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Friday 1 December 2023 Dublin: -2°C

# christmas travel

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Late-night DART and Commuter Christmas rail services kick off this weekend
Services will run each Friday and Saturday from now until Christmas Eve.
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All arrivals into Ireland can now end movement restrictions after five days with a negative Covid-19 test
New rules came into effect at midnight.
Ireland remains 'orange' on EU traffic light travel map
New travel rules kick in this weekend.
Dublin Airport test centre expecting rise in Christmas demand as people get tested before visiting loved ones
The test centre at Dublin Airport is open to anyone who wishes to take a test.
Covid-19 drive-thru test centre opens at Dublin Airport today
The two screening centres will offer tests priced between €99 and €159.
Health Minister: 'If you do need to travel home for Christmas - follow traffic light rules'
The Taoiseach says Irish public health experts are “not converts” to antigen testing.
Passengers from ‘red’ regions will be allowed to move freely once they pass a Covid-19 test five days after arrival
The rule change will give hope to many wishing to return home this Christmas.
Passengers from ‘orange’ regions will not have to restrict movements if they have a negative test 3 days before flying
The travel traffic light system will come into effect on 8 November.
Irish flights among cancellations after plane goes off runway at Bristol Airport
No-one was hurt in the incident, but there have been dozens of flight delays.