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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.

Please select each individual passenger who require this ticket type

SailRail - Travel to the UK by Rail and Ferry


SailRail tickets offer fantastic value for travel from any Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail station to the UK.

Sail Rail


  • Guaranteed low cost fares and reduced end-to-end journey times
  • No hidden taxes
  • No baggage restrictions or charges
  • 50% less for children under 16 and under 5's travel free
  • Fast, modern Ferry services

The price you see is the price you pay

  • Dublin to London €47 each way
  • Cork to Manchester €61 each way
  • Galway to Liverpool €61 each way
  • Limerick to Birmingham €62 each way
  • Wexford to Cardiff €51 each way

Buy your SailRail ticket


  • The easiest way to buy your SailRail tickets is online via the Irish Ferries website.
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By Telephone

  • Please call (0)1 836 6222 between 07.00 and 19.00hrs Monday to Friday. 

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 restriction SailRail tickets are currently unavailable for purchase at Iarnród Éireann Booking Offices

At an Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail Station

It is recommended you book in advance, however persons wishing to purchase tickets on the day of travel should do so a minimum of 1 hour before train departure.

Contact us for more information. Alternatively, call into one of the following IÉ stations;

You can buy your SailRail ticket from the following Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail stations: Athlone, Ballina, Cork, Drogheda, Claremorris, Dublin Connolly, Dundalk, Ennis, Galway, Killarney, Limerick, Limerick Junction, Longford, Mallow, Sligo, Thurles, Tralee, Waterford or Westport.  For opening times please go to our find a station section.