This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 6 °C Friday 24 January, 2020


# trains - Sunday 1 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Train station mosaics in Bray being pieced together (ahem) In Pieces This post contains images

Train station mosaics in Bray being pieced together (ahem)

New tile mosaics show the Co Wicklow train station through the ages.

# trains - 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.

# trains - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Rail journey times between cities could be slashed 'by up to 30 minutes'

Rail passengers would be able to travel between Dublin and Cork within 2 hours with investment in Ireland’s railway tracks, a new report has found.

# trains - Monday 6 February, 2012

IRISH RAIL SERVICES have resumed between Athy and Carlow after they were suspended earlier following an incident on the line.

It’s understood medical services attended the scene. The incident caused delays to trains between Dublin and Waterford as a bus transfer system was put in place between Athy and Carlow.

# trains - Saturday 4 February, 2012

New system for Irish Rail intercity fares takes effect today

The new fares regime means higher prices on most InterCity routes, but some ticket prices are also set to fall.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Every morning, brings you the nine stories you need to know before your morning coffee…

# trains - Friday 27 January, 2012

Further delays to construction of Western Rail Corridor

Irish Rail is currently in talks with a developer about funds it agreed to pay towards the construction of the line.

# trains - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Most InterCity train fares to go up next month

Iarnród Éíreann confirms adjusted fares, with most prices up by 0.6% to 13.3% – while also reforming the types of tickets sold.

# trains - Monday 19 September, 2011

€6 million investment for Irish Rail improvements

The companywill receive €600,000 for heaters and €1 million to improve journey times between Portarlington and Dublin.

# trains - Friday 15 July, 2011

Irish trains get switched on to wi-fi

Iarnód Eireann will initially introduce the service on the Cork-Dublin route.

# trains - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Man struck and killed by train in Co Dublin

Fatal incident occurred this afternoon at Donabate in Co Dublin.

# trains - Thursday 21 April, 2011

IRISH RAIL HAS SAID this evening that bus transfers are in operation between Longford and Dromod after a fire beside the line earlier today. The company tweeted: “Fire extinguished, assessing damage to lineside cabling”. Services on the Sligo to Dublin line have been delayed as a result.

# trains - Monday 21 March, 2011

From The Daily Edge Claims that The Railway Children 'plagiarised' earlier novel with similar plotline Plagiarism

Claims that The Railway Children 'plagiarised' earlier novel with similar plotline

Edith Nesbit’s classic novel appears to borrow heavily from a work published almost a decade before.

# trains - Monday 14 February, 2011

TRAIN SERVICES in the Galway region are getting back to normal this evening following a collision between a train and a car on the western outskirts of the city earlier today. The incident occurred shortly after noon at Murrough, west of the city centre, when the train struck a car passing a level crossing. There were no injuries, but services were disrupted for several hours, RTÉ reports.

# trains - Wednesday 1 December, 2010

Commuters: beware busy train and DART stations

Passenger falls getting off DART at Tara Street station as Iarnrod Eireann warns travellers to avoid Connolly.

Website whiteout for transport information

As Dublin Airport and buses suspend services, several public transport and travel information sites crash.

# trains - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

TRAINS HAVE begun test runs on the new line between Dunboyne and Dublin city centre. It is expected that the line will be opened for passengers by next month. It will see travel time of about 27 minutes between the two stops.

1 2 3 4 5