Rail Fares and Tickets

DART and Short Hop Zone Fares

DART and Short Hop Zone includes all stations in the Dublin area from Kilcoole to Balbriggan, from Dublin City Centre stations to Kilcock and from Dublin Heuston to Sallins and Naas including all DART services.

Save up to 24 percent on single tickets in the short hop zone using a leap smartcard

If you travel regularly you should consider a Taxsaver ticket and save up to 52 percent on your train tickets.

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Select an origin and destination below from the drop down options and select 'Go' to view the Short Hop Zone fares. Go to our Ticket Information section for an explanation of the tickets available.

Adult 3 Day is valid from day of purchase plus 2 days

Adult 7 Day is valid from day of purchase plus 6 days 

*Please note: Passengers travelling from the Sallins/Heuston line to the Connolly line will travel by a connecting LUAS. The price of the LUAS ticket is not included in fares quoted below.

**Schoolchild and Scholar Smart Card fares are subject to time and day restrictions and are only available on smartcards, to apply for a smartcard go to our schoolchild or scholar ticket information section.


Day, Weekly, Monthly and Annual Tickets

We have a wide range of tickets and fares to suit everyone, so whether you are travelling to work or college every day or whether you just want to take a day trip with the family, then we have the ticket just for you. 

These tickets offer unlimited travel within the short hop zone (see map above) for the specified time period. 

Family All Day Rail Only €20.00
Adult and Family Day Tickets
Adult All Day Rail Only €12.15
3 Day Rail Only €28.50
Adult '3 Day' Ticket
Rail & Luas €180.00
Adult Monthly Tickets
Rail Only €154.00
Student Weekly and Monthly Tickets
Monthly Rail Only €100.00
Leap Student Travelcard is required for these tickets, for more information go to our student section
CIE ID is required for these tickets, for more information go to our ticket information section.      
Adult Annual Tickets
Rail Only €1,450.00
Rail & Bus €1,800.00
Rail & Luas €1,800.00
Rail, Bus & Luas €2,050.00