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

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Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Castlebar Train Station Westport Service

$50 - $70

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Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Castlebar 145.8 miles

$30 - $50

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

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The distance between Dublin and Castlebar is 209 km. The road distance is 233.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Castlebar without a car is to train which takes 2 h 50 min and costs .

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The train from Heuston to Castlebar Train Station takes 2 h 50 min 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 Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Castlebar is 233 km. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Dublin to Castlebar.

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There are 185+ hotels available in Castlebar. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 130.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Castlebar 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

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