20% Fare Reduction

Cheaper fares on Bus Éireann services from 11 AprilFollowing the Minister for Transport, Eamon Ryan's recent announcement, Bus Éireann is pleased to apply an average 20% reduction on all scheduled City, Town, Commuter and Rural PSO (Public Service Obligation) service fares across the network from Monday, 11 April until the end of 2022.

The reduction will not apply to Expressway services.

City Services

The following is a list of the reduced Leap and Cash single fares in Cork, Galway, Limerick and Waterford:

City Single FaresLeapCash
Adult (Standard Zone) €1.35 €1.90
Adult (Higher Zone) €1.55 €2.20
Young Adult / Student (Standard Zone) €0.65 n/a
Young Adult / Student (Higher Zone) €0.80 n/a
Child (All Zones) €0.65 €0.90

Town Services

The following is a list of the reduced Leap and Cash single fares in Athlone, Balbriggan, Drogheda, Dundalk, Navan & Sligo.

Town Single FaresLeapCash
Adult  €1.10 €1.60
Adult (Sligo Higher Zone) €1.35 €1.90
Young Adult / Student €0.55 n/a
Young Adult / Student (Sligo Higher Zone) €0.65 n/a
Child €0.55 €0.90

Best value is to be gained by using a Leap Card, for information see www.LeapCard.ie

If you are a more frequent traveller you may also purchase the following zonal tickets.

Cork Red Zone Adult Young Adult / Student Child
24 Hour €4.50 €3.60 €2.60
7 Day €18.60 €14.60 €9.70
Monthly* €68.00 €54.00 €34.00
Galway & Limerick Red Zone Adult Young Adult / Student Child
24 Hour €3.80 €3.20 €2.20
7 Day €16.80 €13.40 €7.80
Monthly* €60.00 €42.00 €29.00
Waterford Red Zone Adult Young Adult / Student Child
24 Hour €3.80 €3.20 €2.20
7 Day €15.40 €12.20 €7.10
Monthly* €54.00 €42.00 €26.00

*Monthly refers to calendar month eg. January.