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Irish Rail

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Hueston Station, Dublin 0000, Ireland
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Man checking tickets was very rude and didn’t want to listen to us. Had a student card but it was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
michaelnaux
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County Galway, Ireland
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Top Class Journey

We recently went from Cork to Dublin on Irish Rail. Although the train was very busy our seats were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ElizMc1
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Ireland
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor12%
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“dining car” (4 reviews)
“kent station” (2 reviews)
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Hueston Station, Dublin 0000, Ireland
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"dining car"
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Reviewed 3 days ago 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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Reviewed 4 July 2018

We booked our train online in advance and picked our seat - the train had our seats with our name written above them electronically in advance! We got to galway and back with no delays and the train ride was really comfortable - while the...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I got the train to Dublin from Galway with friends for a game in croke park. Tea/coffee trolley didn't go through the carriages at all due to people sitting on the floor. When we found the trolley still in carriage A, they were out of...More

Thank Grainne F
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I travelled on the Dublin to Galway train last week from Heuston Station and back again today. On both occasions the trains weren’t cleaned properly and the toilet facilities were poor. A mediocre service.

Thank porterIreland
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

We travelled to Killarney via Waterford, we stopped in Limerick and mallow..we pre booked our seats and it was handy as the trains were getting busy. I woukd advise bringing your own food as the trolley can sell out quick of sandwiches. The train from...More

Thank Joanie351
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

As a U.S. resident who really doesn't want to worry about driving on the left in current or former British territories, I often seek out alternatives which can sometimes involve expensive car hires or guides. Irish Rail did the trick for most of our recent...More

1  Thank pabirds
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

I live in Waterford and use the train almost daily to and from Dublin. Waterford has this wonderful access to the Greenway cycle path to Dungarvin. A regular tourist attraction. The only problem is is that Irish rail lets it all down, only 4 bike...More

Thank EdEllis
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Travelled from Dublin to Belfast return. I paid for first class on the way back however I wouldn't recommend the extra that was charged for the ticket. The only extra I received was a free cup of juice and the seats I believe were much...More

Thank SSheely
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Richard B
7 June 2018|
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Response from Leonard G | Reviewed this property |
Richard. Welcome to Ireland. The trains are very efficient. Look at the routes. If landing in Shannon you will have to go to limerick to get a train or Ennis.. I is also possible to get a 3 or 5 day all Ireland bus... More
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Ty-Rex6
13 May 2018|
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Response from Martin T | Reviewed this property |
Hello, as the reply above there is a change at Limerick Junction. It's a small platform so there will probably be only 2 trains. You will have plenty time to move your luggage. If you are in any doubt just ask someone and... More
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