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Wheelchair users

Please select the passenger(s) the wheelchair space is required for. Once selected we will only show services where wheelchair(s) spaces are available to book based on your Tickets Explained section.

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Free Travel Pass or Valid Ticket
Free Travel Pass or Valid Ticket

Is an option for customers who are in possession of Free Travel Pass, a valid standard class ticket(s), seasonal ticket(s), Taxsaver ticket(s) or InterRail to book onto a train in standard class and, where available a reserved seat is assigned. Customers who have a valid standard class ticket but wish to upgrade to First Class should also use this option. For more information go to Tickets Explained section.

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Leap Card for Rail Travel


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An e-purse Leap Card  can be used on DART and Commuter servicesDublin Bus and Luas. Save up to 24 percent with Leap card versus cash fares. Leap also offers flexibility, convenience and is safer than carrying cash.

Compare Leap Card fares versus Cash fares

Go to our fares calculator in order to compare Leap card fares versus cash fares at our stations for your journey.

Taxsaver Leap Cards

Taxsaver Leap cards are also available through participating organisations in the short hop zone. We have also recently launched Leap Point-Point ie Drogheda-Connolly, Wicklow-Pearse, Sallins to Dublin Heuston etc.

Iarnród Éireann Smartcard

The interim Smart Card scheme is currently being phased out. Why not use up all of the credit you have on your Iarnród Éireann Smartcard.

Leap Card Capping 

If you make lots of trips with your Leap Card on a daily or weekly (Mon to Sun) basis on DART and Commuter Rail journeys, a maximum cap value will be applied to your travel credit spend. This will make sure you don't spend any more than you need to. The system will automatically cap your spend as follows:

Leap Card Capping
  Adult Young Adult/ Student Child
Iarnród Éireann Daily Cap €7.60 €3.80 €2.50
Iarnród Éireann Weekly Cap €29.60 €14.80 €10.00
All Operators Daily Cap €8.00 €4.00 €2.80
All Operators Weekly Cap €32.00 €16.00 €11.20

Please note, even once you hit the cap value, you should still Touch On and Touch Off as normal in order to have a valid ticket. For more information go to Leap Card Capping.

Leap Card in Cork 

Iarnród Éireann customers can now purchase the following Leap products at Payzone outlets in Cork and Leap epurse in available on Ticket Vending Machines in Cork Station.

  • Cork to Cobh and Midleton Route
  • Adult Weekly
  • Adult Monthly
  • Child Monthly
  • Student Weekly
  • Student Monthly
Cork Suburban Leap Fares
  Adult YA/ Student Child
Zone A €1.40 €0.70 €0.65
Zone B €1.95 €0.95 €0.65
Zone D €3.90 €1.95 €0.65
Maximum Deduction at Tag On  €4.00 €2.00  

Leap cards are available from or at shops in the Cork area, full list can be found on Check out our Leap Card FAQ for more information.


TFI 90 min Fare

TFI Leap Card customers will have the option to transfer between most DART, Commuter Rail, Dublin Bus, Luas and Go-Ahead Ireland services in the Dublin area at no additional cost for 90 minutes. 

Please visit our TFI 90 min fare page for more information

Points to note:

  • 90 minute time period starts at initial Touch On ie when you start your first trip
  • Where the second trip is for a fare that is less than €1, then discount will equal the lower amount, eg if the second trip is a city centre fare for 60 cents, the discount will be 60 cents
  • It does not apply to travelling companions sharing a single Leap card
  • It does not apply to Bus Éireann, Swords Express, Airlink, Dublin Bus Tour services, City Direct, Matthews Coaches, Wexford Bus and Collins Coaches
  • These discounts are being introduced on a promotional basis and may be subject to change