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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Bus Eireann

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Donegal wheelchair user left without accessible bus to Dublin despite booking five days in advance
Bus Éireann has since apologised and compensated the family, which had to pay for a taxi to the capital.
'A girl of African origin had a banana rubbed into her face': NTA launches new anti-racism campaign
A new anti-racist campaign was launched at Heuston station where trains, the Luas, and Dublin Bus operate from.
Passenger loses personal injury claim over Bus Éireann vehicle involved in 4mph scrape with car
Judge Gerald Keys said that the video of the incident which occurred in June 2016 “speaks for itself”.
Passengers back on board with Bus Éireann as company reports a profit for 2018
n 2018, it carried 83.6 million passengers – a marginal increase on the previous year.
Fancy being a bus driver? Bus Éireann are hiring in a number of locations
The national bus service has been in operation for over 30 years.
Over 200 claims made against Bus Éireann School Transport Scheme
The School Transport Scheme transports children who reside in remote areas of the country to and from their nearest school.
Bus Éireann vehicle pulled from service after passengers discover 'disgusting' fungus on seats
The discovery was made on the 233 service from Cork to Macroom on Monday morning.
269 million passenger journeys made on State-funded public transport last year
That’s an increase of almost 19 million (17%) compared to 2017, according to provisional NTA figures.
Need to get around this Christmas? Here's what you need to know about festive public transport
No services on Christmas Day of course, but here’s what else you need to know.
Bus Éireann to give all drivers customer service training for a 'step change' in satisfaction levels
The company wants 2019 to be the “year of the customer”.
Bus Éireann charges almost double what NI company does for the exact same Dublin-Belfast service
Translink and Bus Éireann both share operations of the Dublin to Belfast X1 and X2A bus service.
Traffic disruptions continue into the evening as a result of Storm Ali
Work crews have been attempting throughout the day to clear roads and rail lines across the country.
More than half the buses tested on Irish roads have been deemed unsafe
More than a third of the buses tested had ‘major or dangerous defects’.
Heading to Electric Picnic? Here's everything you need to know
More than 50,000 people are set to descend upon Stradbally in Laois for the biggest event of the Irish festival calendar.
Bus Éireann in €5k payout over subcontractor who wouldn't let boy with autism eat toast in taxi
The taxi driver changed the routine after he bought a new car.
With over a week to go, Dublin-bound train tickets for the day of the Pope's mass are nearly sold out
Irish Rail expects all train tickets to the capital on 26 August to be snapped up within days.
Bus Éireann investigates incident where customer was 'trapped by luggage hold door'
The customer said the incident took place on Friday.
Disability advocate says 'it's time to put up or shut up' as she joins board of Irish Rail
Suzy Byrne is one of five people with experience of disability issues to join transport boards.
New 'Baby on Board' badges launched - for pregnant women on public transport
The badge will hopefully see more people giving up their seats for pregnant people on public transport.
Bus Éireann's chief executive is stepping down
Ray Hernan had been in the position since November 2016.
Pensioner who sexually assaulted 84-year-old man on rural bus walks free from court
The married father of three pleaded guilty to sexual assault at an unknown location on the N68 route linking Kilrush to Ennis.
Wheelchair users unable to travel on 'accessible' Bus Éireann routes because of bus stops
Bus Éireann require 24-hour notice of travel for wheelchair users.
Bus Éireann is looking for nearly 200 new drivers
The jobs will be based all over the country.
Bus Éireann driver attacked at Cork city bus stop
The driver’s Adidas bag was stolen during the incident.
Here's what you need to know about public transport today
Some services will be affected by events to commemorate the Easter Rising.
Bus and train services affected as snow hits the country
A status orange snow-ice warning is in place for several counties.
Bus Éireann loses right to operate six Kildare routes
Services by UK firm GoAhead will start to come into operation at the end of this year or early next year.
Buses, trains and Luas back up and running
Customers have been advised to allow extra time for their journeys.
Public transport is returning to normal but the advice is to check in with provider before setting off
The road conditions are still being considered treacherous.
Most public transport gradually returning to normal - though Luas Green Line remains out of action
Transport options are gradually, slowly, returning to normal.
What's running in the morning: Dublin flights cancelled, no trains and no Luas service for now
The transport services said that these were subject to change depending on the severity of the weather in the morning.
No Dublin Buses from tonight, flights cancelled and trains delayed
The wintry weather is continuing to impact transport providers – here’s the latest.
Dart passengers are less satisfied than most commuters - but Luas users are delighted
Bus Eireann is in a close second for least satisfaction.
School bus stopped by gardaí due to badly worn tyres and rust is taken out of service
The Department of Education said the “safety of children travelling on the school transport service is of paramount importance”.
Not driving home for Christmas? Here's all you need to know about public transport instead
Here’s what you need to know if you’re going to be using public transport this festive season.
'When are you going to bring in the army to drive the buses?': Complaints made during Bus Éireann strike
Commuters were affected by three weeks of industrial action earlier this year.
New 'improved' rosters for Bus Éireann drivers in Navan from Sunday - NBRU
Discussions have been taking place between management and unions over pay, rosters, and drivers’ productivity.
Some Leap Card users travelling on Bus Éireann for free due to lack of correct ticket machines
Privately contracted vehicles driving for the State company in particular are often driven with no machine capable of recognising Leap Cards.
'A vote of confidence': Bus Éireann wins rights to run five bus routes in Waterford
This follows a competitive process with five bids from Irish and international companies.
Bus Éireann staff say problems with northeast services 'have nothing to do with absenteeism'
They’re to do with a lack of buses and too many impractical services, say drivers. And they’re not one bit impressed with the situation.