Fares and Tickets

The Irish Maritime Festival 2018

The train is the perfect way to travel with our fantastic web fares.

Visit Drogheda on 16th -17th June for the fabulous, family-friendly Irish Maritime Festival. For 2 days every summer, Drogheda’s busy working Port is converted into a family fun-zone. Enjoy the Parade of Sail on Friday at noon when all of the visiting vessels sail into Drogheda together. On Saturday and Sunday climb aboard and explore the majestic Tall Ships and visiting French naval vessels.

Build a sandcastle or dig for archaeological treasures in The Sand Shanty. Take a spin in the teacups in Finn MacCool’s Fairground. Cheer on the brave swimmers as they take on the 2.7km long Boyne Swim. Admire the beautiful Water Wags as they sail up the Boyne Oldbridge and watch out for the yachts racing in from Howth. Listen to live music on the Ballast Quay Stage. Catch “Fleadh Fever” at the trad music stage. Enjoy a Taste of Ireland’s Ancient East with the cookery demos and tastings from local food producers. It’s a super-sized maritime adventure for all ages.

The train is the perfect way to travel to Drogheda as the Port is only a short walk to and from the station (see map below) and with our excellent web fares from Dublin to Drogheda available online each way you can sit back, relax and let us do the driving.

For more information on all the festival has to offer please visit the Irish Maritime Festival website.

Competition Time

The competition is now closed, best of luck to all those that entered! The winner will be contacted directly.

Web Fares

The train is the perfect way to travel with our fantastic Web Fares from €11.79* each way from Dublin Connolly and Dundalk to Drogheda you can sit back, relax and let us do the driving.

Family Tickets

Take the family on a day out by train with our fantastic family tickets valid for 1 or 2 adults and up to 4 children.

Dundalk €24.50
Day Return to Drogheda
OriginPrice (can only be bought at the station)
Dublin Connolly €31.50

For more information on prices and a full list of destinations available please view our family travel page. If you cannot find the information you require please see our Fares and Ticketing page or email info@irishrail.ie

*Subject to availability, quotas apply. Reserve Seat Only option is not available on additional services. Online Terms and Conditions apply.

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