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#Commuter

# commuter - This year 2022

'I was afraid, walking 25 minutes alone': Dubliners say shortage of taxis posing safety risks
# Nights Out
# Nights Out

'I was afraid, walking 25 minutes alone': Dubliners say shortage of taxis posing safety risks

Jun 1st 2022, 12:05 AM 36,035 Views 69 Comments

Less than one third of licensed taxi driver work on Friday and Saturday night.

# commuter - All time

Social Democrats propose affordable homes at €200k and the end to commuter hell in election manifesto
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Social Democrats propose affordable homes at €200k and the end to commuter hell in election manifesto

Jan 31st 2020, 4:19 PM 25,386 Views 52 Comments

Entitled ‘Invest in Better’, the party said the document sets out a uniquely Irish version of the Nordic model”.

Extra trains to be put on for Pope's visit to Phoenix Park
# Papal Mass
# Papal Mass

Extra trains to be put on for Pope's visit to Phoenix Park

Aug 6th 2018, 5:50 PM 19,954 Views 112 Comments

Irish Rail has also laid on special services from Westport, Ballina and Athlone to/from Claremorris for the Knock shrine event on Sunday 26 August.

At least two arrested over 'tissue packet begging scam' on Irish trains
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

At least two arrested over 'tissue packet begging scam' on Irish trains

Apr 26th 2017, 12:05 AM 129,184 Views 101 Comments

Irish Rail said it is cracking down on the organised begging.

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos
Live Mar 31st 2017, 10:00 AM

As it happened: Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services return to normal after rush hour chaos

30km/h speed limit approved for some Dublin city roads
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

30km/h speed limit approved for some Dublin city roads

Dec 6th 2016, 9:04 AM 12,590 Views 88 Comments

Councillor Ciaran Cuffe said there is strong academic evidence that this move can save lives.

'Severe delays' for Dublin rail commuters due to fault at Howth Junction
# DART
# DART

'Severe delays' for Dublin rail commuters due to fault at Howth Junction

Dec 2nd 2016, 8:01 AM 10,979 Views 19 Comments

Dublin Bus is accepting rail tickets this morning.

Most new properties that qualify for the first-time buyers scheme are in and around Dublin
# Rebate
# Rebate

Most new properties that qualify for the first-time buyers scheme are in and around Dublin

Nov 25th 2016, 6:05 AM 11,061 Views 9 Comments

25% of all properties nationwide that qualify and are currently available are in the Dublin area.

'Delays due to leaves on tracks': Here's the science behind those Dart delays
# Commuter
# Commuter

'Delays due to leaves on tracks': Here's the science behind those Dart delays

Oct 25th 2016, 6:30 AM 19,537 Views 20 Comments

According to Iarnród Éireann “…mulch is to rails what ice is to roads.”

Delay on Luas line as gardaí called to deal with disruptive passenger
# Morning Commute
# Morning Commute

Delay on Luas line as gardaí called to deal with disruptive passenger

Oct 6th 2016, 7:27 AM 31,685 Views 30 Comments

The tram was stopped at Beechwood.

7 reasons you deserve to put your feet up tonight
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland

7 reasons you deserve to put your feet up tonight

Jan 4th 2016, 1:56 PM 18,784 Views 6 Comments

It’s been a hard day.

Broken down train causes knock-on delays on Heuston line
# Commuter Blues
# Commuter Blues

Broken down train causes knock-on delays on Heuston line

Sep 8th 2015, 5:49 PM 12,887 Views 11 Comments

Commuters were experiencing delays of up to 50 minutes.

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 17,940 Views 69 Comments

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

90% of Dublin Bus passengers still thank the driver
# Thanks
# Thanks

90% of Dublin Bus passengers still thank the driver

Jul 20th 2015, 3:30 PM 30,612 Views 74 Comments

Their mammies taught them well.

Nosy commuter caught rapid eyeballing someone else's phone
# Stung
From The Daily Edge
# Stung

Nosy commuter caught rapid eyeballing someone else's phone

Dec 1st 2014, 6:50 PM 5,394 Views 1 Comment

Eyes forward, mate.

Your Dublin Bus and Irish Rail commutes just got more expensive
# Cash Money
# Cash Money

Your Dublin Bus and Irish Rail commutes just got more expensive

Dec 1st 2014, 9:14 AM 16,219 Views 65 Comments

But if you use a Leap card, you might be saving money.

Study finds Irish travelling abroad to work fear 'skidding' to lower social classes
# Commuting
# Commuting

Study finds Irish travelling abroad to work fear 'skidding' to lower social classes

Feb 22nd 2014, 8:45 AM 15,451 Views 26 Comments

It also suggests that many ‘commuter migrants’ choose that lifestyle as a way of tackling large mortgages.

