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Dublin to Limerick and Dublin to Cork

Service ran on time. The wifi is slow bus usable and there are plugs at all seats that have a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Meemur1980
Trip Belfast - Dublin

Great trip clean comfortable carriage plenty of space easy on easy off great relaxed way to travel... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
WG3170
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very similar experience as the last three entries. Issues with booking on my iPad, would enter information several times, it would disappear after completing several screens of application. Many stations did not have employees present, just ticket machines, and most ticket machines could only be...More

Thank NancyECH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Site did not work on my iPad. On iPhone it does load but had to enter all data three times before abandoning. Having entered credit card details and pressed pay it reverted to opening page, all details lost. Will use Aircoach. Typical mollycoddled state enterprise...More

Thank micmur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service provide by Irish Rail can only be described as pathetic. Trains are never on time, they can not put together a decent timetable. Despite they charge an absolute fortune for this mickey mouse service, they invest absolutely no money on their network (two...More

Thank Davide M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Late most of the time. Unreliable and unprepared. No security and too expensive for what it is. Simply awful. If we're being encouraged by the government to use public transport there should be more pros than cons but there isn't.

1  Thank Ryan E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service ran on time. The wifi is slow bus usable and there are plugs at all seats that have a table. Some of the carriages are showing wear and tear but for the most part runs on time and is comfortable

1  Thank Meemur1980
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip clean comfortable carriage plenty of space easy on easy off great relaxed way to travel. Staff very friendly. Stations easy to negotiate also

Thank WG3170
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you see the volume of people through this station you would think they would quickly realize they don’t have enough WC (restrooms for those of you that don’t travel Europe). Other than that the that the stations seem to be very well designed, and...More

Thank inspectrdad
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Man checking tickets was very rude and didn’t want to listen to us. Had a student card but it was older than 4 years and refused us getting on till we paid for an adult ticket although we were still in college and just repeated...More

Thank michaelnaux
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We recently went from Cork to Dublin on Irish Rail. Although the train was very busy our seats were extremely comfortable and the staff were extremely friendly. We had breakfast on the train as it departed at 7 am and we were very impressed by...More

1  Thank ElizMc1
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Punctual, efficient and many train times makes irish rail a great way to go on day trips between all major cities in ireland. The only negative I find is the high prices charged for the trolley snack service. €2.25 for a bottle of water is...More

1  Thank Gerard B
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cfitzw
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Yes lots of room. You will be comfy
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Hi, I booked a ticket online yesterday to travel on Friday and what happened is that Iarnrod Eireann sent me a code by email and I'll go to the ticket machine at the station on Friday and insert the code and receive my... More
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