Iarnród Éireann has a nationwide rail network. The Intercity routes cover major cities and towns around the country. Commuter Rail covers commuter routes to Dublin, Cork, Galway and Limerick. DART serves Greystones to Howth/Malahide.
Intercity passengers should arrive at the station 30 minutes prior to departure. If you are collecting a reservation or purchasing a ticket especially during our peak travel times please give yourself more time. Gates will close 2 minutes before the train departs.
Yes. There are a limited number of wheelchair accessible spaces on each train, it is important therefore that you book your space in advance.
You can book this space by contacting your local station and advising them of the date(s) and service(s) you intend to travel on. They will then record this and make sure that a staff member is available to assist you on the day(s) of travel.
Alternatively, you can reserve the wheelchair space on a number of Dublin/Cork services. To do this you need to do the following;
Input your travel criteria and click 'Go'
Select the service(s) you wish to travel on
Choose the number of tickets required and click 'Buy Ticket' (If you are in possession of a DSP pass then you need to select 'Reserve Seat Only'. There is a charge of €5 each way per passenger)
Input name(s) of passengers
Click 'Select Your Own Seat'
Click the wheelchair icon if available and proceed with booking. (Please see graphic below with wheelchair space highlighted in yellow)