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#Commuting

# commuting - Monday 19 July, 2021

Open Thread: How would you change public transport in your county?
# Over To You
# Over To You

Open Thread: How would you change public transport in your county?

Jul 19th 2021, 8:00 PM 14,868 Views 88 Comments

We want to hear how you’d change or redesign public transport in your local area.

# commuting - Sunday 18 July, 2021

Are we there yet? The problems and possibilities of Ireland's public transport
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Are we there yet? The problems and possibilities of Ireland's public transport

Jul 18th 2021, 7:00 PM 21,571 Views 23 Comments

The next cycle of The Good Information Project from The Journal will look at public transport in Ireland.

# commuting - Friday 23 April, 2021

NTA reminds public of transport capacity limits ahead of weekend of good weather
# Transport
# Transport

NTA reminds public of transport capacity limits ahead of weekend of good weather

Apr 23rd 2021, 3:13 PM 12,563 Views 11 Comments

There has already been an increase in demand for some public transport services since restrictions were eased.

# commuting - Friday 7 August, 2020

National Transport Authority pilots new mobile ticketing app
# Tickets Please
# Tickets Please

National Transport Authority pilots new mobile ticketing app

Aug 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 24,578 Views 19 Comments

The trial is part of wider plans by the NTA to modernise and link ticketing systems across the networks.

# commuting - Thursday 13 February, 2020

People in Dublin have the fifth highest commuting times in Europe
# Bumper To Bumper
# Bumper To Bumper

People in Dublin have the fifth highest commuting times in Europe

Feb 13th 2020, 8:54 AM 30,906 Views 86 Comments

Budapest, Paris, Amsterdam and London have the longest average commuting times, according to new research.

# commuting - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Almost half of drivers spend more time commuting than they did a year ago
# The AA
# The AA

Almost half of drivers spend more time commuting than they did a year ago

Feb 2nd 2020, 5:08 PM 11,877 Views 35 Comments

35.26% of those surveyed strongly agreed that a lack of reliable public transport had left them reliant on a car to get to work.

# commuting - Friday 17 January, 2020

'Major delays' expected as truck driver damages level crossing in Sutton
# Commuting
# Commuting

'Major delays' expected as truck driver damages level crossing in Sutton

Jan 17th 2020, 9:10 AM 28,458 Views 52 Comments

Irish Rail says the delays are mainly between Howth and Howth Junction but knock-on delays could affect other services.

# commuting - Monday 25 November, 2019

Irish Rail accused of 'just not caring' as scale of lift problems at train stations revealed
# Accessibility
# Accessibility

Irish Rail accused of 'just not caring' as scale of lift problems at train stations revealed

Nov 25th 2019, 12:05 AM 22,781 Views 30 Comments

Over the last two years there have been multiple instances of lifts being out of order for more than 20 consecutive days.

# commuting - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Dublin's packed Luas carried almost 42 million passengers last year
# To The Gills
# To The Gills

Dublin's packed Luas carried almost 42 million passengers last year

Sep 12th 2019, 6:15 AM 16,150 Views 36 Comments

Transport Infrastructure Ireland says more trams have been ordered.

# commuting - Monday 19 November, 2018

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Woman stabbed at 'isolated, unlit' Dublin bus stop

Nov 19th 2018, 7:53 AM 46,511 Views 34 Comments

The woman’s handbag was stolen during the incident.

# commuting - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Poll: Should bus windows be left open or closed now that it's cold out?
# Commuting
From The Daily Edge
# Commuting

Poll: Should bus windows be left open or closed now that it's cold out?

Nov 4th 2018, 11:00 AM 6,671 Views 2 Comments

It’s a source of conflict on many bus journeys.

# commuting - Thursday 18 October, 2018

5 long read podcasts that will make next week's commute much more bearable
# Commuting
From The Daily Edge
# Commuting

5 long read podcasts that will make next week's commute much more bearable

Oct 18th 2018, 2:00 PM 4,246 Views 0 Comments

Five topics to learn about: from Swedish pop sensation Robyn to free speech.

# commuting - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Traffic delays in south Dublin after crash on the Rock Road
# Commuting
# Commuting

Traffic delays in south Dublin after crash on the Rock Road

Sep 18th 2018, 8:43 AM 16,561 Views 6 Comments

The crash is on the outbound side but both sides of the road are affected.

# commuting - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Changes to Irish Rail timetables kick in tomorrow
# Commuting
# Commuting

Changes to Irish Rail timetables kick in tomorrow

Sep 8th 2018, 9:00 PM 41,968 Views 19 Comments

Some services will have earlier departure times and commuters are advised to check changes.

# commuting - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Plans for dramatic cut to bus services in Dublin village has locals on the streets
# Save Our Bus
# Save Our Bus

Plans for dramatic cut to bus services in Dublin village has locals on the streets

Aug 28th 2018, 6:25 AM 48,480 Views 58 Comments

Bus frequency in Chapelizod could go from every five minutes to every thirty.

# commuting - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Papal traffic restrictions set to hit Monday commuters
# Rerouted
# Rerouted

Papal traffic restrictions set to hit Monday commuters

Aug 23rd 2018, 5:57 PM 43,204 Views 41 Comments

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

# commuting - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Rail services resuming in north Dublin after major disruption this morning
# North Dublin
# North Dublin

Rail services resuming in north Dublin after major disruption this morning

May 15th 2018, 12:00 PM 65,890 Views 67 Comments

A DART train that had not yet entered service struck and fatally injured a person earlier.

