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

Student Cash Fare only applies to N.U.I.G.  G.M.I.T. and  G.T.I.  students. This fare is in operation all week long from the 1st of September to the 31st of May on all routes.

All student Leap Cards are accepted from the 1st of September to the 31st of May on all routes.

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

For any further information please visit StudentTravelCard.ie