The region's main rail stations are in Galway City and Ennis. Trains for Galway and Ennis leave from Dublin's Heuston Station (on different lines). Trains run direct to Galway via Athlone, taking about three hours, while for Ennis (which is reached via the Cork and Tralee line) you must change twice. Journey time from Limerick to Ennis is 40 minutes (€11.80 round trip), while Limerick City to Galway takes about two hours (€20 round trip).
Irish Rail–Iarnod Éireann (01/703-2132 (in Dublin). www.irishrail.ie.)
Ennis Station (065/684–0444.)
Galway Station–Ceannt Railway Station (091/564–222.)
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