# commuting - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

11 things you will always notice if you use public transport in Ireland
# Public Transport
From The Daily Edge
# Public Transport

11 things you will always notice if you use public transport in Ireland

Feb 28th 2018, 8:00 AM 5,928 Views 1 Comment

Shout-out to the person who chooses the outside seat.

# commuting - Friday 26 January, 2018

A commuter shared the most poetic story about a guy sneezing on the train on Twitter
# Morning Hero
From The Daily Edge
# Morning Hero

A commuter shared the most poetic story about a guy sneezing on the train on Twitter

Jan 26th 2018, 1:15 PM 5,471 Views 3 Comments

Never a dull moment on the way to work, is there?

# commuting - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Passengers vent as Luas signalling issue causes delays on morning commute

Jan 24th 2018, 9:51 AM 20,601 Views 25 Comments

Trams are not running between Belgard and Saggart.

# commuting - Friday 5 January, 2018

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

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

Jan 5th 2018, 5:01 PM 62,792 Views 30 Comments

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

# commuting - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

'We're often portrayed as anti-car, we're not' - Dublin's traffic supremo on keeping the city flowing
# Commuting
# Commuting

'We're often portrayed as anti-car, we're not' - Dublin's traffic supremo on keeping the city flowing

Dec 27th 2017, 12:03 AM 17,766 Views 65 Comments

This year was a big one for traffic changes in the capital.

# commuting - Friday 24 November, 2017

Mothers-to-be can now get baby on board badges for the train
# Baby On Board
# Baby On Board

Mothers-to-be can now get baby on board badges for the train

Nov 24th 2017, 8:25 PM 30,167 Views 104 Comments

Irish Rail today announced the launch of the new service.

# commuting - Thursday 15 June, 2017

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected
# Census
# Census

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected

Jun 15th 2017, 11:02 AM 66,752 Views 86 Comments

Meanwhile, the number of women looking after the home or family has continued to decline.

# commuting - Monday 12 June, 2017

Three out of every four people that cycle every day in Ireland are men
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Three out of every four people that cycle every day in Ireland are men

Jun 12th 2017, 8:10 AM 12,090 Views 61 Comments

Half of adults own a bike, but less than one in ten cycle daily, according to stats released for National Bike Week.

# commuting - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Challenge 2: Don't use your phone on your commute
# Live A Better Life
# Live A Better Life

Challenge 2: Don't use your phone on your commute

Apr 25th 2017, 12:50 PM 8,894 Views 13 Comments

Week two of Live A Better Life: Challenge yourself.

# commuting - Monday 9 January, 2017

A Dublin woman fell asleep on her way to work and woke up in the 'Luas wash'
# Luas
From The Daily Edge
# Luas

A Dublin woman fell asleep on her way to work and woke up in the 'Luas wash'

Jan 9th 2017, 9:44 PM 20,867 Views 5 Comments

“WHERE AM I?”

# commuting - Friday 16 December, 2016

Complaint upheld after children were fined for riding Luas for free
# Park And Ride
# Park And Ride

Complaint upheld after children were fined for riding Luas for free

Dec 16th 2016, 6:30 AM 39,500 Views 42 Comments

The children misunderstood a message that advertised free park and ride facilities.

# commuting - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

30km/h speed limit approved for some Dublin city roads
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

30km/h speed limit approved for some Dublin city roads

Dec 6th 2016, 9:04 AM 12,583 Views 88 Comments

Councillor Ciaran Cuffe said there is strong academic evidence that this move can save lives.

# commuting - Monday 14 November, 2016

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

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

Nov 14th 2016, 3:49 PM 60,135 Views 43 Comments

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

# commuting - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

The average commuter adds 800 calories a week to their diet, a new report has found
# Commuting
# Commuting

The average commuter adds 800 calories a week to their diet, a new report has found

Aug 24th 2016, 10:39 PM 24,298 Views 36 Comments

Research from the Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) suggests that people who commute for long periods of time are potentially “shortening their lives”.

# commuting - Friday 8 April, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Port Tunnel breakdown and road diversions in Dublin
Live Apr 8th 2016, 8:10 AM

Commuting liveblog: Port Tunnel breakdown and road diversions in Dublin

# commuting - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Delays on the N7 and multiple crashes nationwide
Live Apr 7th 2016, 8:15 AM

Commuting liveblog: Delays on the N7 and multiple crashes nationwide

# commuting - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Commuting liveblog: M50 delays and Louth bridge crash
Live Apr 6th 2016, 8:45 AM

Commuting liveblog: M50 delays and Louth bridge crash

# commuting - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Commuting liveblog: M1 crash and loose horses in Cork
Live Apr 5th 2016, 8:15 AM

Commuting liveblog: M1 crash and loose horses in Cork

# commuting - Monday 4 April, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Oil spill in Dublin and foggy conditions nationwide
Live Apr 4th 2016, 8:10 AM

Commuting liveblog: Oil spill in Dublin and foggy conditions nationwide

# commuting - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Commuting Liveblog: Warning for drivers and cyclists this morning
Live Mar 24th 2016, 7:28 AM

Commuting Liveblog: Warning for drivers and cyclists this morning

# commuting - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Car on fire on M4 and diverted Brussels-bound flights
Live Mar 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM

Commuting liveblog: Car on fire on M4 and diverted Brussels-bound flights

# commuting - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Commuting liveblog: Road diversions and Irish Rail power failure
Live Mar 16th 2016, 8:10 AM

Commuting liveblog: Road diversions and Irish Rail power failure

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