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# public-transport - Thursday 20 August, 2015

This Irish lad sat behind the worst bus passenger ever
# Feet Up
From The Daily Edge
# Feet Up

This Irish lad sat behind the worst bus passenger ever

Aug 20th 2015, 9:15 AM 11,341 Views 7 Comments

PLEASE, no.

# public-transport - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Here are the new options train commuters into Dublin will have from next year
# Changing Trains
# Changing Trains

Here are the new options train commuters into Dublin will have from next year

Aug 18th 2015, 11:48 AM 35,494 Views 80 Comments

The Phoenix Park Tunnel will be open to commuter trains for the first time.

# public-transport - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Dun Laoghaire residents protest against bus route cutbacks
# March
# March

Dun Laoghaire residents protest against bus route cutbacks

Jul 25th 2015, 4:08 PM 18,984 Views 84 Comments

People Before Profit Richard Boyd Barrett said residents across Dun Laoghaire are “absolutely furious” at the proposed cuts.

# public-transport - Monday 20 July, 2015

Back on track? Irish Rail says train ticket sales signal resurgent economy
# Going Places
# Going Places

Back on track? Irish Rail says train ticket sales signal resurgent economy

Jul 20th 2015, 10:00 PM 17,926 Views 69 Comments

Over 19 million passengers have travelled on Irish Rail services since the start of the year.

# public-transport - Monday 13 July, 2015

Police looking for man who was 'touching himself inappropriately' on crowded train
# Tube
# Tube

Police looking for man who was 'touching himself inappropriately' on crowded train

Jul 13th 2015, 8:33 PM 60,081 Views 45 Comments

He was reportedly filming a woman at the time.

# public-transport - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Here's what public transport your kids won't have to pay for next week
# Hurrah
# Hurrah

Here's what public transport your kids won't have to pay for next week

Jul 1st 2015, 1:16 PM 23,961 Views 16 Comments

Holders of child Leap cards will be able to avail of free travel on services across the country.

# public-transport - Friday 19 June, 2015

Why should commuters have to put up with trouble and danger on public transport?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why should commuters have to put up with trouble and danger on public transport?

Jun 19th 2015, 6:07 PM 454 Views 55 Comments

We have all been subjected to annoying, intimidating or downright dangerous behaviour on a bus or train – it’s unacceptable.

# public-transport - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Commuters rejoice: Irish Rail launches rapid Cork to Dublin route
# Early Risers
# Early Risers

Commuters rejoice: Irish Rail launches rapid Cork to Dublin route

May 21st 2015, 2:14 PM 27,701 Views 43 Comments

The journey will now take just 2 hours and 15 minutes.

# public-transport - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

The Luas Green Line is off again this morning
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

The Luas Green Line is off again this morning

May 20th 2015, 7:34 AM 18,873 Views 27 Comments

The entire Green Line is down this morning. It’s the second major problem with the service in the last 24 hours.

# public-transport - Friday 1 May, 2015

8 people you definitely won't miss on the bus today
# Wheels On The Bus
From The Daily Edge
# Wheels On The Bus

8 people you definitely won't miss on the bus today

May 1st 2015, 9:43 AM 7,038 Views 3 Comments

Walking aint so bad.

# public-transport - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

12 times people were the absolute worst on public transport
# Can You Not
From The Daily Edge
# Can You Not

12 times people were the absolute worst on public transport

Apr 29th 2015, 9:30 PM 13,627 Views 8 Comments

:(

# public-transport - Friday 17 April, 2015

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched
# Not Loose Change
# Not Loose Change

The Leap card has made a LOT of money since it was launched

Apr 17th 2015, 5:27 PM 16,712 Views 23 Comments

The one millionth card was sold today.

# public-transport - Friday 10 April, 2015

Chillest man ever figures out secret to actually enjoying your work commute
# License To Chill
From The Daily Edge
# License To Chill

Chillest man ever figures out secret to actually enjoying your work commute

Apr 10th 2015, 7:35 PM 11,178 Views 1 Comment

Meet your new hero.

