92kg
Bus
9.56kg
Flight
25.48kg
Car
20.39kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Galway to Tralee by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Galway and Tralee are 8.92kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Galway and Tralee? By taking the train between Galway and Tralee you will save 16.56kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.64kg compared to a bus and 11.47kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Galway and Tralee by train?
Galway to Tralee is 79.18 mi.
How long does the train between Galway and Tralee take?
Galway to Tralee is on average 5 hr 55 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 8 min.
How many train connections per day go from Galway to Tralee?
Galway to Tralee has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Galway to Tralee leave?
The earliest train from Galway to Tralee departs at 5:25 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 Galway to Tralee depart?
The latest train from Galway to Tralee departs at 5:50 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 Galway to Tralee by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Galway and Tralee is 5 hr 8 min.
Is there a direct train from Galway to Tralee?
Yes, there is a direct train between Galway and Tralee.
What are the CO2 emissions for Galway to Tralee by train?
The train journey from Galway to Tralee creates 8.92kg of CO2 emissions.

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