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#Iarnród Éireann

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Parents 'gobsmacked' after autistic son pricked by syringe on train Exclusive

The seven-year-old is now getting a course of shots against hepatitis B and C.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 2 December, 2013

Irish Rail apologises after passengers have to stand in carriage aisles

Passengers who booked a seat online for this specific train, but did not get their seat, are entitled to a refund.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Leap Card users will pay no more than €10 a day

The new maximum limit also caps fares at €40 per week across Dublin Bus, Iarnród Éireann and Luas but users of only one service could end up paying more.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 4 November, 2013

Water restrictions cause ‘big problem’ for fire brigade at derelict building blaze

The fire meant Connolly Station had to close platforms 6 and 7 in both directions earlier this evening.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend

You’d better read this if you’re planning on using the rail services this Bank Holiday weekend.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

Train, bus and Luas fares to increase from next week

Monthly and annual tickets will increase from 1 November while cash fares and Leap Card prices will go up from 1 December.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 21 October, 2013

Northside DARTs and other services to be curtailed this weekend

Bus transfers are being put in place as engineering works are carried out on the line. Commuter, Enterprise, Rosslare and Maynooth services are also affected.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 21 June, 2013

If you advertise a rave on Facebook, the Gardaí will find you

Alan Shatter said Gardaí were alerted to the rave on a beach in Sutton earlier this month after seeing it on Facebook.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 31 May, 2013

You won’t be able to drink alcohol on some trains from today

Iarnród Éireann is banning drink on Friday afternoon trains from Heuston to Waterford because of antisocial behaviour.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Here’s why some train ticket machines literally won’t accept your money

Have you seen a new €5 note yet? Rail Users Ireland says neither Luas nor Iarnród Éireann machines will take them.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 8 April, 2013

Campaign launched after four deaths and 96 'near misses' at level crossings

The campaign aims to make road users aware of the correct behaviour at railway crossings and the dangers posed by their misuse.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Updated: Snow showers to continue in the east, cold elsewhere

The rest of the country will remain dry and cold with spells of sunshine over western counties.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Poll: Have you ever reported a racist incident? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you ever reported a racist incident?

To mark International Day Against Racism, the Immigrant Council of Ireland is urging people to report racist abuse.

Anti-racism campaign launched by Dublin transport providers

To mark International Day Against Racism, Dublin transport providers are carrying the message: “Dublin’s Transport Links – Racism Divides”.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Lost Connolly Station dog and owner have yet to be reunited

She seems to have made a new friend at her temporary home overnight but she’s still looking for her owner.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 8 February, 2013

What do you make of the new Iarnród Éireann logo? Ta-da! This post contains a poll

What do you make of the new Iarnród Éireann logo?

It’s different… ish.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Irish Rail's says new timetables will cut some journeys by up to 25 minutes

Timetable changes on intercity services to Dublin have come into effect from today but some services have been cut.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Good news, commuters: €11 million to be spent on new train carriages

The European Commission has approved the grant for 33 new railcars on the Athlone-Portlaoise-Dublin commuter belt.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Here's how many people travelled on Ireland's rail network in 2012

New figures released by Iarnród Éireann show the number of people taking the DART is up but Intercity and Commuter passengers figures are down.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Irish Rail told to keep the noise down

Locals in Carrick-on-Suir have made over 100 complaints about the noisy train horn.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 3 December, 2012

Commuters see price increases on buses, trains and trams

The cost of one-off bus and train trips increased on Saturday.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Iarnród Éireann makes route changes for 2013

Making journey times up to 13 minutes faster, increasing services on Galway, Westport and Portlaoise routes and cancelling poorly demanded services.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 16 November, 2012

Public transport fares to increase over coming weeks

The National Transport Authority has sanctioned increases for Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann, Irish Rail and the Luas.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Irish Rail rolls out free wi-fi on Dublin's commuter trains

Commuters on the Drogheda, Maynooth, M3 Parkway, Kildare and Gorey services can now work on their laptops, tablets and smart phones during their commute.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 28 September, 2012

Train station lifts closed for over three months

The disabled access lifts in Balbriggan train station in North County Dublin are finally due to reopen today, three months after being vandalised.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Commuters face 6 percent rise in public transport fares

CIE said it has to ensure it is in a position to keep providing transport services and can not rule out difficult decisions in the future.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Irish Rail says Healy-Eames ticket dispute 'resolved satisfactorily'

The chairman and chief executive of Iarnród Éireann went to Leinster House to meet with the Fine Gael senator today.

CIE handed extra €36m ‘to protect public transport’ amid funding fears CIE

CIE handed extra €36m ‘to protect public transport’ amid funding fears

The state-run transport company has been given a funding top-up, though it’s not clear what services have been at risk.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 9 July, 2012

Free WiFi launched on all Irish Rail Intercity trains

Irish Rail says the Intercity fleet is now fully equipped with WiFi, and every seat will have a plug socket for passengers to charge their devices on board.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 1 June, 2012

450 Irish Rail job loss news 'not deferred because of referendum'

Iarnród Éireann is to look for around 11 per cent of its staff base to take a “voluntary severance package”.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Read: Kidnappings and lost cousins - amazing real-life transport stories

From mistaken identities to mysterious mittens – artist Theresa Nanigian collected these incredible, touching tales from drivers and passengers.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Full Dart services to run over bank holiday weekend

Iarnród Éireann has announced the postponment of engineering works planned for this weekend due to the disruption it would cause over the May Bank Holiday.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Priests, teachers and Instagram: the week in statistics

How much does it cost to live? How much are we saving? How long do we have to get a job? And plenty more…

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 9 April, 2012

Iarnród Éireann hails 'record punctuality' in first quarter of 2012

39 out of every 40 Intercity journeys reached their destination within 10 minutes of the scheduled arrival time.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Poll: Would you like to see other operators running passenger trains? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like to see other operators running passenger trains?

Leo Varadkar says he’d encourage interested parties to come forward to run cross-border services. Should there be more?

Varadkar would welcome private operators on cross-border rail lines

The transport minister says he would like companies interested in a commercial service to come forward with their proposals.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Changes to Irish Rail on way as Ireland gives up EU exemption

Currently Ireland is the only EU country with a single rail operator.

Investigations continue after child struck by train near Tipperary

A young girl was struck by a train on the Waterford line outside Limerick Junction.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 9 March, 2012’s progress report for the Government: Transport

How has the government managed on its promises for public transport, speed limits, taxi regulation and more?

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Nine horses injured in collision with train in Wexford

The horses were struck by a train on railway tracks close to Enniscorthy in the early hours of this morning.