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There are 2 ways to get from Dublin to Castlebar by train or car

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Train  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Castlebar, Castlebar 9

19€ - 26€

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Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Castlebar 235.4 km

27€ - 40€

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Castlebar is to train which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 2h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Castlebar is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston and arriving at Castlebar, Castlebar. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 50m.

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The distance between Dublin and Castlebar is 209 km. The road distance is 235.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Castlebar without a car is to train which takes 2h 50m and costs 19€ - 26€.

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The train from Heuston to Castlebar, Castlebar takes 2h 50m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Dublin to Castlebar train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Heuston station.

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Dublin to Castlebar train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Castlebar, Castlebar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Castlebar is 235 km. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Dublin to Castlebar.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Castlebar. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Castlebar.
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  • Distance: 209.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 50m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Castlebar, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Heuston to Castlebar, Castlebar 3 times a day. Tickets cost 19€ - 26€ and the journey takes 2h 50m.

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