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# irish-rail - Monday 1 February, 2016

Major delays from Heuston Station as male teenager hit on rail line in Co Kildare

The teenage boy was hit by a train on the western line at Newbridge just before 4pm this afternoon.

# irish-rail - Friday 8 January, 2016

From Business ETC 24-hour stoppages ‘quite likely’ as Luas drivers vote overwhelmingly in favour of strike Pay Row

24-hour stoppages ‘quite likely’ as Luas drivers vote overwhelmingly in favour of strike

The drivers want pay parity with Irish Rail employees.

# irish-rail - Monday 4 January, 2016

Back to the daily commute? Here’s what Irish rail users pay compared to other Europeans

It’s definitely at the higher end of the scale.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

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

Additional late-night services will be running.

# irish-rail - Monday 28 December, 2015

Are our buses and trains next for contactless debit card payments? First Contact This post contains a poll

Are our buses and trains next for contactless debit card payments?

Contactless payments are now very much the norm in Ireland for most low-priced retail goods.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

WATCH: Longford train tilts at odd-looking angle as it crawls through flood-hit Shannon area

A video shows the train tilting at an awkward angle.

# irish-rail - 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.

# irish-rail - 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.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

A truck driver managed to crash into TWO bridges – causing major rail delays in Dublin

A bus driver caught up with the truck driver and warned him about what had happened.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Your bus, rail and Luas fares are going up today

The fare changes have been introduced to encourage more people to use Leap cards, according to the National Transport Authority.

# irish-rail - Monday 30 November, 2015

Here’s the priciest (and the cheapest) places to buy next to a rail station in Dublin

The latest Daft.ie figures pinpoint how much it costs to buy a house next to a commuter station near the capital.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

A Dart every 10 mins? Hold on just a second there, say drivers

The NBRU says the plan needs some major consultation first.

# irish-rail - Friday 6 November, 2015

People had very mixed feelings about the rail strike being called off

Trains ran as normal – just with fewer people on them…

# irish-rail - Friday 30 October, 2015

Public transport ticket prices are changing – here’s what’s happening

Some go up, some go down, some stay the same.

# irish-rail - Friday 23 October, 2015

The train strike is over… but another one is on the way

All rail services – DART, Commuter and Intercity – were affected. Trains are now getting back to normal.

Unions livid that Irish Rail preemptively briefed reporters on collapsing talks

Siptu and the NBRU have blamed Iarnród Éireann management for the breakdown of negotiations.

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know this Friday morning.

# irish-rail - Thursday 22 October, 2015

From Business ETC Breakthrough in rail dispute unlikely as unions hit out at management Train Strike

Breakthrough in rail dispute unlikely as unions hit out at management

Time to start making other plans?

# irish-rail - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Talks back on with less than 48 hours to stop the rail strike

Planning a journey this Friday?

# irish-rail - Monday 19 October, 2015

Irish Rail is cracking down on bikes aboard peak-time trains Heuston Problems This post contains a poll

Irish Rail is cracking down on bikes aboard peak-time trains

From now on, you won’t be allowed bring a bike on board at rush hour unless you book one of the (very) limited bike spaces.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Irish Rail cancel rush hour train due to graffiti

The vandalism was on the 6.10pm train from Dublin Connolly to Maynooth.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Significant delays to Dart services as truck hits level crossing barriers

Dublin Bus is accepting all valid rail tickets as it is unclear when the track will be cleared.

# irish-rail - 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.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Woman dies after being struck by train in Kildare

Services to and from Heuston have resumed after trains were suspended earlier this evening.

# irish-rail - Monday 5 October, 2015

Another train strike on the cards as Irish Rail unions vote for industrial action

The two unions will meet on Thursday to decide what form the action will take.

# irish-rail - Monday 28 September, 2015

Train and Dart services affected by fire

The Drogheda, Belfast and Maynooth train lines were affected.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Broken down train causes knock-on delays on Heuston line

Commuters were experiencing delays of up to 50 minutes.

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

Emergency services are at the scene.

# irish-rail - 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.

# irish-rail - Monday 24 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail and Aer Lingus battled it out on Twitter and it was mortifying It Must Be Love

Irish Rail and Aer Lingus battled it out on Twitter and it was mortifying

Warning: there were train-themed songs.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Is this the new Minister for August?

Has poor Paschal Donohoe had a holiday yet?

# irish-rail - Friday 14 August, 2015

This woman is marrying her ‘Train Boy’ – and they had a special journey this morning

Take a break and have a read of this little love story.

# irish-rail - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Ireland’s railways could be the next up for privatisation…

The government is reportedly coming under pressure from the Union’s competition branch to put our rail services out to international tender.

# irish-rail - Friday 24 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Connolly Station has a new sign and it’s been cheering up commuters Love On The Line

Connolly Station has a new sign and it’s been cheering up commuters

It’s all the work of art collective Soul Burger.

# irish-rail - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Taking the train in the morning? Irish Rail has fixed the fault that was causing huge delays

There were delays of over 70 minutes to some trains in and out of Dublin earlier.

# irish-rail - Monday 20 July, 2015

Back on track? Irish Rail says train ticket sales signal resurgent economy

Over 19 million passengers have travelled on Irish Rail services since the start of the year.

# irish-rail - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Irish Rail are trying to find a ‘wonderful’ young boy to give him this message

“You are a credit to your generation.”

From The Daily Edge Irish Rail are trying to find a ‘wonderful’ young boy to give him this message Nice Young Man

Irish Rail are trying to find a ‘wonderful’ young boy to give him this message

“You are a credit to your generation.” <3

# irish-rail - Monday 13 July, 2015

Poll: Have you ever dodged a fare on public transport? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever dodged a fare on public transport?

Come on, fess up.

# irish-rail - Thursday 9 July, 2015

There are major delays to trains out of Dublin – and people aren’t happy

Not the best time for a breakdown.

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