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# trains - Monday 3 July, 2017

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

“It shouldn’t be up to the passengers to have to ask when they have gone to the bother of booking their seat.”

# trains - Thursday 18 May, 2017

The iconic train station from The Quiet Man at risk of collapsing

A crowdfunding campaign was launched to raise €30,000 to restore the roof.

# trains - Saturday 29 April, 2017

There are no northside DARTs running today or tomorrow

If you were planning to take the DART, you can’t. Unless you live on the southside.

# trains - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Trains cancelled and delayed due to mechanical fault

A number of Heuston and Connolly services have been affected.

# trains - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Maynooth line trains delayed for up to an hour after truck crashes into bridge

Crews have removed some rock from the rail line.

# trains - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Significant delays on Dart due to rush-hour points problems

Passengers on board Darts are complaining about a lack of communication from Iarnród Éireann’s drivers.

# trains - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Dublin's last 'ghost station' will cost €2 million to open

It cost around €6.3 million to build,

# trains - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Catching a bus, train or plane? Here's what's running when

Here’s how to get around.

# trains - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Irish Rail says it's committed to safety improvements after criticism by regulator

Transport Minister Shane Ross said there is “no immediate risk to safety”.

# trains - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Quiz: Can you name the next train station?

Choo choo!

# trains - Saturday 19 November, 2016

"Substantial once-off" fare increase for some rail commuters in the Dublin region "unavoidable"

There’s good news for commuters travelling to the city centre from Naas/Sallins and Kilcock stations.

# trains - Monday 14 November, 2016

Trains running again on Maynooth line after man struck and killed

Services are running behind schedule.

# trains - Saturday 8 October, 2016

Have a look inside this tunnel running under the Phoenix Park

Daily services are launching soon.

# trains - Friday 16 September, 2016

The busiest train in Ireland is...

The route carries 1,336 people.

# trains - Thursday 21 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 experiences every Irish Rail passenger will relate to Trainspotting

18 experiences every Irish Rail passenger will relate to

That train jacks smell!

# trains - Sunday 17 July, 2016

There are no trains running between Dublin and Dun Laoghaire today

Major works are taking place on the line in south Dublin today.

# trains - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Taking the train this weekend? There are some major timetable changes

There’s a line closure in north Dublin – and revised schedules in and out of Heuston.

# trains - Monday 11 April, 2016

Should there be a lightning-fast train between Dublin and Cork?

We asked some of the country’s key business figures what infrastructure they think we need most.

# trains - Monday 21 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge People are absolutely loving Irish Rail's €19.16 Easter train fare Tiocfaidh Ar Trains

People are absolutely loving Irish Rail's €19.16 Easter train fare

And there’s a history lesson on the Dart.

# trains - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge The 10 Unwritten Rules of Irish Rail Seats Are Not For Feet

The 10 Unwritten Rules of Irish Rail

Buck up, everyone.

# trains - Monday 1 February, 2016

Major delays from Heuston Station as male teenager hit on rail line in Co Kildare

The teenage boy was hit by a train on the western line at Newbridge just before 4pm this afternoon.

# trains - Monday 4 January, 2016

Back to the daily commute? Here's what Irish rail users pay compared to other Europeans

It’s definitely at the higher end of the scale.

# trains - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Will increased Dart frequency make traffic in Dublin worse?

Irish Rail has said better public transport is the only solution to traffic congestion.

# trains - Sunday 25 October, 2015

# trains - Friday 23 October, 2015

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s everything you need to know this Friday morning.

# trains - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Breakthrough in rail dispute unlikely as unions hit out at management

Time to start making other plans?

# trains - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

Talks back on with less than 48 hours to stop the rail strike

Planning a journey this Friday?

# trains - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Woman dies after being struck by train in Kildare

Services to and from Heuston have resumed after trains were suspended earlier this evening.

# trains - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Should motorists be charged more for using the M50 to help ease traffic?

Here’s what the government plans to do to combat Dublin traffic – and some advice from the Green Party.

# trains - Friday 28 August, 2015

Heading to or from Heuston Station? There are delays of up to 2 hours

Due an electricity fault customers are told to expect delays.

# trains - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Not all women are impressed by the idea of women-only train carriages

Jeremy Corbyn, a radical left-winger who has defied expectations to lead the leadership race, believes it could help reduce harassment.

# trains - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Photos show extent of devastating train derailment that killed dozens

So far 300 people have been rescued from the carriages of the trains.

# trains - Friday 24 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Connolly Station has a new sign and it's been cheering up commuters Love On The Line

Connolly Station has a new sign and it's been cheering up commuters

It’s all the work of art collective Soul Burger.

# trains - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Irish Rail are trying to find a ‘wonderful’ young boy to give him this message

“You are a credit to your generation.”

# trains - Monday 13 July, 2015

Man arrested on London train for charging phone

Robin Lee was confronted by a police community support officer.

# trains - Thursday 9 July, 2015

There are major delays to trains out of Dublin - and people aren't happy

Not the best time for a breakdown.

# trains - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

The Dart was delayed after a naked man got onto the tracks

He said he had “lost his clothes”

# trains - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Commuters rejoice: Irish Rail launches rapid Cork to Dublin route

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

# trains - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Violent storm blows train off elevated bridge

Miraculously, nobody was hurt.

# trains - Thursday 9 April, 2015

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

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