Student Leap Card

Student Leap Card is for all 3rd level students around the country. It is a Pay-As-You-Go smart card that can be used instead of cash fares on our services, acts as a student ID and allows the user to avail of a number of discounts in various establishments nationwide.

Our student fare is €1.50

How do I get my Student Leap Card

NUIG Students Union

You will need to bring:

College ID: Bring this to prove you are a student.

Your completed application form: Pick up an application form from the SU Office or Download Application Form

€15: To pay for the card

The SU will take your photo for you so you don’t need to bring photos.

Click here to see what discounts you can get with a Student leap card

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