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#Luas

# luas - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Spending mornings waiting on a Luas you can fit on? No plans to alleviate pressure for busy Christmas period
# Teething Difficulties
# Teething Difficulties

Spending mornings waiting on a Luas you can fit on? No plans to alleviate pressure for busy Christmas period

Dec 20th 2017, 6:05 AM 25,970 Views 77 Comments

A spokesperson for the Transport Department said ‘teething difficulties are to be expected’.

# luas - Friday 15 December, 2017

Rents for homes close to new Luas cross-city stops rise by 21%
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Rents for homes close to new Luas cross-city stops rise by 21%

Dec 15th 2017, 12:05 AM 15,488 Views 39 Comments

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

# luas - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Cyclists hold protest over Luas Cross City signs telling them to dismount and walk
# Dublin
# Dublin

Cyclists hold protest over Luas Cross City signs telling them to dismount and walk

Dec 12th 2017, 2:46 PM 51,730 Views 218 Comments

The cyclists held the protest this lunchtime.

# luas - Monday 11 December, 2017

Signal failure causes major traffic disruption during Luas Cross City's first weekday
# Signal Failure
# Signal Failure

Signal failure causes major traffic disruption during Luas Cross City's first weekday

Dec 11th 2017, 11:02 AM 32,380 Views 71 Comments

“It couldn’t have happened at a worse time.”

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

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

Dec 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,786 Views 17 Comments

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

# luas - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Video: The Luas Cross City is fully operational for the first time
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Video: The Luas Cross City is fully operational for the first time

Dec 9th 2017, 3:35 PM 44,769 Views 108 Comments

Come on board with us.

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists

Dec 9th 2017, 8:15 AM 22,705 Views 158 Comments

As Luas tracks have been laid down, significant changes have been made to lanes and traffic flow in certain key areas.

# luas - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Luas Red Line back in service but passengers warned of 15 minute delays
# Out Of Service
# Out Of Service

Luas Red Line back in service but passengers warned of 15 minute delays

Dec 7th 2017, 6:50 PM 22,735 Views 19 Comments

The line had been down since around lunch time.

# luas - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Driver arrested after car found on Luas tracks
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Driver arrested after car found on Luas tracks

Dec 6th 2017, 10:50 PM 47,208 Views 27 Comments

Drivers are being warned to take care on the roads as freezing conditions are due to take hold tomorrow.

# luas - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Gardaí urge public to count the amount of offences they spot in new Luas safety video
# Luas
# Luas

Gardaí urge public to count the amount of offences they spot in new Luas safety video

Dec 5th 2017, 10:00 PM 28,042 Views 47 Comments

Gardaí today posted a video from inside the Luas as it travelled from Broombridge to Stephen’s Green.

# luas - Friday 1 December, 2017

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas
# Coroner's Court
# Coroner's Court

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas

Dec 1st 2017, 2:16 PM 25,772 Views 35 Comments

The inquest heard that a number of people got off the Luas at the Abbey Street stop in a bid to help David O’Reilly.

# luas - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Crowded commutes? Trams on the Luas Green Line are set to get a lot bigger
# Green Light
# Green Light

Crowded commutes? Trams on the Luas Green Line are set to get a lot bigger

Nov 14th 2017, 2:41 PM 23,724 Views 60 Comments

It comes following a €100 million investment in the Green Line.

# luas - Thursday 9 November, 2017

The new extended Luas will open to the public in four weeks
# It's Finally Here
# It's Finally Here

The new extended Luas will open to the public in four weeks

Nov 9th 2017, 8:27 AM 28,528 Views 51 Comments

Works have been ongoing for years.

# luas - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Bus Éireann services delayed as Irish Rail strike adds to traffic congestion
# Knock-on Effects
# Knock-on Effects

Bus Éireann services delayed as Irish Rail strike adds to traffic congestion

Nov 7th 2017, 12:28 PM 12,871 Views 40 Comments

The park and ride services on the Luas are also nearing capacity.

