Trains Tralee to Galway: Times, Prices and Tickets

07/16/2024
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Tralee to Galway by train

The journey from Tralee to Galway by train is 79.18 mi and takes 6 hr 16 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:45 AM and the last at 3:05 PM. It is possible to travel from Tralee to Galway by train for as little as or as much as . The best price for this journey is .

Journey Duration6 hr 16 min
Connection per Day6
First Departure5:45 AM
Last Departure3:05 PM
Distance79.18 mi
DepartureTralee
ArrivalGalway
CarriersIrish Rail

Tralee to Galway Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Tralee to Galway?

When you're traveling from Tralee to Galway, you can expect to pay an average of approximately . You might be able to find prices as low as , but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Tralee to Galway. On average, though, you'll pay about for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

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

The average journey time is 6 hr 16 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 79.18 mi from Tralee to Galway. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Tralee to Galway to take longer than 6 hr 16 min. The journey between Tralee and Galway by train usually takes 6 hr 16 min to cover a distance of 79.18 mi. The shortest journey from Tralee to Galway will take you 5 hr 10 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Galway quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Tralee to Galway leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Tralee to Galway, which usually leaves at 5:45 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 3:05 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Tralee to Galway, which usually leaves at 5:45 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 3:05 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Tralee to Galway route?

You will be able to leave Tralee by using stations such as Tralee Bus Station. These connect you to stations including in Galway. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Tralee or in Galway, for your convenience while traveling.

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

The route from Tralee to Galway 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 Tralee 6 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Tralee to Galway, 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 6 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 Tralee 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 Tralee to Galway
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Tralee to Galway.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Tralee 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 Tralee 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 $1.03 to $10.12 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 90% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Tralee to Galway

The cheapest Tralee - Galway train tickets can be found for as low as $3.36 if you’re lucky, or $4.81 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $6.85.

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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Tralee to Galway CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
8.92kg
Bus
9.56kg
Flight
25.48kg
Car
20.39kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Tralee to Galway by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Tralee and Galway are 8.92kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Tralee and Galway? By taking the train between Tralee and Galway 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 Tralee and Galway by train?
Tralee to Galway is 79.18 mi.
How long does the train between Tralee and Galway take?
Tralee to Galway is on average 6 hr 16 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 10 min.
How many train connections per day go from Tralee to Galway?
Tralee to Galway has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Tralee to Galway leave?
The earliest train from Tralee to Galway departs at 5:45 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 Tralee to Galway depart?
The latest train from Tralee to Galway departs at 3:05 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 Tralee to Galway by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Tralee and Galway is 5 hr 10 min.
Is there a direct train from Tralee to Galway?
Yes, there is a direct train between Tralee and Galway.
What are the CO2 emissions for Tralee to Galway by train?
The train journey from Tralee to Galway creates 8.92kg of CO2 emissions.

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