'We know eyes are going to roll': Irish Rail in annual 'leaves on line' apology
# Autumn
# Autumn

'We know eyes are going to roll': Irish Rail in annual 'leaves on line' apology

Oct 24th 2013, 8:58 AM 16,700 Views 40 Comments

They say it’s the “railway’s least favourite season”.

Northside DARTs and other services to be curtailed this weekend
# Signal Works
# Signal Works

Northside DARTs and other services to be curtailed this weekend

Oct 21st 2013, 3:00 PM 9,783 Views 16 Comments

Bus transfers are being put in place as engineering works are carried out on the line. Commuter, Enterprise, Rosslare and Maynooth services are also affected.

Brian Cowen still can't believe he was Taoiseach: The week's news skewed
# Not The News
# Not The News

Brian Cowen still can't believe he was Taoiseach: The week's news skewed

Aug 31st 2013, 10:30 AM 7,257 Views 42 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Lack of jobs causing unemployment and ‘ordinary man’ survives bus trip into town.

17 brilliant paintings my mother made on her iPad
# IArt
# IArt

17 brilliant paintings my mother made on her iPad

Jun 30th 2013, 5:00 PM 17,683 Views 22 Comments

One woman’s way to beat the commuter boredom.

Focus on communication during Luas Cross City line construction
# Luas Cross City
# Luas Cross City

Focus on communication during Luas Cross City line construction

Jun 3rd 2013, 8:45 AM 10,233 Views 9 Comments

The first construction on the Luas Cross City line in Dublin city centre is imminent, and one businessman is urging others to ensure they stay up to date with how it proceeds.

Suspended Bus Éireann strike has already cost company €500,000
# Bus Eireann
# Bus Eireann

Suspended Bus Éireann strike has already cost company €500,000

May 14th 2013, 7:35 AM 6,857 Views 131 Comments

A 48-hour break in industrial action is currently underway, following a decision made last night after intervention from the Labour Relations Commission.

Here's how many people travelled on Ireland's rail network in 2012
# Train-ing Day
# Train-ing Day

Here's how many people travelled on Ireland's rail network in 2012

Jan 8th 2013, 6:55 AM 7,686 Views 30 Comments

New figures released by Iarnród Éireann show the number of people taking the DART is up but Intercity and Commuter passengers figures are down.

Irish Rail rolls out free wi-fi on Dublin's commuter trains
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Irish Rail rolls out free wi-fi on Dublin's commuter trains

Oct 25th 2012, 10:02 AM 6,335 Views 36 Comments

Commuters on the Drogheda, Maynooth, M3 Parkway, Kildare and Gorey services can now work on their laptops, tablets and smart phones during their commute.

Heavy overnight rain leads to flooding, delays
# Weather
# Weather

Heavy overnight rain leads to flooding, delays

Oct 17th 2012, 7:37 AM 16,681 Views 35 Comments

The rain hit much of the country last night, with flooding reported in parts of Cork, Waterford, Wexford and other counties.

Dublin rail services resume following suspension
# Commuting
# Commuting

Dublin rail services resume following suspension

Jun 6th 2012, 8:55 PM 7,019 Views 7 Comments

Survey: More people cycling and taking Luas to work in Dublin
# Transport
# Transport

Survey: More people cycling and taking Luas to work in Dublin

Mar 22nd 2012, 5:16 PM 3,156 Views 10 Comments

A survey by the Dublin Transport Authority showed that while public transport is still the preferred option, more people are travelling by bicycle and Luas across the ‘canal cordon’ area in Dublin than before.

Iarnród Éireann reduces student intercity fares until April
# Train Fares
# Train Fares

Iarnród Éireann reduces student intercity fares until April

Feb 28th 2012, 11:55 AM 2,656 Views 13 Comments

Iarnród Éireann is reducing the cost of intercity train travel for students by up to 47 per cent in some cases.

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

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

Feb 23rd 2012, 8:27 AM 4,741 Views 29 Comments

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.

Services restored on Luas Green Line after gas leak disruption
# Luas
# Luas

Services restored on Luas Green Line after gas leak disruption

Dec 30th 2011, 11:15 AM 1,401 Views 1 Comment

400,000 expected to travel on Irish Rail over festive period
# Festive Commute
# Festive Commute

400,000 expected to travel on Irish Rail over festive period

Dec 21st 2011, 2:31 PM 1,679 Views 4 Comments

Iarnród Éireann has released details of its Christmas and New Year schedules and has advised customers to book in advance.