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Transport specialist teams appointed to design improve bus network for Cork City
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Transport specialist teams appointed to design improve bus network for Cork City

Tue 6:26 PM 8,867 Views 10 Comments

The appointments are part of the BusConnects Cork Programme.

More balanced regional development and public transport investments key for Ryan
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More balanced regional development and public transport investments key for Ryan

Dec 27th 2020, 2:47 PM 12,968 Views 35 Comments

Developing rail in both Limerick and Cork is a number one priority for Minister Eamon Ryan

Here's how public transport will look over the Christmas period
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Here's how public transport will look over the Christmas period

Updated Dec 24th 2020, 2:18 PM 46,107 Views 21 Comments

Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann and Irish Rail are operating revised schedules.

NTA looking to buy up to 800 double-decker electric buses over five-year period
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NTA looking to buy up to 800 double-decker electric buses over five-year period

Dec 21st 2020, 3:35 PM 11,852 Views 19 Comments

The first of these buses won’t arrive until the second half of 2022.

Luas services partially suspended on Red and Green lines due to electrical fault
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Luas services partially suspended on Red and Green lines due to electrical fault

Dec 17th 2020, 11:50 AM 9,959 Views 10 Comments

Limited services are available on both lines only.

People urged to avoid public transport at peak times ahead of move to Level 3
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People urged to avoid public transport at peak times ahead of move to Level 3

Nov 30th 2020, 4:25 PM 14,413 Views 22 Comments

Capacity on public transport will increase from 25% to 50% from tomorrow onwards.

National Transport Authority launches campaign to encourage respect of staff during pandemic
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National Transport Authority launches campaign to encourage respect of staff during pandemic

Nov 15th 2020, 12:24 PM 25,014 Views 30 Comments

The campaign begins today.

Return of schools likely to 'give rise to additional pressure' on public transport services, NTA chief says
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Return of schools likely to 'give rise to additional pressure' on public transport services, NTA chief says

Updated Nov 1st 2020, 4:10 PM 45,204 Views 71 Comments

In line with the government’s Level 5 restrictions, public transport capacity is currently restricted to 25%.

Some passengers being 'left behind' as capacity on public transport reduced to 25%, NTA head says
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Some passengers being 'left behind' as capacity on public transport reduced to 25%, NTA head says

Oct 23rd 2020, 11:18 AM 19,023 Views 27 Comments

NTA CEO Anne Graham said today that there are “more people travelling than need to travel” which is putting pressure on capacity.

Resignalling project to impact Irish Rail services through Connolly for next three weekends
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Resignalling project to impact Irish Rail services through Connolly for next three weekends

Oct 20th 2020, 3:25 PM 10,774 Views 9 Comments

The €120 million project will result in the resignalling of the Dart network from Howth/Malahide to Sandymount.

Transport Minister says NTA will make sure 'no town is left behind' after Bus Éireann axes certain routes
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Transport Minister says NTA will make sure 'no town is left behind' after Bus Éireann axes certain routes

Sep 29th 2020, 10:45 AM 19,576 Views 19 Comments

Eamon Ryan confirmed that €460 million is needed to keep public transport running until the end of the year.

Cycling and HGV traffic are both up on last year as public transport still lags behind
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Cycling and HGV traffic are both up on last year as public transport still lags behind

Sep 14th 2020, 12:00 PM 16,900 Views 63 Comments

Cycling in Dublin is up by 9.4% on last year.

Car traffic is slowly returning but public transport is still way down on last year
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Car traffic is slowly returning but public transport is still way down on last year

Aug 17th 2020, 4:11 PM 16,006 Views 35 Comments

At the peak of Covid-19 restrictions traffic was down by about 78%, it’s now down by 16.3% in Dublin and 12.6% elsewhere.

TDs seek clarity on social distancing rules for school buses as minister says there's been 'significant progress' on reopening plans
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TDs seek clarity on social distancing rules for school buses as minister says there's been 'significant progress' on reopening plans

Updated Aug 14th 2020, 7:23 PM 25,087 Views 30 Comments

Social distancing is a rule while waiting for school buses but not on them.

Annual TaxSaver tickets extended by six months due to Covid-19 travel restrictions
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Annual TaxSaver tickets extended by six months due to Covid-19 travel restrictions

Aug 13th 2020, 8:49 AM 20,842 Views 8 Comments

The extension will apply to customers who hold an annual TaxSaver ticket for public transport services.

'Sustainable' Luas Finglas extension plans open for virtual public consultation
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'Sustainable' Luas Finglas extension plans open for virtual public consultation

Jul 28th 2020, 11:34 AM 17,197 Views 45 Comments

The 4km extension would create four new stops on the green line alongside a cycle and pedestrian path.

Pre-assigned seats and face masks: The new rules for Irish schoolchildren getting the bus
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Pre-assigned seats and face masks: The new rules for Irish schoolchildren getting the bus

Jul 27th 2020, 7:05 PM 37,438 Views 44 Comments

The rules will be in place on School Transport Scheme services operated by Bus Éireann.

Rail passenger numbers were hit harder than other public transport during lockdown
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Rail passenger numbers were hit harder than other public transport during lockdown

Jul 27th 2020, 2:13 PM 8,662 Views 15 Comments

Passenger journeys on rail services dropped to a low of 24,000 a week at the start of April.

Face shields are now an acceptable face covering on all public transport
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Face shields are now an acceptable face covering on all public transport

Jul 21st 2020, 6:47 PM 49,612 Views 69 Comments

Deaf and hard of hearing charity Chime welcomed the move.

