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There are 4 ways to get from Mallow to Tullamore by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Mallow to Portlaoise, Portlaoise

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Mallow Town Park, stop 631061 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
  2. Take the bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Birr, stop 152101

2 alternative options

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Mallow to Portlaoise, Portlaoise
  2. Take the bus from Portlaoise, Outside Train Station to Market Square Tullamore

Drive

  1. Drive from Mallow to Tullamore

Mallow to Tullamore by train

The train journey time between Mallow and Tullamore is around 4h 12m and covers a distance of around 191 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 19m. The fastest train normally takes 2h 26m. Services are operated by Irish Rail. Typically 42 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 53m
Layover time:
2h 19m
Total time:
4h 12m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
2h 26m
Train distance:
191 km
Trains per week:
42
Cheapest price:
€27
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
09:46
Last train departs at:
21:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mallow to Tullamore train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Mallow to Tullamore is to bus which costs €13 - €20 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Mallow to Tullamore is to drive which costs €21 - €35 and takes 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mallow to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Mallow Town Park, stop 631061 and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Colbert Station, stop 635031 and Birr, Birr Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h.

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No, there is no direct train from Mallow to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Mallow and arriving at Tullamore via Portlaoise, Portlaoise and Portarlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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The distance between Mallow and Tullamore is 148 km. The road distance is 183.1 km.

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The best way to get from Mallow to Tullamore without a car is to train which takes 3h 24m and costs €27 - €40.

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Mallow to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Mallow to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Mallow Town Park, stop 631061 station.

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Mallow to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Mallow station.

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The best way to get from Mallow to Tullamore is to train which takes 3h 24m and costs €27 - €40. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €20 and takes 5h.

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Map of how to get from Mallow to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 148.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Mallow, Ireland and Tullamore, IE-OY, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Mallow to Portlaoise, Portlaoise every 2 hours. Tickets cost €14 - €20 and the journey takes 1h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mallow to Tullamore via Colbert Station, stop 635031 and Birr, Birr Square in around 5h.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Mallow to Portlaoise, Portlaoise
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€14 - €17
Flexible
€17 - €20
Bus operators
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Phone
05786-24416
Email
slievebloomcoaches@live.com
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Portlaoise, Outside Train Station to Market Square Tullamore
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Mallow Town Park, stop 631061 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Birr, stop 152101
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Bus Eireann

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Mallow to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Birr, stop 152101 station.

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Mallow to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Portlaoise, Portlaoise station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mallow to Tullamore is 183 km. It takes approximately 1h 59m to drive from Mallow to Tullamore.

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