Everyone loves a bargain and with proof of student identity, discounts are available on Dublin Bus, Irish Rail , DART, LUAS and Bus Éireann services.
A TFI Leap Card is a prepaid travel card that is the easiest way to pay your fare on public transport around Ireland. It is valid on busses, trains, DARTs and Luas trams in and around Dublin, Cork, Galway, Limerick, Waterford, Sligo, Athlone, Kilkenny and Wexford city and town services throughout Ireland. It’s more convenient because you don’t have to carry cash or queue at ticket machines and it’s cheaper because journeys cost up to 31% less than cash single tickets.
You’ll also get other smart discounts like fare capping and the TFI 90 minute Fare (TFI 90) in Dublin.
ISIC (International Student identity card) is Ireland’s largest national student ID and discount card, offering exclusive discounts on Irish Rail, Dublin Bus, DART and LUAS as well as offering over 200 retail discounts nationwide on production of the card in-store as well as online using your unique card number.
All full-time second and higher level students, including full-time foreign students are eligible to apply for the card, which costs €17 total for the virtual and plastic card. The virtual alone is €10, plastic is €5, and delivery is €2