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# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 6 January, 2020

Irish Rail introducing measures to deal with reservations not appearing over pre-booked seats
# Complaints
# Complaints

Irish Rail introducing measures to deal with reservations not appearing over pre-booked seats

Jan 6th 2020, 7:00 AM 25,861 Views 35 Comments

Customers have expressed frustration at their reservation name or number not appearing above the seat they have booked.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 29 November, 2019

Trains delayed going to and from Kerry after car damages barrier at level crossing
# Not Again
# Not Again

Trains delayed going to and from Kerry after car damages barrier at level crossing

Nov 29th 2019, 3:51 PM 28,062 Views 32 Comments

This is the second incident of its kind today.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Broken lifts at Dart stations 'getting worse', warn disability activists
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Broken lifts at Dart stations 'getting worse', warn disability activists

Nov 12th 2019, 11:32 AM 8,468 Views 22 Comments

Several lifts were out of order at Dart stations this morning. Irish Rail said it was working to get them fixed.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 25 October, 2019

Poll: Would you support the introduction of pre-book only trains to deal with overcrowding?
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Poll: Would you support the introduction of pre-book only trains to deal with overcrowding?

Oct 25th 2019, 9:29 AM 34,408 Views 127 Comments

Irish Rail says it won’t have more carriages on the network for the next two years.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 4 October, 2019

Delays of up to 30 minutes expected on some train lines after truck hit bridge at North Strand
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Delays of up to 30 minutes expected on some train lines after truck hit bridge at North Strand

Oct 4th 2019, 5:10 PM 18,799 Views 20 Comments

Drumcondra station has resumed service after the truck hit a bridge earlier today.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Out-of-order lifts and communication breakdowns: Why taking the DART can be a hugely frustrating experience for wheelchair users
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Out-of-order lifts and communication breakdowns: Why taking the DART can be a hugely frustrating experience for wheelchair users

Sep 17th 2019, 6:15 AM 7,567 Views 9 Comments

Recent issues with lifts not working have left many wheelchair users unable to access certain stations.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'We aren't considered important': Wheelchair users dismayed over continued lift breakdowns on train line
# Out Of Service
# Out Of Service

'We aren't considered important': Wheelchair users dismayed over continued lift breakdowns on train line

Aug 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 20,193 Views 49 Comments

‘If people were treated the same way because of their skin colour or religion, the country would shut down.’

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Dart passengers now able to report anti-social behaviour via text message
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Dart passengers now able to report anti-social behaviour via text message

Aug 17th 2019, 6:38 PM 13,998 Views 21 Comments

People can text the word TRAIN followed by their location and details of the incident in question to 51444.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Trains running again after truck hits bridge in south Dublin
# Stuck Truck
# Stuck Truck

Trains running again after truck hits bridge in south Dublin

Jul 23rd 2019, 10:18 AM 33,721 Views 38 Comments

The truck struck a bridge at South Lotts.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Safety warning: Irish Rail releases video of level crossing crashes and near-misses
# Crashing Barriers
# Crashing Barriers

Safety warning: Irish Rail releases video of level crossing crashes and near-misses

Jun 6th 2019, 4:37 PM 24,992 Views 19 Comments

It’s in honour of International Level Crossing Awareness Day, which is a thing apparently.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Rail services suspended between Bray and Greystones due to incident on track
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Rail services suspended between Bray and Greystones due to incident on track

Apr 9th 2019, 12:32 PM 40,275 Views 11 Comments

Irish Rail tweeted that services had been suspended on the line.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Repairs to roof of Dublin's Pearse Station to cause disruption to Irish Rail users today
# No Trains Go
# No Trains Go

Repairs to roof of Dublin's Pearse Station to cause disruption to Irish Rail users today

Mar 9th 2019, 7:15 AM 11,860 Views 8 Comments

Tara Street and Pearse Stations will both be closed today.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 18 February, 2019

Delays of 30-45 minutes to trains going to and from Heuston due to vandalism
# Iarnród Éireann
# Iarnród Éireann

Delays of 30-45 minutes to trains going to and from Heuston due to vandalism

Feb 18th 2019, 7:00 AM 27,183 Views 24 Comments

Newbridge to Grand Canal Dock train services are operating from/to Hazelhatch as a result.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Severe disruption to DART line after 'tragic incident' at northside station
# Harmonstown
# Harmonstown

