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#Commuters

# commuters - Last month November 2022

Alternative option to toll increases will have to be found before the new year, says Tánaiste
# Toll Charges
# Toll Charges

Alternative option to toll increases will have to be found before the new year, says Tánaiste

Nov 23rd 2022, 1:49 PM 9,969 Views 12 Comments

Discussions are ongoing on how to alleviate the rising cost for commuters.

Taoiseach says transport minister examining 'how best to deal' with rise in toll charges
# Toll Charges
# Toll Charges

Taoiseach says transport minister examining 'how best to deal' with rise in toll charges

Nov 22nd 2022, 5:40 PM 10,822 Views 26 Comments

Eamon Ryan said earlier this week that he is reluctant to reduce toll charges.

# commuters - This year 2022

Perfect for commuters: Check out these three-bedroom homes in Co Wicklow
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# Sponsored By Glenveagh Homes

Perfect for commuters: Check out these three-bedroom homes in Co Wicklow

Sep 16th 2022, 11:05 AM 14,295 Views 13 Comments

Register your interest now for three-bedroom terraced homes at Ushers Glen.

# commuters - All time

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 22,042 Views 50 Comments

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

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 21,160 Views 8 Comments

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

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 14,599 Views 39 Comments

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

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 18,428 Views 23 Comments

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

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 28,318 Views 44 Comments

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

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 60,902 Views 146 Comments

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

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 18,466 Views 82 Comments

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

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 14,240 Views 29 Comments

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

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 12,474 Views 10 Comments

Luas tickets are being accepted on Dublin Bus this morning.

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 50,640 Views 26 Comments

Commuters should prepare for delays this morning.

'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 12,264 Views 8 Comments

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

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 13,407 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 39,210 Views 10 Comments

Disruptions to the Green Line are ongoing.

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 19,032 Views 35 Comments

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

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 24,303 Views 20 Comments

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

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 18,530 Views 23 Comments

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

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

Papal traffic restrictions set to hit Monday commuters

Aug 23rd 2018, 5:57 PM 43,207 Views 41 Comments

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

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 21,554 Views 71 Comments

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

'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 52,859 Views 28 Comments

The crash has been cleared but delays remain.

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 21,246 Views 49 Comments

Bus Eireann is in a close second for least satisfaction.

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 62,796 Views 30 Comments

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

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 13,435 Views 16 Comments

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

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 23,050 Views 17 Comments

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

'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 11,952 Views 44 Comments

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

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 30,146 Views 20 Comments

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

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 6,117 Views 2 Comments

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

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 13,697 Views 20 Comments

Services between Connolly Station and Tara Street were suspended earlier.

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 80,451 Views 77 Comments

The incident caused significant delays this morning.

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 30,904 Views 90 Comments

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

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 17,979 Views 43 Comments

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

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 98,657 Views 214 Comments

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

"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 12,178 Views 25 Comments

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

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 16,656 Views 23 Comments

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

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 15,234 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.

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 9,454 Views 49 Comments

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

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 19,508 Views 18 Comments

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

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 9,254 Views 0 Comments

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

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