Fares and Tickets

School Tours

There’s nothing like a fun day out for the class and travelling by train makes the journey part of the day out. There is an excitement and sense of occasion that cannot be matched by other forms of transport.

Why travelling by train is so much easier;

  • Discounted school tour rates
  • Free teacher places available
  • Allocated seat reservations
  • Free Wifi
  • Frequent services across the rail network
  • Short journey times
  • Tables at every seat
  • No traffic jams or roadworks to worry about
  • Excellent rates on bus transfers to/from your station if required

To get a quote or to book your next school tour please complete the fields below;

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Don't worry about keeping the children occupied as there are plenty of places of interest and attractions to enjoy when you get to your destination.

Days out by Rail

Check out our guide for some fun days out around the island of Ireland which are easily accessible by train.  From the mountains and lakes of Killarney in Co. Kerry to the rugged coastline of Galway bay. Visit the Titanic's last port of call at Cobh, Co. Cork or stroll through the historic Marble city (Kilkenny).

We've teamed up with a number of attractions to offer exclusive discounts for our customers. Just complete the vouchers on the back page and present them with your train ticket to enjoy great value days out by rail for even less.

Days out by Rail (20MB)

School Tour Attractions 
Dublin Zoo  Call 01 4748132
Croke Park Museum 20% Off - Call 01 8192374 & Quote MUS/IR13*
Viking Splash 10-15% Off - Call 01 7076000 & Quote 'Irishrail'*
Fota Wildlife Park Call 021 4812678
Cobh Heritage Centre Call 021 4813591
Titanic Experience All Inclusive offer 'Rail/Bus/Tour/Lunch' - Call +442890321912*
W5, Belfast  +442890467790
Bunratty Castle 10% Off - Call 061 360788 & Quote 'Irishrail'*

*Terms & Conditions apply and are available on request.

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