Fares

Fare Calculator

A customer can pay either the Flat Fare (over 13 stages marked in blue below) by Touching On at the validator on the right hand side as they enter the bus. Otherwise fares (marked in red below) can be paid by Holding the Leap Card to the Drivers Ticket Machine and stating your destination.

Adult Fares Leap Fare Cash Fare
Stages 1- 3 €1.45 €1.80
Stages 4 - 7 €1.95 €2.35
Stages 8- 13 €2.15 €2.60
Over 13 Stages €2.50 €3.05
Outer Suburban 1 €2.50 €3.05
Outer Suburban 2 €3.50 €4.20
Xpresso (Travel within 1 zone) €2.50 €3.05
Xpresso (Travel within 2 Zones) €3.50 €4.20
Route 90 Flat Fare €1.45 €1.80
City Centre Fare €0.55 €0.70
Child Fares (U19yrs) Leap Fare (U19yrs) Cash Fare (U16yrs)
Schoolchild (All Stages) (School Hours*) €0.70 €0.90
Stages 1 - 7 €0.95 €1.10
Over 7 Stages €1.15●** €1.30
Outer Suburban 1 €1.15●** €1.30
Outer Suburban 2 €2.00 €2.30
Xpresso (Travel within 1 zone) €1.15 €1.30
Xpresso (Travel within 2 Zones) €2.00 €2.30
Route 90 Flat Fare €0.95●** €1.10
Route 236 Flat Fare €0.95●** €1.10
City Centre Fare €0.55 €0.70
Airlink Fares
Adult €6.00 €6.00
Child €3.00 €3.00
Nitelink Fare
Adult €5.00 €6.00

Please note customers 16 to 18 years of age must use a Personalised Child Leap Card to avail of child fares.  There is no cash alternative.


* School Hours Fare apply up to 19:00hrs, Monday to Friday and 13:30hrs on Saturday. Please validate your Leap Card once at the remote validator to avail of the Schoolchild Flat Fare of 70 cent per journey.

** Flat fare applies outside of school times.

Please pay at the Drivers Ticket Machine

● To avail of the flat fare, simply present your Leap Card to the Validator on the right hand side as you enter the bus.
  

When using the Leap Card to travel on Xpressos
Travel within one zone

Please pay at the Drivers Ticket Machine as follows:
1. Hold your Leap Card to the target on the driver’s ticket
    Machine.
2. Tell the driver your destination.
3. The correct fare will be deducted from your Travel Credit.
4. If you pay using the Validator you will be charged the higher value flat fare of €3.50
Travel within two zones
1. Please use the Leap Card Validator on the right hand side as you enter the bus.
2. The flat fare of €3.50 will be deducted from your Travel Credit.

When using your Leap Card to pay for an Adult Outer Suburban 1 Fare:
1. Please use the Leap Card Validator on the right hand side as you enter the bus.
2. The flat fare of €2.50 will be deducted from your Travel Credit.

When using your Leap Card to pay for an Outer Suburban 2 Fare:
Please pay at the Drivers Ticket Machine as follows:
1. Hold your Leap Card to the target on the driver’s ticket machine.
2. Tell the driver your destination.
3. The correct fare will be deducted from your Travel Credit.
4. If you pay using the Validator you will underpay and not have a valid ticket for travel and inspection.

 

 

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