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# commuters - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show
# Commuters
# Commuters

Workers who walk or cycle to work less likely to be in receipt of illness benefit, new figures show

Sep 9th 2020, 4:16 PM 21,976 Views 50 Comments

Those on lower salaries were also more likely to be in receipt of illness benefit.

# commuters - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Annual TaxSaver tickets extended by six months due to Covid-19 travel restrictions
# Commuters
# Commuters

Annual TaxSaver tickets extended by six months due to Covid-19 travel restrictions

Aug 13th 2020, 8:49 AM 21,092 Views 8 Comments

The extension will apply to customers who hold an annual TaxSaver ticket for public transport services.

# commuters - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Trinity College asks Dublin City Council to improve walking and cycling routes as restrictions are eased
# Commuters
# Commuters

Trinity College asks Dublin City Council to improve walking and cycling routes as restrictions are eased

Jun 18th 2020, 9:08 AM 14,567 Views 39 Comments

The local authority indicated improvements are needed to walking/cycling routes in a report published in May.

# commuters - Monday 2 December, 2019

Luas Red Line back in service but running with delays of 25-30 minutes
# Technical Fault
# Technical Fault

Luas Red Line back in service but running with delays of 25-30 minutes

Updated Dec 2nd 2019, 10:50 AM 18,402 Views 24 Comments

There were no Luas Red Line services in Dublin city for the busy morning rush hour.

# commuters - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre
# Traffic
# Traffic

Broken down coach blocks Luas and traffic in Dublin city centre

Oct 31st 2019, 9:24 AM 28,281 Views 44 Comments

There is no Green Line service between St Stephen’s Green and Dominick Street.

# commuters - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Several arrests as angry London commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters from roof of train
# Tube Disruption
# Tube Disruption

Several arrests as angry London commuters drag Extinction Rebellion protesters from roof of train

Updated Oct 17th 2019, 8:56 AM 60,853 Views 146 Comments

The protesters were holding a banner which read: “Business As Usual = Death”.

# commuters - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'
# Alternative Transport
# Alternative Transport

E-scooter scheme similar to Dublin Bikes 'could help solve Dublin's commuter misery'

Oct 15th 2019, 2:05 PM 18,313 Views 82 Comments

That’s according to Fianna Fáil’s Marc MacSharry, who says e-scooter users are left in limbo with no regulations.

# commuters - Thursday 10 October, 2019

NTA says 'three years best case scenario' for roll out of additional train carriages
# Commuters
# Commuters

NTA says 'three years best case scenario' for roll out of additional train carriages

Oct 10th 2019, 5:52 PM 14,195 Views 29 Comments

Fianna Fáil TD Marc MacSharry said ‘stagger your journeys’ message isn’t practical for working people.

# commuters - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Commuters facing delays on Luas Red Line this morning due to technical faults
# Delays
# Delays

Commuters facing delays on Luas Red Line this morning due to technical faults

Sep 17th 2019, 7:04 AM 12,448 Views 10 Comments

Luas tickets are being accepted on Dublin Bus this morning.

# commuters - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Knock-on delays expected after 'major signal fault' affects Heuston Station services
# Train Delays
# Train Delays

Knock-on delays expected after 'major signal fault' affects Heuston Station services

Updated May 28th 2019, 8:15 AM 50,623 Views 26 Comments

Commuters should prepare for delays this morning.

# commuters - Thursday 9 May, 2019

'Heavy delays' to Luas red line services due to issue with overhead wires this morning
# Commuters
# Commuters

'Heavy delays' to Luas red line services due to issue with overhead wires this morning

Updated May 9th 2019, 8:53 AM 12,253 Views 8 Comments

Dublin Bus is accepting Luas tickets for the duration of the disruption.

# commuters - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Luas elevators have been out-of-order for over 1,000 hours in last two years
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Luas elevators have been out-of-order for over 1,000 hours in last two years

Jan 2nd 2019, 4:00 PM 13,381 Views 5 Comments

The service provider said vandalism is the cause in a number of cases.

Trams rerouted and services disrupted after passenger falls ill on Luas
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Trams rerouted and services disrupted after passenger falls ill on Luas

Jan 2nd 2019, 10:14 AM 39,193 Views 10 Comments

Disruptions to the Green Line are ongoing.

