LUAS SERVICES are returning to normal this morning after significant delays earlier as a result of a signalling fault. Luas lights at Kilmacud Upper, between the Kilmacud and Stillorgan stops, had been out of service and had resulted in significant delays to services in both directions.
# public-transport - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Talk about customer service.
Preparing for major sporting events means taxes have gone up, while the quality of public services has fallen.
# public-transport - Thursday 30 May, 2013
Almost 77 per cent of workers voted to endorse Labour Relations Commissions plans to avert ongoing industrial action.
# public-transport - Monday 13 May, 2013
It’s tough out there. We’re here to help.
# public-transport - Wednesday 10 April, 2013
# public-transport - Monday 18 March, 2013
A new survey has found that some commuters could also have a month’s worth of travel bus services for less than the cost of a tank of petrol.
# public-transport - Saturday 9 February, 2013
The ‘Not out Debt’ marches are planned for Dublin, Cork, Galway, Waterford, Limerick and Sligo this afternoon.
# public-transport - Monday 4 February, 2013
Seat hogs, screaming babies and loud music – prepare yourself for another week of commuting bliss.
# public-transport - Wednesday 2 January, 2013
The increase on 2011 comes despite a week long disruption on the Red Line early in 2012.
# public-transport - Friday 28 December, 2012
Woman hunted in case of second subway line fatality in a month.
# public-transport - Friday 14 December, 2012
A tram had failed on the line at Cookstown, causing delays to services to and from Tallaght to the city centre.
# public-transport - Thursday 13 December, 2012
New Census figures show that the numbers in cars and on bikes is up, but mass transit options are less popular than before.
# public-transport - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
# public-transport - Monday 3 December, 2012
The cost of one-off bus and train trips increased on Saturday.
# public-transport - Tuesday 27 November, 2012
# public-transport - Saturday 24 November, 2012
The organisation said older people are at risk of becoming socially isolated if their passes are taken away.
# public-transport - Friday 16 November, 2012
The National Transport Authority has sanctioned increases for Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann, Irish Rail and the Luas.
# public-transport - Monday 24 September, 2012
The increases in monthly and annual tickets have been approved by the National Transport Authority.
# public-transport - Friday 21 September, 2012
The EU initiative will see parking spaces transformed in parts of Dublin today, while tomorrow will see people encouraged to go into town without their car.
# public-transport - Saturday 15 September, 2012
It’s reported that pensioners, who currently avail of free travel, could be asked to pay €5 for some journeys.
# public-transport - Monday 10 September, 2012
Two stops on the Luas Red Line remain out of action this afternoon after a tram collided with a skip collection truck.
# public-transport - Friday 7 September, 2012
It has emerged this week that the scheme is the subject of a review by an interdepartmental group ahead of December’s Budget.
# public-transport - Wednesday 5 September, 2012
The government is reportedly looking into means-testing as a way of cutting losses at transport companies. What do you think?
# public-transport - Friday 3 August, 2012
# public-transport - Saturday 28 July, 2012
BREAKING via The Mire wire: New study highlights the upside to childhood obesity – and how commuters are killing the buzz for junkies taking drugs in public.
# public-transport - Monday 2 July, 2012
Have you been using Transport for Ireland online planner or Android app? Did it help you find your way – or send you out of the way?
# public-transport - Thursday 28 June, 2012
Signalling cables were stolen in Co Kildare, and although they’ve been replaced, there’ll be significant delays this morning.
# public-transport - Wednesday 27 June, 2012
The journey planner has been launched online and as an Android app… but is not currently available on iPhone.
The National Transport Authority has unveiled its new website and Android app.
# public-transport - Tuesday 19 June, 2012
Services are running to the normal schedule after an earlier disruption when a tram failed on the line.
# public-transport - Saturday 9 June, 2012
Staff will see allowances reduced under the proposals, which the company said would not affect passengers.
# public-transport - Sunday 3 June, 2012
The line between Bray and Dún Laoghaire had flooded, but the services are back up and running now.
# public-transport - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
…Spotted this evening on the O’Connell Street taxi rank in Dublin.
# public-transport - Friday 4 May, 2012
Army ammunitions officers have been sent to the line at Lurgan, after a suspicious device was spotted there overnight.
# public-transport - Thursday 26 April, 2012
Irish Rail launch interactive map that shows where all their intercity, commuter and DART trains are at any given time…
# public-transport - Monday 9 April, 2012
39 out of every 40 Intercity journeys reached their destination within 10 minutes of the scheduled arrival time.
# public-transport - Saturday 24 March, 2012
The line had been partly closed for seven days following an extensive fire in Dublin’s city centre.
# public-transport - Friday 23 March, 2012
Ongoing works to demolish a building damaged by fire on St Patrick’s Day will mean curtailed services into the weekend.
# public-transport - Wednesday 21 March, 2012
23 commuter coaches in the Greater Dublin Area have been given WiFi services, with more in Cork and Galway.
# public-transport - Tuesday 20 March, 2012
There are no services between Heuston and the city centre, with trams running less frequently, as fire disruptions continue.