If you want to get out and about on public transport from Newry and enjoy the great summer weather Translink have plenty of money saving fares on offer.

There are special deals for day trips to Dublin on the Enterprise and 1/3 of day returns on NI Railways after 9.30am. You can also have unlimited all day travel across the province for up to 2 adults and 4 children for just £17 or their Bus Rambler ticket gives unlimited Metro and Ulsterbus travel in NI after 9.15am for just £7. There's free returns after 9.30am on Ulsterbus and Goldline services right across the province as well.

Available during July and August, the seasonal fares let staycation travellers and visitors alike enjoy popular tourist attractions and beauty spots without having to worry about expensive travel costs.

Hello Summer! Pictured ready for a summer adventure by public transport is Sophia Clarke (aged 6 ½) and her brother, Finn Clarke (aged 4 ½). Translink has announced a number of seasonal fares for July and August. For full details, visit www.translink.co.uk/summer/.
Hello Summer! Pictured ready for a summer adventure by public transport is Sophia Clarke (aged 6 ½) and her brother, Finn Clarke (aged 4 ½). Translink has announced a number of seasonal fares for July and August. For full details, visit www.translink.co.uk/summer/.

 Encouraging everyone to give the bus and train a go this summer, Translink’s Gemma Thompson said “We want to make sure our customers across Northern Ireland are able to make the most of their time off work and school. Our range of summer travel deals makes it easy for everyone to hop-on board and enjoy plenty of ‘Hello Summer!’ adventures.

“We’ve even created a Summer Trip List featuring top local attractions to give our customers ideas for fun days out by bus and train. And, with a jam-packed calendar of local festivals and concerts it makes sense to make smart moves by public transport for hassle-free journeys.

“Customers can choose from a wide selection of discount tickets like our summer saver Family & Friends Ticket offering unlimited all day travel across NI for up to 2 adults and 4 children for just £17 and our Bus Rambler ticket providing unlimited Metro and Ulsterbus travel in NI after 9.15am for just £7. We’re also offering free returns after 9.30am on Ulsterbus and Goldline services right across the province!  And for those planning to travel a little further, there is 1/3 of day returns on NI Railways after 9.30am, as well as special deals for day trips to Dublin on the Enterprise service.

“It’s an exciting time for public transport with continued investment in our modern fleet and network. So, whether you’re a regular Smartmover making the most of some precious time off, or you’re new to public transport, let Translink be your perfect travel partner this summer!,” said Gemma.

For details on Translink summer tickets and days out ideas visit www.translink.co.uk , follow @Translink_NI or call 028 90 66 66 30.