Bus Éireann Fares

Leap Card is the hassle-free way to pay for travel on Bus Éireann services in Dublin and surrounding counties; Cork city and Galway city. Leap Card is coming to Limerick and Waterford city soon, Leap Card fares are at least 20% cheaper than single cash fares.

Adult / Student / Child Fares in Dublin and Surrounding Counties

You can use Travel Credit on your Leap Card to Save 20% Vs. single tickets paid with cash.


If you’re a more frequent traveller, you can also load the following tickets onto your card:

  24hrs 7days
Zone Adult Student Child Adult Student Child
Red €8.25 €7.40 €5.10 €38.80 €32.00 €22.00
Green €10.20 €9.10 €6.70 €45.90 €40.50 €28.00
Blue €17.15 €15.40 N/A €57.60 €51.80 N/A
Yellow €19.90 N/A N/A €64.40 €57.40 N/A
Orange €20.40 N/A N/A €69.40 €62.20 N/A

Adult / Student / Child Fares in Cork area

Adult / Student / Child Fares in Galway area

Bus Éireann Fares outside the Leap network

Check out www.buseireann.ie for more information on fares outside the area where Leap Card can be used.

These fares are applicable from 1st December 2014.