# commuters - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop

Oct 9th 2018, 8:12 AM 18,930 Views 35 Comments

Buyers are now paying an average of €446,000 for a property close to a Luas stop in Dublin.

# commuters - Thursday 20 September, 2018

The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow
# Storm Damage
# Storm Damage

The Luas Green Line won't return to full service until tomorrow

Updated Sep 20th 2018, 1:42 PM 24,261 Views 20 Comments

“Extensive” damage was done to Luas overhead lines during Storm Ali.

# commuters - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

More carriages added to DART trains after new timetable leads to raft of complaints
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

More carriages added to DART trains after new timetable leads to raft of complaints

Sep 12th 2018, 6:05 PM 18,488 Views 23 Comments

Capacity has been increased today – but one northside councillor says “the jury’s still out”.

# commuters - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Papal traffic restrictions set to hit Monday commuters
# Rerouted
# Rerouted

Papal traffic restrictions set to hit Monday commuters

Aug 23rd 2018, 5:57 PM 43,173 Views 41 Comments

Restrictions around Phoenix Park are to remain in place until 7am on Tuesday.

# commuters - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

TD says second ring road should be built west of M50 to ease traffic jams
# M50 2
# M50 2

TD says second ring road should be built west of M50 to ease traffic jams

Jun 26th 2018, 1:02 PM 21,386 Views 70 Comments

The M50 is currently operating at traffic levels which were not predicted to occur until the mid-2020s.

# commuters - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

'Very heavy delays' after commuter crash on the M50
# Traffic Chaos
# Traffic Chaos

'Very heavy delays' after commuter crash on the M50

May 29th 2018, 7:53 AM 52,830 Views 28 Comments

The crash has been cleared but delays remain.

# commuters - Monday 12 February, 2018

Dart passengers are less satisfied than most commuters - but Luas users are delighted
# Commuters
# Commuters

Dart passengers are less satisfied than most commuters - but Luas users are delighted

Feb 12th 2018, 5:39 PM 21,183 Views 49 Comments

Bus Eireann is in a close second for least satisfaction.

# commuters - Friday 5 January, 2018

Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Delays of up to 120 minutes on rail services after tragic incident, mechanical fault and trespassers

Jan 5th 2018, 5:01 PM 62,743 Views 30 Comments

The series of incidents throughout the day have resulted in significant knock-on delays for Friday evening commuters.

# commuters - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Pregnant woman wants seat on Tokyo metro - there's an app for that
# Commuters
# Commuters

Pregnant woman wants seat on Tokyo metro - there's an app for that

Dec 16th 2017, 10:00 AM 13,416 Views 16 Comments

The service allows a pregnant woman to send a message when she wants a seat.

# commuters - Monday 11 December, 2017

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year

Dec 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,788 Views 17 Comments

Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay on average the most for a property.

# commuters - Friday 20 October, 2017

'Unless the government allocate funds... there is no easy solution': Irish Rail responds to overcrowding complaint
# Commuters
# Commuters

'Unless the government allocate funds... there is no easy solution': Irish Rail responds to overcrowding complaint

Oct 20th 2017, 6:15 AM 11,912 Views 43 Comments

A customer care representative said that more funding was needed to reduce overcrowding.

# commuters - Monday 2 October, 2017

Train delays on northern line as emergency services attend incident
# Delays
# Delays

Train delays on northern line as emergency services attend incident

Oct 2nd 2017, 8:37 AM 30,115 Views 20 Comments

Customers are being told that Dublin Bus are accepting rail tickets.

# commuters - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

The new piano in Pearse Station has been brightening many a Dubliner's day
# Pia-pia-piano
From The Daily Edge
# Pia-pia-piano

The new piano in Pearse Station has been brightening many a Dubliner's day

Sep 13th 2017, 7:40 PM 6,097 Views 2 Comments

Music makes the people come together, as Madonna once said.

# commuters - Friday 8 September, 2017

Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Train delays in Dublin after truck hits bridge at Amiens Street

Sep 8th 2017, 6:45 PM 13,676 Views 20 Comments

Services between Connolly Station and Tara Street were suspended earlier.