Man fighting for his life after being hit in head by Tube train
# London
# London

Man fighting for his life after being hit in head by Tube train

Apr 10th 2015, 12:46 PM 17,403 Views 15 Comments

Warning: This post contains graphic details some readers may find distressing.

# public-transport - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Good news if you use the DART... There'll soon be more of them
# Coming Soon
# Coming Soon

Good news if you use the DART... There'll soon be more of them

Apr 9th 2015, 1:00 PM 16,189 Views 60 Comments

Plans to increase the core frequency from every 15 minutes to every 10 minutes are underway.

# public-transport - Monday 30 March, 2015

Threat of national bus and train strike looms
# Commuter Blues
# Commuter Blues

Threat of national bus and train strike looms

Mar 30th 2015, 7:57 PM 16,358 Views 48 Comments

Talks broke down today.

# public-transport - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The first 'poo bus' was unveiled to the public in the UK today
# Bog Bus
# Bog Bus

The first 'poo bus' was unveiled to the public in the UK today

Mar 17th 2015, 8:30 PM 32,753 Views 36 Comments

The bus is powered on waste from more than 32,000 households.

# public-transport - Friday 6 March, 2015

Tom Hanks had some words for those accusing him of 'manspreading' on the subway
# Manspreading
From The Daily Edge
# Manspreading

Tom Hanks had some words for those accusing him of 'manspreading' on the subway

Mar 6th 2015, 8:26 AM 5,768 Views 6 Comments

“Back off.”

# public-transport - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today
# Dublin
# Dublin

You'll be seeing billboards and bus ads about the State of Palestine from today

Feb 25th 2015, 10:26 AM 8,809 Views 74 Comments

TDs from four main parties have supported the action.

# public-transport - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Here's a very good reason not to be rude to people on public transport
# Manners Matter
From The Daily Edge
# Manners Matter

Here's a very good reason not to be rude to people on public transport

Feb 19th 2015, 6:01 PM 7,557 Views 0 Comments

Or just not to be rude, full stop.

# public-transport - Friday 6 February, 2015

€26m will be spent improving roads around Dublin. Here's where the money is going

€26m will be spent improving roads around Dublin. Here's where the money is going

Feb 6th 2015, 3:41 PM 20,471 Views 44 Comments

Is your area getting an upgrade?

# public-transport - Friday 16 January, 2015

11 positively lovely experiences you will have on Dublin Bus
# Hail To The Bus Driver
From The Daily Edge
# Hail To The Bus Driver

11 positively lovely experiences you will have on Dublin Bus

Jan 16th 2015, 6:03 PM 37,297 Views 78 Comments

It’s not all bad.

# public-transport - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

How many journeys were there on Dublin Bus last year?
# On The Buses
# On The Buses

How many journeys were there on Dublin Bus last year?

Jan 14th 2015, 7:43 PM 9,825 Views 24 Comments

Loads. And loads and loads and loads.

Dog takes the bus to meet her owner at the park, all by herself
# Eclipse
From The Daily Edge
# Eclipse

Dog takes the bus to meet her owner at the park, all by herself

Jan 14th 2015, 8:07 AM 4,050 Views 2 Comments

Public transport has gone to the dogs.

# public-transport - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Get stranded on the Luas Green Line tonight? Here's why
# Power Transformer
# Power Transformer

Get stranded on the Luas Green Line tonight? Here's why

Jan 7th 2015, 12:35 AM 20,365 Views 19 Comments

Tickets will be valid on Dublin Bus on Wednesday morning.

# public-transport - Friday 2 January, 2015

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year
# A Single To Galway Please
# A Single To Galway Please

Bus Éireann passengers made 97,000 journeys EVERY DAY last year

Jan 2nd 2015, 4:11 PM 6,323 Views 17 Comments

Irish setters are no doubt happy with the news.