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street
# Luas Works
# Luas Works

From today, permanent diversions are in place on Dublin's Dawson Street

Nov 7th 2017, 9:42 AM 25,452 Views 37 Comments

Permanent road diversions are being put in place to make room for the new cross-city Luas line.

# luas - Friday 27 October, 2017

Some Dublin Bus, rail, and Luas prices will go up from January - others will go down

Some Dublin Bus, rail, and Luas prices will go up from January - others will go down

Oct 27th 2017, 8:29 PM 14,253 Views 34 Comments

Kids can go free for longer, too.

# luas - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

The Luas is back up running tonight
# Back On Track
# Back On Track

The Luas is back up running tonight

Oct 17th 2017, 9:27 PM 10,278 Views 14 Comments

Both Green and Red line services have resumed tonight ahead of schedule.

Luas services won't be back until tomorrow after storm damage to equipment at Red Cow
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Luas services won't be back until tomorrow after storm damage to equipment at Red Cow

Oct 17th 2017, 8:18 AM 11,382 Views 23 Comments

A technical room inside the depot was damaged by the storm.

# luas - Monday 16 October, 2017

Ophelia transport update: No buses or trains in the country until tomorrow at the earliest
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

Ophelia transport update: No buses or trains in the country until tomorrow at the earliest

Oct 16th 2017, 7:32 PM 141,088 Views 55 Comments

The Luas will also not operate tomorrow morning.

# luas - Friday 6 October, 2017

'Customers find it impossible to get here': FX Buckley butcher says Luas works forced him to downsize
# Moore Street
# Moore Street

'Customers find it impossible to get here': FX Buckley butcher says Luas works forced him to downsize

Oct 6th 2017, 12:05 AM 36,107 Views 63 Comments

Buckley pins the drop in footfall on Moore Street to the Luas Cross City works.

# luas - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

See anti-social behaviour on the Luas? New service offers a 'simple, discreet way' to report it
# Text It In
# Text It In

See anti-social behaviour on the Luas? New service offers a 'simple, discreet way' to report it

Oct 3rd 2017, 11:00 AM 22,574 Views 66 Comments

Operator Transdev has created a new text service for people to report instances of anti-social behaviour.

# luas - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

This guy raced the Luas from one stop to another and filmed the whole thing
# Luas Runner
From The Daily Edge
# Luas Runner

This guy raced the Luas from one stop to another and filmed the whole thing

Sep 12th 2017, 4:04 PM 5,606 Views 1 Comment

What an achievement.

# luas - Monday 11 September, 2017

Drive through Dawson Street? You'll have to find a new route from now on
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Drive through Dawson Street? You'll have to find a new route from now on

Sep 11th 2017, 12:41 PM 24,770 Views 35 Comments

Cars will not be able to travel straight down Dawson Street to access Nassau Street.

# luas - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route
# Roadblock
# Roadblock

Luas Cross City testing disrupted by parked vans and trucks on route

Sep 6th 2017, 1:54 PM 26,173 Views 53 Comments

Luas Cross City began morning and evening tests of the new tram service this week.

# luas - 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 43,861 Views 122 Comments

Iarnród Éireann says it has to address an annual shortfall of €100 million.

# luas - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Delays on the Luas green line after child struck by tram
# The Gallops
# The Gallops

Delays on the Luas green line after child struck by tram

Aug 24th 2017, 7:17 PM 37,614 Views 20 Comments

It is not believed that the minor sustained serious injuries.

# luas - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

'People throw bananas at you or tell you to go back to your country just for asking to see a ticket'
# Racism
# Racism

'People throw bananas at you or tell you to go back to your country just for asking to see a ticket'

Aug 15th 2017, 12:05 AM 41,343 Views 146 Comments

At the launch of a new anti-racism campaign on the transport network, we caught up with workers who described the abuse they’ve received.

