Rail Travel - Regional

Manager: Lise-Ann Sheahan


Rail travel can be an incredibly convenient and beneficial form of travel for those commuters living and working close to the rail network and who choose to avail of the service. 


There are 5 Limerick rail services which visit Dublin, Ennis, Nenagh, Galway, Cork, Tralee, Waterford, and Galway as well as a number of locations along each route. For further information in relation to fares/tickets, timetables, travel information, and live maps visit www.irishrail.ie or view the information listed below.


Iarnród Éireann/Irish Rail:

A subsidiary of Córas Iompair Éireann, Iarnród Éireann provides passenger and freight rail services in Ireland. Click on the links for further information:


Tax Savings for Commuters and their Employers:

Regular rail commuters and employers of rail commuters should take a look at the following links for further tax saving information on their rail travel. The taxsaver scheme has proved to be a huge success with over 6000 companies now purchasing monthly, part yearly (Bus Éireann only) and annual tickets for their employees. Companies can save up to 10.75% in PRSI while employees can save between 31% - 52% in tax, PRSI and USC. Register your company now by clicking here. Already registered? Click here to order on-line. Download the information sheets below.


Intercity Rail Travel:

Intercity rail passenger services operate between Dublin and Belfast, Sligo, Ballina, Westport, Galway, Limerick, Ennis, Tralee, Cork, Waterford and Rosslare Europort. In addition to the DART service, which operates between Greystones and Howth/Malahide, we also run the commuter service in the Dublin area between Gorey, Drogheda, the new M3 Parkway line and Maynooth, as well as the commuter service to Kildare.


Regional Rail Travel:

Regional services include the new Limerick to Galway line, Cork commuter network including the new Cork-Midleton line, Limerick Junction to Waterford, and Limerick to Ballybrophy (via Nenagh) services. 


Limerick Rail Travel

Limerick is currently served by 5 rail services, details are listed below. The stations along each of these routes are mapped on this page for your convenience, click here.

  • 02 - Dublin Limerick Ennis
  • 03 - Dublin Limerick (via Nenagh)
  • 11 - Galway Limerick Cork Tralee
  • 12 - Waterford Limerick
  • 17 - Limerick Galway

Feel free to download the pdf information below.


Further Information:

For further information, please do get in touch. 

Contact: Lise-Ann Sheahan

Telephone: 061 407501

Email: liseann.sheahan@limerick.ie 


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