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Using TFI Leap Card on Luas

TFI Leap Card can be used on all Luas services. TFI Leap Card fares are up to 31% cheaper than cash single tickets, and are 13 – 18% cheaper than cash return tickets. For details on fares, check out our fares section.

You can also benefit from TFI Leap Card Capping and Leap 90 Discounts when using Travel Credit to pay for your trips. These discounts are applied automatically, so all you need to do is Touch On and Touch Off as usual.


Using your TFI Leap Card on Luas

  • At the start of your journey, Touch-On at a Luas Validator which is located on the platform
  • A default fare will be deducted from the Travel Credit on your card when you Touch-On
  • At the end of your journey, remember to Touch-Off at a Luas Validator.
  • The appropriate amount will be refunded to your card.
  • Please note, when travelling on both the red and green line, passengers must Touch-On before they board and Touch-Off after they alight for each tram journey, on each line.
  • You will hear a tone when you Touch-On or Touch-Off successfully


You can check your Travel Credit balance and Top-Up your Leap Card at any Luas ticket machine.

Visit www.luas.ie for more details about using your TFI Leap Card on Luas services.