# public-transport - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

There were 88,000 journeys on the Luas EVERY DAY this year
# The Daniel Day
# The Daniel Day

There were 88,000 journeys on the Luas EVERY DAY this year

Dec 31st 2014, 2:25 PM 5,728 Views 12 Comments

That’s a lot of trips to the Square and Dundrum Shopping Centre.

# public-transport - Monday 29 December, 2014

This Irish Rail train was completely decked out for Christmas
# Deck The Train
From The Daily Edge
# Deck The Train

This Irish Rail train was completely decked out for Christmas

Dec 29th 2014, 8:51 AM 3,715 Views 2 Comments

See, even a train carriage can supply Christmas cheer.

# public-transport - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Explainer: what is 'manspreading' and why are people talking about it?
# Manspreading
From The Daily Edge
# Manspreading

Explainer: what is 'manspreading' and why are people talking about it?

Dec 23rd 2014, 2:47 PM 6,589 Views 12 Comments

We explain the public transport scourge.

# public-transport - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Going shopping in Dublin? The Garda Christmas traffic plan begins today
# Commuter Stress
# Commuter Stress

Going shopping in Dublin? The Garda Christmas traffic plan begins today

Dec 7th 2014, 10:25 AM 15,487 Views 48 Comments

Operation ‘Open City’ aims to manages Dublin’s seasonal traffic.

# public-transport - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year?

Which county's drivers clocked up the most miles last year?

Dec 4th 2014, 5:52 PM 25,184 Views 23 Comments

Was it yours?

13 times Dublin bus drivers were actually quite sound
# Bus Bants
From The Daily Edge
# Bus Bants

13 times Dublin bus drivers were actually quite sound

Dec 4th 2014, 11:06 AM 3,495 Views 2 Comments

They’re not all bad.

# public-transport - Monday 1 December, 2014

Ever wanted to drive one of these bad boys? Now's your chance...
# Job Fairy
# Job Fairy

Ever wanted to drive one of these bad boys? Now's your chance...

Dec 1st 2014, 6:00 PM 28,966 Views 59 Comments

… Licence pending.

# public-transport - Saturday 15 November, 2014

How Annoying Are You On Public Transport?
# Commuting
From The Daily Edge
# Commuting

How Annoying Are You On Public Transport?

Nov 15th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,740 Views 41 Comments

Do people get off a stop early to avoid you?

# public-transport - Friday 14 November, 2014

Night buses for Dublin on the table as part of 'D-Day' for privatised bus routes
# Love Me Tender
# Love Me Tender

Night buses for Dublin on the table as part of 'D-Day' for privatised bus routes

Nov 14th 2014, 9:50 AM 14,123 Views 59 Comments

The NBRU is attempting to delay the tender process for 10% of Dublin’s routes.

# public-transport - Monday 10 November, 2014

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to eat on public transport?
# Dilemma
# Dilemma

The Burning Question*: Is it ok to eat on public transport?

Nov 10th 2014, 3:15 PM 19,020 Views 61 Comments

Let us distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# public-transport - Sunday 2 November, 2014

What book would you leave on the Luas for someone else to read?
# Dublin Book Festival
# Dublin Book Festival

What book would you leave on the Luas for someone else to read?

Nov 2nd 2014, 10:30 AM 13,682 Views 100 Comments

Joyce or Rowling?

# public-transport - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year
# Fare Thee Well
# Fare Thee Well

It's going to get more expensive to use the bus, Luas and train next year

Oct 28th 2014, 6:00 PM 26,934 Views 109 Comments

The rises will hit Luas, regional buses and all train routes.

# public-transport - Saturday 25 October, 2014

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand
# Public Transport
From The Daily Edge
# Public Transport

14 weekend transport struggles every student will understand

Oct 25th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,811 Views 17 Comments

People placing their bags on the aisle seat :|

# public-transport - Friday 26 September, 2014

Rush-hour Luas cleared after "loose stone" causes door to smash
# Smash Hit
# Smash Hit

Rush-hour Luas cleared after "loose stone" causes door to smash

Sep 26th 2014, 1:00 PM 13,943 Views 23 Comments

Nobody was injured in the incident on the Green Line.