# commuters - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

All lanes reopened on M50 following five car crash
# Traffic
# Traffic

All lanes reopened on M50 following five car crash

Aug 22nd 2017, 11:50 AM 80,327 Views 77 Comments

The incident caused significant delays this morning.

# commuters - Monday 14 August, 2017

Extra bus lanes for Dublin city as cars will be reduced to one lane on quays
# From This Weekend
# From This Weekend

Extra bus lanes for Dublin city as cars will be reduced to one lane on quays

Aug 14th 2017, 11:52 AM 30,817 Views 90 Comments

Cars will also be banned from turning right onto O’Connell Bridge from Bachelors Walk.

# commuters - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Dublinbikes stations back in action after connection fault
# Out Of Action
# Out Of Action

Dublinbikes stations back in action after connection fault

Jul 25th 2017, 8:50 AM 17,938 Views 43 Comments

A total of 36 bike stations were affected by the fault yesterday.

# commuters - Friday 31 March, 2017

Chaos for commuters with severe disruption to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services this morning
# Bus Eireann Strike
# Bus Eireann Strike

Chaos for commuters with severe disruption to Irish Rail and Dublin Bus services this morning

Mar 31st 2017, 7:24 AM 98,425 Views 214 Comments

The companies said it is due to “orchestrated picketing” associated with Bus Éireann strike.

# commuters - Saturday 19 November, 2016

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

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

Nov 19th 2016, 7:00 AM 12,113 Views 25 Comments

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

# commuters - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Dart delays after truck strikes bridge in Dublin city
# Commuter Disruption
# Commuter Disruption

Dart delays after truck strikes bridge in Dublin city

Oct 25th 2016, 8:17 AM 16,604 Views 23 Comments

Irish rail said services have resumed, but there are delays of 20 minutes on all Dart and Northern commuter services.

# commuters - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Shane Ross says he won't ride in on a white horse to stop the Dublin Bus strikes
# No End In Sight
# No End In Sight

Shane Ross says he won't ride in on a white horse to stop the Dublin Bus strikes

Sep 21st 2016, 4:00 PM 15,055 Views 90 Comments

He said he will not open the State cheque book to solve the issue and says the two sides have to start talking.

# commuters - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Strike action by Dublin Bus 'inevitable' says union boss
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Strike action by Dublin Bus 'inevitable' says union boss

Aug 10th 2016, 8:16 AM 9,375 Views 49 Comments

The NBRU general secretary, Dermot O’Leary is looking for parity of pay between Dublin Bus drivers and Luas drivers.

# commuters - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Apple restrictions mean there's still no Leap Card iPhone app
# Appy Days For Android
# Appy Days For Android

Apple restrictions mean there's still no Leap Card iPhone app

May 11th 2016, 4:59 PM 19,477 Views 18 Comments

However it’s good news for Android owners, who just got an update of the app.

# commuters - Monday 11 April, 2016

This prankster mortified commuters by reading highly NSFW 'books' on the train
# Slut Shaming Your Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Slut Shaming Your Baby

This prankster mortified commuters by reading highly NSFW 'books' on the train

Apr 11th 2016, 3:05 PM 9,120 Views 0 Comments

‘This Book Has A Camera In It And Google Is Taking Your Photo With It’.

# commuters - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Prepare to rage at this incredibly selfish commuter
# No Bikes On Seats
From The Daily Edge
# No Bikes On Seats

Prepare to rage at this incredibly selfish commuter

Feb 20th 2016, 3:57 PM 11,743 Views 5 Comments

Yes, that’s a bike.

# commuters - Friday 19 February, 2016

Luas drivers accused of  'putting a gun to the head' of Workplace Relations Commission
# St Patrick's Day Strike
# St Patrick's Day Strike

Luas drivers accused of 'putting a gun to the head' of Workplace Relations Commission

Feb 19th 2016, 9:05 AM 21,991 Views 152 Comments

The fourth day of strike action is taking place today, with widespread disruption for commuters across Dublin.

# commuters - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

6 people you see on every morning commute
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland

6 people you see on every morning commute

Dec 30th 2015, 5:20 PM 24,032 Views 34 Comments

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