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#Public Transport

8 unique experiences you'll only have taking the bus down home

Need to travel to an obscure boreen somewhere in the west of Ireland? Jump on board.

11 experiences every Luas traveller will understand

Dublin’s Luas is 10 years old today! Time flies.

From TheJournal.ie Ministers celebrate 10 years of the Luas by eating cake and listening to gospel music Hard Work This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed Road Safety Authority

Driver deaths are down, but "more vulnerable" road users are being killed

The Public Accounts Committee was also told that about 130,000 more cars were taxed this year following an end to the practice where vehicles could be declared as “off-road” after the fact.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: With more of us living in cities, we have to plan for real quality of life Living Cities

Opinion: With more of us living in cities, we have to plan for real quality of life

I want my city to serve its local communities – that means introducing proper cycle lanes and options for pedestrians.

From TheJournal.ie How does Dublin Bus deal with anti-social behaviour? On The Buses

How does Dublin Bus deal with anti-social behaviour?

Cameras, control centres and community. Apparently.

From TheJournal.ie There is a 'real turf war' going on between cyclists and drivers in Dublin On Yer Bike

There is a 'real turf war' going on between cyclists and drivers in Dublin

A new Trinity College research project also finds that a large number of cycling accidents are going unreported.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin bus ablaze at Harold's Cross this lunchtime Dublin Bus

Dublin bus ablaze at Harold's Cross this lunchtime

No passengers were injured in the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Have a busy public transport commute? You'll want some of this dress Public Transport
From TheJournal.ie College Green Luas works to start next week Right On Track

College Green Luas works to start next week

Get ready for disruption…

From TheJournal.ie Leap card fares are going to get cheaper for teenagers aged 18 and under Leaping Around

Leap card fares are going to get cheaper for teenagers aged 18 and under

The child fare rate is being extended from August.

From TheJournal.ie Man in wheelchair carried off DART as no ramp available at Donaghmede station No Access

Man in wheelchair carried off DART as no ramp available at Donaghmede station

Irish Rail said they would like to apologise to the customer featured in the video clip for any distress that was caused to him.

The One Direction traffic is ruining everyone's Friday evening

Everyone except the One Direction fans, obviously.

From TheJournal.ie Live in a rural area? You could be getting nicer bus shelters soon Transport

Live in a rural area? You could be getting nicer bus shelters soon

A new round of public transport funding has been announced, and includes improvements to cycle paths.

From TheJournal.ie In Cork, Limerick or Galway? Like cycling? The public bike scheme will be ready by autumn Coke Zero Bikes
From TheJournal.ie Half a million people now own a Leap Card One Giant Leap

Half a million people now own a Leap Card

The Department of Transport launched a new enhancement of the service which will allow users to top-up their cards automatically from their bank account once their balance drops below a certain level.

This googly-eyed Luas pole will make you smile

“I always feel like, somebody’s watchin’ meeeee…”

From TheJournal.ie Live in a new house in Dublin? You probably have a long commute Traffic

Live in a new house in Dublin? You probably have a long commute

Many new estates in Dublin are not serviced by public transport, according to a new study.

The DOs and DON'Ts of taking public transport

This is how to behave. Take note, everyone.

From TheJournal.ie Bus Éireann: We treat corruption claims with the utmost gravity Kickbacks

Bus Éireann: We treat corruption claims with the utmost gravity

The company said it will publish the content of an affidavit in which a whistleblower claimed managers took ‘kickbacks’ in return for guaranteeing school bus route contracts.

From TheJournal.ie We take over 1/4 BILLION public transport journeys every year...most on the bus Heavy Load

We take over 1/4 BILLION public transport journeys every year...most on the bus

Buses account for roughly 75 per cent of all public transport travel in the country.

From TheJournal.ie London Tube-style map shows how Dublin public transport will link up Dublin On Move

London Tube-style map shows how Dublin public transport will link up

It’ll be pretty if it works out, we’ll give them that.

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: Tear gas fired & running battles with police, in protest at transport hikes in Rio Brazil

Pictures: Tear gas fired & running battles with police, in protest at transport hikes in Rio

“We want FIFA-standard trains,” demonstrators chanted. It’s the latest example of social tensions in Brazil in the run-up to the World Cup.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The Government stalls while people with mobility difficulties fall deeper into isolation Limbo

Column: The Government stalls while people with mobility difficulties fall deeper into isolation

The Government had a knee-jerk reaction last year and cut Mobility Allowance to new applicants. Nearly 12 months later, those in need are still in limbo, writes Anne-Maree Quinn.

Here's a dog in a pram on the Luas

Now that’s what you call a woof commute.

9 phrases you frequently want to shout at people but really shouldn't

If you did, you’d be terribly unpopular.

From TheJournal.ie €32.5 million to be spent on Greater Dublin transport projects SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT

€32.5 million to be spent on Greater Dublin transport projects

The plan includes the completion of 47 new cycle tracks.

Yesterday was the 13th annual No Pants Subway Ride

We can dance, we can dance, everybody take off your pants.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Bus looking at CCTV footage after medicine dispensers found on 39a Public Transport

Dublin Bus looking at CCTV footage after medicine dispensers found on 39a

The image has shocked users across social media over the past 24 hours.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think taxi deregulation was a good idea? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think taxi deregulation was a good idea?

The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of the taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: 'The Labour presence in transport has been important,' - Alan Kelly. Labour Relations

Watch: 'The Labour presence in transport has been important,' - Alan Kelly.

What is it like being a Labour junior Minister with a Fine Gael cabinet minister? Alan Kelly told TheJournal.ie

From TheJournal.ie 'There are people driving taxis who shouldn't be,' - Alan Kelly Taxis

'There are people driving taxis who shouldn't be,' - Alan Kelly

The Minister for Public Transport says that the overhaul of taxis industry has made the industry “unrecognisable”.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you plan to use public transport more in 2014? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you plan to use public transport more in 2014?

Minister of State Alan Kelly wants to see five million extra customers using public transport in 2014. Will you be one of them?

From TheJournal.ie 'We're targeting 5 million extra customers this year,' - Public Transport Minister Public Transport

'We're targeting 5 million extra customers this year,' - Public Transport Minister

Alan Kelly talks to TheJournal.ie about prices, unions and those ‘snob’ comments.

8 people you'll definitely meet on public transport this Christmas

Please someone, give us a lift instead.

From TheJournal.ie Another record year for Luas as passenger numbers continue to rise 30 Million

Another record year for Luas as passenger numbers continue to rise

30 million passengers used the service in 2013, up 500,000 from the year previous.

From TheJournal.ie Irish among least likely to use public transport in EU Vroom Vroom

Irish among least likely to use public transport in EU

A new EU-wide survey found Irish people are second only to Cyprus when it comes to using their cars every day.

From TheJournal.ie Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class

People’s negative impressions is preventing people from taking the bus, train and tram, writes Aaron McKenna, who says it’s nothing about how ‘snobby’ they are.

From TheJournal.ie Rural hackney licences to be given out for €50 Lonely

Rural hackney licences to be given out for €50

The move was introduced today to help people living in rural areas with problems of isolation.