# luas - Monday 14 August, 2017

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

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

Aug 14th 2017, 11:52 AM 30,817 Views 90 Comments

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

# luas - Sunday 13 August, 2017

'It's absolute chaos': Luas works are causing serious traffic issues on Moore Street
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

'It's absolute chaos': Luas works are causing serious traffic issues on Moore Street

Aug 13th 2017, 7:00 PM 30,700 Views 61 Comments

Footage shows an on call fire engine appearing to have to reverse down Moore Street due to congestion.

'Luas bye-laws should be changed to let people bring their bikes on'
# Spokes-people
# Spokes-people

'Luas bye-laws should be changed to let people bring their bikes on'

Aug 13th 2017, 7:00 AM 12,797 Views 45 Comments

Senator Neale Richmond says that the plan is “very doable” and is done across Europe.

# luas - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Dublin's south quays reopen to traffic ahead of schedule
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Dublin's south quays reopen to traffic ahead of schedule

Aug 8th 2017, 7:10 AM 15,880 Views 22 Comments

The works were expected to last for up to eight days.

# luas - Friday 4 August, 2017

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect
# South Quay
# South Quay

Major Dublin city diversions have just come into effect

Aug 4th 2017, 9:30 PM 32,254 Views 24 Comments

Have a look at what route is closed so you don’t spend too much of the Bank Holiday weekend stuck in traffic.

# luas - Thursday 3 August, 2017

The new Luas has created a 'mini-Stonehenge' of electrical boxes and people are taking the piss
# Luashenge
From The Daily Edge
# Luashenge

The new Luas has created a 'mini-Stonehenge' of electrical boxes and people are taking the piss

Aug 3rd 2017, 10:58 AM 11,237 Views 6 Comments

One of Ireland’s newest tourist monuments.

# luas - Friday 28 July, 2017

Going to Croker next weekend? Luas works mean you should 'avoid the city centre completely'
# Significant Disruption
# Significant Disruption

Going to Croker next weekend? Luas works mean you should 'avoid the city centre completely'

Jul 28th 2017, 2:21 PM 22,799 Views 18 Comments

Gardaí say that members of the public should only use public transport to access the city centre next bank holiday weekend.

# luas - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Man injured after being struck by Luas
# O'Connell Street
# O'Connell Street

Man injured after being struck by Luas

Jul 27th 2017, 9:02 PM 45,175 Views 48 Comments

The condition of the injured person is not yet known.

# luas - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)
# Dublin
# Dublin

There are some major Luas traffic disruptions coming (but they'll be the final ones before it starts running)

Jul 26th 2017, 6:10 AM 17,927 Views 23 Comments

Luas Cross City will start carrying passengers in December.

# luas - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Video: Luas releases footage of near misses with cyclists
# BeTramAware
# BeTramAware

Video: Luas releases footage of near misses with cyclists

Jul 18th 2017, 1:57 PM 27,847 Views 134 Comments

The Luas operator said, “The trams are very much a part of Dublin’s transport infrastructure and this type of cyclist behaviour is irresponsible.”

# luas - Monday 10 July, 2017

Two investigations launched into Luas collision in which woman died
# Transdev
# Transdev

Two investigations launched into Luas collision in which woman died

Jul 10th 2017, 3:42 PM 19,064 Views 13 Comments

The woman was hit by Luas just after midnight on Friday night at St James Walk, Rialto, Dublin 8.

# luas - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Woman dies after being hit by Luas tram
# Rialto
# Rialto

Woman dies after being hit by Luas tram

Jul 8th 2017, 7:53 AM 51,292 Views 27 Comments

The woman was hit by a Red Line tram at 12.35am.

# luas - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks
# Tag On
# Tag On

Children with Leap cards to get free access to public transport for two weeks

Jun 29th 2017, 8:02 PM 14,710 Views 22 Comments

The promotion will cover a range of Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Dart and Luas services.