Mandatory masks on public transport 'challenging for people who are Deaf and hard of hearing'
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Mandatory masks on public transport 'challenging for people who are Deaf and hard of hearing'

Jul 14th 2020, 6:10 AM 13,785 Views 12 Comments

Advocacy group Chime suggested that transparent face-shields should be allowed to be used instead.

Face masks on public transport to become compulsory from next week
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Face masks on public transport to become compulsory from next week

Jul 10th 2020, 5:28 PM 35,212 Views 133 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin announced the new measure this afternoon.

Government confirms face coverings will be mandatory for passengers on public transport
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Government confirms face coverings will be mandatory for passengers on public transport

Jun 25th 2020, 7:13 PM 39,001 Views 94 Comments

It follows weeks of criticism that not enough people were wearing face coverings while on public transport.

NTA advises commuters to walk or cycle instead of using public transport as economy re-opens
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NTA advises commuters to walk or cycle instead of using public transport as economy re-opens

Jun 24th 2020, 6:00 AM 15,183 Views 56 Comments

The advice comes ahead of Phase Three of the government’s roadmap for re-opening the country.

Making face coverings a condition of using public transport 'is under consideration'
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Making face coverings a condition of using public transport 'is under consideration'

Jun 12th 2020, 6:14 PM 16,015 Views 143 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said that he would not like to see fines for those not wearing one.

Phase Two: Everything you need to know about using public transport from tomorrow
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Phase Two: Everything you need to know about using public transport from tomorrow

Jun 7th 2020, 8:30 PM 47,882 Views 29 Comments

Phase Two begins tomorrow, but people are still advised to only use public transport when necessary.

Buses and Dart services to operate pre-Covid 'Monday to Friday' schedule from next week
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Buses and Dart services to operate pre-Covid 'Monday to Friday' schedule from next week

Jun 6th 2020, 9:37 AM 24,168 Views 18 Comments

But social distancing requirements will still mean capacity on services will be just over 20% of pre-Covid levels.

Campaign group concerned over increasing number of broken lifts at train stations
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Campaign group concerned over increasing number of broken lifts at train stations

May 17th 2020, 7:30 PM 16,694 Views 36 Comments

Over eight stations, on average, had lifts out of action over the past two weeks, according to Access for All campaign group.

Trinity research shows 75% of workers fear contracting Covid-19 on their public transport commute
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Trinity research shows 75% of workers fear contracting Covid-19 on their public transport commute

May 14th 2020, 10:34 PM 16,959 Views 48 Comments

The research also shows that 80% of workers would prefer to work from home once Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.

Wearing of face masks on public transport and in supermarkets likely to be recommended, says minister
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Wearing of face masks on public transport and in supermarkets likely to be recommended, says minister

May 13th 2020, 5:17 PM 27,452 Views 86 Comments

The Taoiseach previously said the wearing of face masks will not be compulsory.

Bus and rail union calls for compulsory face masks on public transport as restrictions ease
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Bus and rail union calls for compulsory face masks on public transport as restrictions ease

May 5th 2020, 3:02 PM 15,069 Views 37 Comments

The NBRU has also called for temperature checks for all public transport workers.

Public transport services to be reduced from next week
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Public transport services to be reduced from next week

Updated Mar 27th 2020, 1:45 PM 72,283 Views 47 Comments

Visits to prisons will end from tomorrow, the government has also announced.

Poll: Should there be a dedicated public transport Garda unit?
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Poll: Should there be a dedicated public transport Garda unit?

Mar 7th 2020, 10:49 AM 29,275 Views 58 Comments

Irish Rail recorded 789 reports of anti-social behaviour incidents in 2018; there were 690 in 2017.

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks
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'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks

Mar 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 57,568 Views 45 Comments

Unions have been calling for the introduction of a dedicated transport policing unit.

Luxembourg becomes first country in the world to provide free public transport
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Luxembourg becomes first country in the world to provide free public transport

Feb 28th 2020, 10:11 PM 63,145 Views 61 Comments

The measure is part of a plan intended to reduce congestion.

Taxi company caught tampering with fare meter on one of its vehicles fined €2,000
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Taxi company caught tampering with fare meter on one of its vehicles fined €2,000

Feb 26th 2020, 5:34 PM 30,032 Views 36 Comments

It followed an investigation by the National Standards Authority of Ireland.

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Opinion: Stranded on platforms, crawling through faulty lifts: travelling with a disability on public transport

Feb 6th 2020, 7:01 PM 8,910 Views 5 Comments

Sean O’Kelly tells of the “hit and miss” service that humiliates and distresses people with disabilities.

Free public transport and a 50% cut in national dairy herd pledged by Solidarity-People Before Profit
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Free public transport and a 50% cut in national dairy herd pledged by Solidarity-People Before Profit

Jan 29th 2020, 2:19 PM 20,394 Views 119 Comments

The party launched its climate action manifesto in Dublin today.

'Strong growth' for public transport sector as passenger numbers increased 9% last year
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'Strong growth' for public transport sector as passenger numbers increased 9% last year

Jan 8th 2020, 9:31 PM 13,242 Views 31 Comments

Passenger figures across the rail, bus and tram network in Ireland increase last year.

Office of Transport Minister Shane Ross warned Luas operator of 'increase in anti-social behaviour'
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Office of Transport Minister Shane Ross warned Luas operator of 'increase in anti-social behaviour'

Dec 24th 2019, 10:00 PM 26,771 Views 33 Comments

In one case, an eight-year-old girl had beer contents splashed on her.

Late-night train and Dart services begin from today for the festive season
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Late-night train and Dart services begin from today for the festive season

Dec 6th 2019, 6:00 AM 19,764 Views 9 Comments

Security personnel will be on board the late night services over the coming weeks to ensure customer safety.

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