Trains Mullingar to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

05/23/2024
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Mullingar to Galway by train

The journey from Mullingar to Galway by train is 69.39 mi and takes 5 hr 15 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:44 AM and the last at 5:00 PM. It is possible to travel from Mullingar to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration5 hr 15 min
Connection per Day5
First Departure6:44 AM
Last Departure5:00 PM
Distance69.39 mi
DepartureMullingar
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

Mullingar to Galway Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, May 23, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Mullingar to Galway by train?

The prices for train tickets from Mullingar to Galway 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 Mullingar to Galway 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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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 Mullingar to Galway.

How long does the journey from Mullingar to Galway take by train?

With a distance of 69.39 mi between Mullingar and Galway, it will usually take 5 hr 15 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 5 hr 15 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 Mullingar 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 Mullingar and Galway will complete the journey in 4 hr 42 min. On average, it will take you about 5 hr 15 min to travel the 69.39 mi between Mullingar and Galway.

What time are the first and last departures from Mullingar to Galway?

The first journey of the day departs from Mullingar at 6:44 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 5:00 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Mullingar 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. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Mullingar at 6:44 AM, and the last departure will leave at 5:00 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 Mullingar to Galway 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.

When traveling from Mullingar to Galway by train, which stations can I use?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Mullingar from the following stations: Mullingar Castle. Arriving at Galway, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . 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 Galway.

How many daily journeys are there from Mullingar to Galway?

On average, there are 5 daily departures from Mullingar to Galway. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Mullingar which travel directly to Galway. There are 5 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Mullingar 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 Mullingar to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Mullingar to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Mullingar 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 Mullingar 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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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $1.44 to $24.21 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 94% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Mullingar to Galway

The cheapest Mullingar - Galway train tickets can be found for as low as $3.79 if you’re lucky, or $6.68 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $9.09.

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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Mullingar to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
7.82kg
Bus
8.37kg
Flight
22.33kg
Car
17.87kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Mullingar to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Mullingar and Galway are 7.82kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Mullingar and Galway? By taking the train between Mullingar and Galway you will save 14.51kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.55kg compared to a bus and 10.05kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What's the distance between Mullingar and Galway by train?
Mullingar to Galway is 69.39 mi.
How long does the train between Mullingar and Galway take?
Mullingar to Galway is on average 5 hr 15 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 42 min.
How many train connections per day go from Mullingar to Galway?
Mullingar to Galway has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Mullingar to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Mullingar to Galway departs at 6:44 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 Mullingar to Galway depart?
The latest train from Mullingar to Galway departs at 5:00 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 Mullingar to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Mullingar and Galway is 4 hr 42 min.
Is there a direct train from Mullingar to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Mullingar and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Mullingar to Galway by train?
The train journey from Mullingar to Galway creates 7.82kg of CO2 emissions.

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