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#Iarnród Éireann

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 28 June, 2018

'Very significant' damage and severe disruption after Dublin to Galway train hits herd of cows

The 15.35 Heuston to Galway train collided with 8 cattle.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'Significant disruption' to train services in Dublin and Wicklow after fire

Services will be affected throughout the week due to damage caused by a fire in Bray.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Extra trains for Ed Sheeran concerts, and none between Connolly-Howth this weekend

If you’re taking the train this weekend, Iarnród Éireann is advising you check ahead.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Irish Rail customers to get refunds after being delayed by almost five hours

People travelling on the Dublin to Cork and Dublin to Kerry services yesterday evening experienced significant delays.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Extra staff planned for Irish Rail trains to help deal with seating issues

Names not appearing above pre-booked seats has been an issue for some time.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 22 December, 2017

'The minister is talking about the Man United game instead of the rail strike'

Industrial action by Irish Rail workers affected many commuters in November.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Lack of public support for Irish Rail workers as unions say Christmas strike 'possible'

They’re also not happy with Transport Minister Shane Ross’ lack of intervention in the dispute.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 6 November, 2017

Here's what commuters need to know ahead of tomorrow's rail strike

More than 150,000 customers will be affected by the industrial action.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Rail union 'unsurprised' at Taoiseach's 'ignorant' claim that strikes won't affect pay deal

The Taoiseach said that whatever deal is struck at the end of the dispute won’t be affected by the announced strike action.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Tomorrow's Irish Rail strike looks almost certain to go ahead

Services will stop at midnight tonight in the first of five stoppages.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 20 October, 2017

Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck

It’s not yet known when normal Dart and train services will resume.

Irish Rail staff to go on strike on five dates in November and December

Unions have accused the Irish Rail CEO of undercutting his negotiators last night.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Train from Sligo to Connolly delayed for up to 35 minutes after bridge hit

Iarnród Éireann is currently in the process of seeking solutions to reduce the number of railway bridges being hit.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 8 September, 2017

Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street

Services between Connolly Station and Tara Street were suspended earlier.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Limerick to Ennis train line reopens after injured cow is removed

Bus transfers between the two stations were in operation for a period this afternoon.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Irish Rail says four routes could be axed, as drivers look for pay increase

Iarnród Éireann says it has to address an annual shortfall of €100 million.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Siptu claims its members were 'threatened with physical attack' during GAA train violence

There were disturbances on board the Dublin-Belfast train on Saturday.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 3 July, 2017

'My heart sinks': Names for pre-booked seats still not appearing for some Irish Rail customers

“It shouldn’t be up to the passengers to have to ask when they have gone to the bother of booking their seat.”

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 27 May, 2017

'It's not just about tidiness, it gives you a network and set of friends'

Members of the Wexford Tidy Towns committee travelled to Tidy Towns winner Skerries as part of the Journal Journeys competition.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 24 April, 2017

Heuston, we have a problem: Irish Rail's new website is causing some commuters hassle

Despite the teething problems, Irish Rail has said the new site will make travelling by train easier.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Woman tells man to 'f**k off back to India' on Limerick train

Irish Rail said it has reported the “shocking and disgraceful incident” to gardaí.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Trains cancelled and delayed due to mechanical fault

A number of Heuston and Connolly services have been affected.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 13 April, 2017

There are some major changes to train services this Easter weekend

Northside Darts will not be running.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 3 April, 2017

NBRU gets legal letter from CIÉ group over wildcat action

Individual strike members have indicated that further ‘wildcat’ action could happen again.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 31 March, 2017

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus back to normal for the journey home

Earlier, rail and Dublin Bus workers refused to pass Bus Éireann pickets, causing confusion for morning commuters.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 24 March, 2017

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around

A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 20 March, 2017

A bathroom mix-up caused a Sligo train to be held up for 40 minutes

The train waited for 40 minutes in a lay-by at Enfield – here’s the full story.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Two-hour delay on Dublin to Galway train line

Irish Rail said staff are on site and working to rectify the issue as soon as possible.

Significant delays on Dart due to rush-hour points problems

Passengers on board Darts are complaining about a lack of communication from Iarnród Éireann’s drivers.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 6 February, 2017

High winds cause delays at four Dart stations

Delays are 10 – 15 minutes at present, but not worsening.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Irish Rail says it's committed to safety improvements after criticism by regulator

Transport Minister Shane Ross said there is “no immediate risk to safety”.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 19 December, 2016

Travelling over Christmas? Here's what public transport will be running

Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Luas and Iarnród Éireann have all released Christmas schedules for their services

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

All aboard: 5,000 of you are going on a Journal Journey with Irish Rail

The full list of the winning community and voluntary groups is right here.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?

Requests have been made to ensure priority seating is more clearly marked, and for Iarnród Éireann to consider ‘Baby on Board’ badges for expectant mothers.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 14 November, 2016

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week Deeper Undergound This post contains videos

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week

The tunnel will allow passengers coming from Newbridge and Celbridge travel directly to Grand Canal Dock in Dublin.

# iarnrod-eireann - 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.”

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 14 October, 2016

15 gorgeous places to visit around Ireland this autumn

Nothing better than a nature walk.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

CCTV footage catches a 4X4 pulling down the gates at a level crossing This post contains videos

CCTV footage catches a 4X4 pulling down the gates at a level crossing

The incident happened in Barberstown, Co Kildare.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Irish Rail tells truckers to 'wise up' after 68 bridge strikes this year

The rail company released a video today to highlight the dangers of hitting bridges and the damage it can cause.

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