Severe disruption to DART line after 'tragic incident' at northside station

Feb 12th 2019, 2:39 PM 90,589 Views 0 Comments

Services will remain suspended until at least 3pm.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 11 January, 2019

Pearse and Tara Street stations close this weekend for roof repairs
# Heads Up
# Heads Up

Pearse and Tara Street stations close this weekend for roof repairs

Jan 11th 2019, 11:00 PM 11,080 Views 6 Comments

There will be bus transfers available between Connolly and Bray for Connolly/Rosslare Europort services.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 9 November, 2018

Here are the Irish Rail timetable changes that will kick in next month
# More Services
# More Services

Here are the Irish Rail timetable changes that will kick in next month

Nov 9th 2018, 8:05 AM 34,286 Views 29 Comments

The company wants customer feedback on the proposed changes.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Irish Rail admits 'teething problems' - but passengers say new timetable 'a disaster' for some areas
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Irish Rail admits 'teething problems' - but passengers say new timetable 'a disaster' for some areas

Sep 11th 2018, 6:07 PM 38,263 Views 30 Comments

Shorter trains are causing problems for passengers on the northside of Dublin.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 2 September, 2018

As Irish Rail increases Dart frequencies, fewer trains will stop at Portmarnock
# Stationary
# Stationary

As Irish Rail increases Dart frequencies, fewer trains will stop at Portmarnock

Sep 2nd 2018, 4:00 PM 21,822 Views 21 Comments

One commuter said that the changes make their journey “almost unmanageable”.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 28 June, 2018

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

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

Jun 28th 2018, 5:19 PM 69,214 Views 64 Comments

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
# Repair Works
# Repair Works

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

May 20th 2018, 7:24 PM 16,560 Views 1 Comment

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
# Transport Update
# Transport Update

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

May 5th 2018, 7:15 AM 16,971 Views 2 Comments

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
# Dublin To Cork
# Dublin To Cork

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

Feb 17th 2018, 12:06 PM 36,730 Views 39 Comments

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
# RESERVED SEATS
# RESERVED SEATS

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

Feb 11th 2018, 8:30 AM 43,354 Views 79 Comments

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'
# Complaints
# Complaints

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

Dec 22nd 2017, 7:00 PM 16,021 Views 27 Comments

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'
# Escalation
# Escalation

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

Nov 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 30,008 Views 181 Comments

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
# Strike
# Strike

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

Nov 6th 2017, 12:33 PM 23,031 Views 35 Comments

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
# Pay Dispute
# Pay Dispute

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

Nov 2nd 2017, 2:27 PM 14,521 Views 83 Comments

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
# Strike One
# Strike One

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

Oct 31st 2017, 9:35 PM 27,642 Views 75 Comments

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
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Trains between Pearse and Grand Canal delayed after bridge struck

Oct 20th 2017, 6:12 PM 19,904 Views 14 Comments

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
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

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

Oct 20th 2017, 4:20 PM 82,803 Views 182 Comments

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
# Iarnród Éireann

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

Sep 12th 2017, 12:18 PM 15,105 Views 29 Comments

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
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street

Sep 8th 2017, 6:45 PM 13,670 Views 20 Comments

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
# Bus Transfers

Limerick to Ennis train line reopens after injured cow is removed

Sep 2nd 2017, 4:20 PM 9,160 Views 16 Comments

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
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

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

Aug 29th 2017, 7:10 PM 43,790 Views 122 Comments

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
# Disturbances
# Disturbances

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

Aug 8th 2017, 10:42 PM 24,794 Views 61 Comments

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
# No Name No Seat
# No Name No Seat

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

Jul 3rd 2017, 6:05 AM 59,751 Views 63 Comments

“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'
# Tidy Towns
# Tidy Towns

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

May 27th 2017, 7:30 AM 8,370 Views 1 Comment

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
# Training Day
# Training Day

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

Apr 24th 2017, 2:50 PM 31,357 Views 22 Comments

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
# Limerick
# Limerick

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

Apr 19th 2017, 9:42 AM 59,997 Views 220 Comments

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
# Heuston
# Heuston

Trains cancelled and delayed due to mechanical fault

Apr 18th 2017, 9:24 AM 17,746 Views 8 Comments

A number of Heuston and Connolly services have been affected.

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