Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Coach C, Seat 33
As usual a somewhat strange discount offer, despite naming Monasterevin it is physically impossible to take advantage of the offer
And of course anyone in Dublin who wants to go to say the Kildare Village outlet centre gets no discount
TAKE THE TRAINDEER! 10 Day Return fares to Dublin this Christmas by Corporate Communications
Iarnrσd Ιireann has announced a special 10 adult day return fare (5 child return) to Dublin in the run-up to Christmas on a range of routes in the Leinster area.
Shoppers, families and other rail customers can forget headlines about the recession, with this special discounted Christmas offer, which will be available every day through the month of December, so post-Christmas sales shoppers can benefit also.
The 10 return fare represents major savings of up to 50% and more in many cases.
This special fare is only available from train station ticket offices on day of travel.
The 10 day return fare for adults, and 5 day return fare for children is available on the following routes:
Example savings for customers are:
Normal day return
December Day return offer
Full details of fare offer:
This offer is available on the following routes and stations, from the times indicated each day during December (note: no rail services operate on Christmas Day or St Stephens Day) times below relate to Dublin-bound services, customers can return from Dublin on any train on the same day:
Dundalk/Drogheda Dublin (fare available from Dundalk, Drogheda, Laytown and Gormanston): available on all trains after 09.20hrs daily
Longford-Dublin (fare available from Longford, Edgeworthstown, Mullingar, Enfield): available on all trains after 10.00hrs daily
Athlone-Dublin (fare available from Athlone, Clara, Tullamore): available on all trains after 10.00hrs daily
Portlaoise-Dublin (fare available from Portlaoise, Portarlington, Monasterevin, Kildare, Newbridge): available on all trains after 11.00hrs daily
Carlow-Dublin (fare available from Carlow, Athy): available on all trains after 12.00hrs daily
Gorey-Dublin (fare available from Gorey, Arklow, Rathdrum, Wicklow): available on all trains after 08.30hrs daily