Shared Travel - Leap Card

Leap Card:

Leap Card is a pay-as-you go smart card, save money on shared travel in Limerick Cork Galway and Dublin. watch the information video, click here.


Where can I buy a Leap Card?

There are two ways to buy a Leap Card.

  1. Online, please click here  
  2. Click here to find your local Leap Card Agent

A fully refundable deposit is payable on leap cards (€5 for adult and €3 for child leap cards) plus €5 credit top up to get you started. 


How do I use a Leap Card?

Top up your leap card by clicking here or at your local Leap Card Agent, or set up your Auto Top-Up so you never run out of Travel Credit again. Click here for more information. Then scan the card when your using shared travel instead of paying with cash.


Getting started with Leap

A Leap Card is a reloadable smartcard that can be used to pay for individual journeys using Travel Credit and more regular commuters can load 24hr, 7 Day, Monthly or Annual tickets onto their Leap Card.


Where can I buy it?

You can buy a Leap Card here or at any Payzone Outlet


Where can I use it?

You can use your Leap Card when travelling on Routes 301 to 306 in Limerick City. Travel Credit can be used to purchase single tickets on all these routes. Travel Credit fares are 24% cheaper than the corresponding cash single fares.

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


Limerick Red Zone

24 hr - €4.40:Adult 

7 day - €20.50:Adult,  €17.00:Student,  €8.90:Child

Month - €71.00:Adult €57.00:Student  €33.00:Child


Limerick Red Zone Tickets are only valid on Routes 301 to 306 and the outer stops of this zone are outlined below:


Location:                                        Stop Name:

Westbury                                        St Nicholas Church

Raheen Industiral Estate             FAS Office

Caherdavin                                     Woodbine Ave

Pineview                                         Delmege Gardens

O'Malley Park                                Opp 158 Sunny Heights

Plassey Park Road                       Opp Clohessys Bar


How much does it cost?

A fully refundable deposit of €5.00 (Child €3.00) is charged for your card and you must also top-up with a minimum of €5.00 Travel Credit.


What if I lose my Leap Card?

You can register your Leap Card here to protect against loss or theft. Once you report your stolen card within 5 days, you can order a replacement card which will be sent out to you in 5 working days.


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