All aboard the Tipperary express!


Irish Rail have announced details of extra train services to Dublin for the All Ireland Hurling Final Semi Final between Tipperary and Kilkenny on Sunday, August 19th.

In addition to regular scheduled train services the following special train services for Tipperary supporters will be available:

Departing from the following stations direct to Dublin Heuston Station:

Limerick Junction Thurles Templemore
09.35hrs 09.20hrs 09.29hrs
09.55hrs 10.15hrs 10.24hrs
11.35hrs 11.20hrs 11.29hrs


Returning from Dublin Heuston Station to:

Limerick Junction Thurles Templemore
18.10hrs 18.10hrs 18.10hrs
19.05hrs 18.25hrs 19.05hrs
21.00hrs 19.00hrs


For North Tipperary supporters, there will be a special train departing from Birdhill to Dublin Heuston Station:

Birdhill 09.10hrs
Nenagh 09.38hrs
Cloughjordan 09.56hrs
Roscrea 10.16hrs
Arr. Dublin Heuston 12.00hrs


Return service departs Dublin Heuston Station to Birdhill at 18.25hrs.

From Heuston Station, passengers can use Luas Red Line services (Destination Connolly or The Point), alight at Busaras stop and walk to Croke Park..

Early booking is advised as demand is expected to exceed availability. You can book all regular and special match train services online at