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Dublin: 14 °C Thursday 27 October, 2016


# dart - Yesterday’s News


# dart - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

'Delays due to leaves on tracks': Here's the science behind those Dart delays

According to Iarnród Éireann “…mulch is to rails what ice is to roads.”

# dart - Monday 24 October, 2016

Dart services are delayed by 45 mins after a fault stopped all trains moving

The fault has been fixed but services are now running behind schedule.

# dart - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

If you have a Leap card you can now ditch your DublinBikes card

The initiative won’t allow people to pay for their DublinBikes trips from their Leap Card account, but will allow them to use the same card for the bikeshare as for the bus, Luas or Dart.

# dart - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

The Luas effect: People pay more to live close (but not too close) to a tram stop

New stats underscore why Dublin estate agents are so keen on pointing out how near the local Luas or train station is.

# dart - Sunday 17 July, 2016

There are no trains running between Dublin and Dun Laoghaire today

Major works are taking place on the line in south Dublin today.

# dart - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Shane Ross says the Dart Underground still might happen Out Of The Freezer This post contains videos

Shane Ross says the Dart Underground still might happen

Back in September, Paschal Donohoe said the original €3 billion project was being scrapped.

# dart - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Taking the train this weekend? There are some major timetable changes

There’s a line closure in north Dublin – and revised schedules in and out of Heuston.

# dart - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Irish Rail postpones its plans for 10-minute Darts

The company said it was due to the “intransigence” of unions.

# dart - Monday 21 March, 2016

Drivers on 10 minute Darts: ‘We need to talk about pay first.’

The dispute over the new Dart timetable is ongoing.

From The Daily Edge People are absolutely loving Irish Rail’s €19.16 Easter train fare Tiocfaidh Ar Trains

People are absolutely loving Irish Rail’s €19.16 Easter train fare

And there’s a history lesson on the Dart.

# dart - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Dart drivers are also set to strike

It comes after Luas drivers announced that they are set to strike on Easter Sunday and Monday.

# dart - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Investigation after woman assaulted near Dublin Dart station

It’s understood that the woman was followed as she walked home.

# dart - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Get ready for an avalanche of Chinese poetry on the Dart this fortnight

Connolly Station is the venue for a Chinese New Year celebration as the exhibition is launched today.

# dart - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

There’ll be extra security on New Year’s Eve trains

Additional late-night services will be running.

# dart - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Dublin Dart and train delays after ‘truckwit’ smashes gates at level crossing Irish Rail This post contains videos

Dublin Dart and train delays after ‘truckwit’ smashes gates at level crossing

The incident happened this morning at the Merrion gates.

# dart - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Will increased Dart frequency make traffic in Dublin worse?

Irish Rail has said better public transport is the only solution to traffic congestion.

# dart - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Going to any Christmas parties? Late night trains have you covered from tomorrow

Extended services will run the two weekends before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve.

# dart - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s what only a few stops on Dublin’s rail lines can do to your rent Red Line Issue

Here’s what only a few stops on Dublin’s rail lines can do to your rent

Tenants are paying a premium of up to 30% to move one stop.

# dart - Monday 16 November, 2015

Woman who broke DART passenger’s eye-socket spared jail at victim’s request

Leanne Goode was convicted of assaulting Paula McCarthy by punching her in the face – but her victim appealed for leniency.

# dart - Saturday 24 October, 2015

If you’re getting the Dart this bank holiday weekend be aware of some disruption

Services aren’t running north of Pearse Station.

# dart - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Here is what you need to know if there’s a train strike in the morning

While talks are ongoing, you might want to start making alternative arrangements.

# dart - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Using the DART to get home? Major delays due to technical fault

Dublin Bus are taking commuters who have DART tickets.

# dart - Monday 28 September, 2015

Train and Dart services affected by fire

The Drogheda, Belfast and Maynooth train lines were affected.

# dart - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Does Dublin ‘urgently’ need Dart Underground?

The project has been delayed as “lower cost technical solution” is found.

# dart - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Dart from Bray to Greystones suspended due to injured person on the line

Emergency services are at the scene.

# dart - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Rail services delayed as man runs onto tracks to evade gardaí

There was a warrant out for the man’s arrest and he took to the tracks when gardaí were chasing him.

# dart - Monday 20 July, 2015

Gardaí called to Dart station as fight breaks out between youths in carriage

The Dart was delayed for around 30 minutes because of the incident last night.

# dart - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Delays on DART line as lorry crashes into level crossing

Repair work has been taking place on the track this evening.

# dart - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Device found near Dart line deemed not viable

The alarm was raised shortly before lunchtime when a group of workmen discovered the device.

# dart - Friday 17 April, 2015

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched

The one millionth card was sold today.

# dart - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge This lad’s Dart stunt takes ‘feet on the seats’ to a whole new level Strapping Lad

# dart - Friday 10 April, 2015

Today’s top stories in 6 seconds

All of the news, none of the waiting.

Services delayed after ‘scuffle’ breaks out among 50 youths on Dart

Security on the train called in gardaí yesterday evening to help disperse the crowd.

# dart - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Good news if you use the DART… There’ll soon be more of them

Plans to increase the core frequency from every 15 minutes to every 10 minutes are underway.

# dart - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Rail delays after jeep crashes into level crossing barrier at Sandymount

Gardaí and Dublin Fire Brigade attended the crash. No-one was injured.

# dart - Friday 6 March, 2015

Hiberno-English is part of what makes us Irish – so let’s celebrate it!

As Ireland becomes more multicultural, let’s not abandon such linguistic gems as ‘hot press’ and ‘yoke’.

# dart - Friday 12 December, 2014

Late night Dublin trains will take you home from your Christmas parties

Late night services will run the two weekends before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve.

# dart - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

No, the Metro North HASN’T been forgotten about

It’s still on the table, according to Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe.

# dart - Monday 3 November, 2014

There were major rush hour rail problems in Dublin tonight

ALL Dart and commuter services were suspended between Drogheda and Greystones — but delays are now easing.

# dart - Monday 27 October, 2014

More and more people are using the train to get around the country

It comes despite strike action during two days of the summer.

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