There are 2 ways to get from Galway to Kildare by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Galway to Kildare Galway Service

$30 - $50

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Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Galway to Kildare 108.5 miles

$23 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Galway and arriving at Kildare. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Galway and Kildare is 143 km. The road distance is 173.5 km.

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The best way to get from Galway to Kildare without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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The train from Galway to Kildare takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Galway to Kildare train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Galway station.

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Galway to Kildare train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Kildare station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Galway to Kildare is 174 km. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Galway to Kildare.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Kildare. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 89.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Galway, Ireland and Kildare, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Galway to Kildare 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min.

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