NI Railways 1/3 Off Day Returns – after 9.30am
Travel after 9.30am, any day of the week and you can take advantage of cheaper rail travel! You can buy your ticket from any main station or from the Conductor onboard the train. So now all you need to decide is where to go…
Visit friends, head out for lunch, take a family day out up the coast or maybe a shopping trip in town. With 1/3 off your day return ticket, no expensive car parking charges and freedom from traffic congestion, we are sure you’ll enjoy a hassle free trip with fantastic value for money!
Take a look at our ‘Days out by Train’ guide for some inspiration on where you can travel to on the train.
Days Out by Train
This guide provides a range of ideas to help you plan your day trip travelling by train.
Take in spectacular scenic views as the railway line hugs the coastline en route to the town of Bangor or along the North Coast to the ever popular holiday resort of Portrush and the walled City of Derry~Londonderry.
Along the way there are many interesting and entertaining places to stop off, offering plenty for passengers of all ages and tastes.
Taking the train can add to the experience of your trip, allowing you to travel in comfort, avoid the stress of traffic congestion and the hassle of parking. You can also stay connected with our free Wi-Fi onboard – ensuring that your journey is part of your day out rather than just simply a means of getting to your destination!
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Terms and Conditions
A 33% reduction is available on all standard NI Railways Day Return tickets (adult or child). Rounding of fares will apply. Available on all NI Railways services within Northern Ireland only. Promotional single fare not available. Tickets must be purchased for travel after 9.30am. Return travel is permitted at any time during the day of ticket issue. Not valid in conjunction with any other offer. This is a promotional fare and may be withdrawn at any time.
Great Value Travel Tickets
Check out some of our great value travel tickets to best suit your journey pattern:
3 Day Select Ticket
A new 3 Day Select Ticket is now available to purchase at NI Railways Ticket Offices and onboard trains - providing a new option to choose 3 specific days of travel within a seven day period and save 17% off your fare!
Weekly tickets offer unlimited travel for 7 days between two designated stations and run from Monday - Sunday. Tickets are available to purchase online up to two weeks in advance.
A monthly ticket allows you to purchase your monthly ticket on any day of the month, with a validity of one month from your chosen date eg: 5th April- 4th May. Pre-purchase of monthly tickets online will be available 14 days in advance.
mLink allows you to buy, receive & use your rail ticket via your mobile phone. You can purchase weekly & monthly and 3 day flexi tickets. 3 Day flexi tickets are available to purchase on the mLink app only.
Regular Commuter? Get an aLink Smartcard
aLink is a new Translink smartcard which provides annual travel on scheduled Translink services within Northern Ireland for the journey(s) you have chosen.
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