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# commuters - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show

Those on lower salaries were also more likely to be in receipt of illness benefit.

# commuters - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Annual TaxSaver tickets extended by six months due to Covid-19 travel restrictions

The extension will apply to customers who hold an annual TaxSaver ticket for public transport services.

# commuters - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Trinity College asks Dublin City Council to improve walking and cycling routes as restrictions are eased

The local authority indicated improvements are needed to walking/cycling routes in a report published in May.

# commuters - Monday 2 December, 2019

Luas Red Line back in service but running with delays of 25-30 minutes

There were no Luas Red Line services in Dublin city for the busy morning rush hour.

# commuters - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre

There is no Green Line service between St Stephen’s Green and Dominick Street.

# commuters - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Several arrests as angry London commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters from roof of train Tube Disruption This post contains videos

Several arrests as angry London commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters from roof of train

The protesters were holding a banner which read: “Business As Usual = Death”.

# commuters - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'

That’s according to Fianna Fáil’s Marc MacSharry, who says e-scooter users are left in limbo with no regulations.

# commuters - Thursday 10 October, 2019

NTA says 'three years best case scenario' for roll out of additional train carriages

Fianna Fáil TD Marc MacSharry said ‘stagger your journeys’ message isn’t practical for working people.

# commuters - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Commuters facing delays on Luas Red Line this morning due to technical faults

Luas tickets are being accepted on Dublin Bus this morning.

# commuters - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Knock-on delays expected after 'major signal fault' affects Heuston Station services

Commuters should prepare for delays this morning.

# commuters - Thursday 9 May, 2019

'Heavy delays' to Luas red line services due to issue with overhead wires this morning

Dublin Bus is accepting Luas tickets for the duration of the disruption.

# commuters - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Luas elevators have been out-of-order for over 1,000 hours in last two years

The service provider said vandalism is the cause in a number of cases.

Trams rerouted and services disrupted after passenger falls ill on Luas

Disruptions to the Green Line are ongoing.

# commuters - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop

Buyers are now paying an average of €446,000 for a property close to a Luas stop in Dublin.

# commuters - Thursday 20 September, 2018

The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow

“Extensive” damage was done to Luas overhead lines during Storm Ali.

# commuters - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

More carriages added to DART trains after new timetable leads to raft of complaints

Capacity has been increased today – but one northside councillor says “the jury’s still out”.

# commuters - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Papal traffic restrictions set to hit Monday commuters

Restrictions around Phoenix Park are to remain in place until 7am on Tuesday.

# commuters - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

TD says second ring road should be built west of M50 to ease traffic jams

The M50 is currently operating at traffic levels which were not predicted to occur until the mid-2020s.

# commuters - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

'Very heavy delays' after commuter crash on the M50

The crash has been cleared but delays remain.

# commuters - Monday 12 February, 2018

Dart passengers are less satisfied than most commuters - but Luas users are delighted

Bus Eireann is in a close second for least satisfaction.

# commuters - Friday 5 January, 2018

Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers

The series of incidents throughout the day have resulted in significant knock-on delays for Friday evening commuters.

# commuters - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Pregnant woman wants seat on Tokyo metro - there's an app for that

The service allows a pregnant woman to send a message when she wants a seat.

# commuters - Monday 11 December, 2017

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year

Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay on average the most for a property.

# commuters - Friday 20 October, 2017

'Unless the government allocate funds... there is no easy solution': Irish Rail responds to overcrowding complaint

A customer care representative said that more funding was needed to reduce overcrowding.

# commuters - Monday 2 October, 2017

Train delays on northern line as emergency services attend incident

Customers are being told that Dublin Bus are accepting rail tickets.

# commuters - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge The new piano in Pearse Station has been brightening many a Dubliner's day Pia-pia-piano

The new piano in Pearse Station has been brightening many a Dubliner's day

Music makes the people come together, as Madonna once said.

# commuters - 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.

# commuters - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

All lanes reopened on M50 following five car crash

The incident caused significant delays this morning.

# commuters - Monday 14 August, 2017

Extra bus lanes for Dublin city as cars will be reduced to one lane on quays

Cars will also be banned from turning right onto O’Connell Bridge from Bachelors Walk.

# commuters - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Dublinbikes stations back in action after connection fault

A total of 36 bike stations were affected by the fault yesterday.

# commuters - Friday 31 March, 2017

Chaos for commuters with severe disruption to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services this morning

The companies said it is due to “orchestrated picketing” associated with Bus Éireann strike.

# commuters - Saturday 19 November, 2016

"Substantial once-off" fare increase for some rail commuters in the Dublin region "unavoidable"

There’s good news for commuters travelling to the city centre from Naas/Sallins and Kilcock stations.

# commuters - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Dart delays after truck strikes bridge in Dublin city

Irish rail said services have resumed, but there are delays of 20 minutes on all Dart and Northern commuter services.

# commuters - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Shane Ross says he won't ride in on a white horse to stop the Dublin Bus strikes

He said he will not open the State cheque book to solve the issue and says the two sides have to start talking.

# commuters - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Strike action by Dublin Bus 'inevitable' says union boss

The NBRU general secretary, Dermot O’Leary is looking for parity of pay between Dublin Bus drivers and Luas drivers.

# commuters - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Apple restrictions mean there's still no Leap Card iPhone app

However it’s good news for Android owners, who just got an update of the app.

# commuters - Monday 11 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This prankster mortified commuters by reading highly NSFW 'books' on the train Slut Shaming Your Baby

This prankster mortified commuters by reading highly NSFW 'books' on the train

‘This Book Has A Camera In It And Google Is Taking Your Photo With It’.

# commuters - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge Prepare to rage at this incredibly selfish commuter No Bikes On Seats

Prepare to rage at this incredibly selfish commuter

Yes, that’s a bike.

# commuters - Friday 19 February, 2016

Luas drivers accused of 'putting a gun to the head' of Workplace Relations Commission

The fourth day of strike action is taking place today, with widespread disruption for commuters across Dublin.

# commuters - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

6 people you see on every morning commute

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