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# dart - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Reports of drug users shooting up on public transport stops people using the service, not class

Dec 14th 2013, 8:00 AM 44 Views 130 Comments

People’s negative impressions is preventing people from taking the bus, train and tram, writes Aaron McKenna, who says it’s nothing about how ‘snobby’ they are.

# dart - Thursday 5 December, 2013

It just got easier to get home from the Christmas party
# Late Night Transport
# Late Night Transport

It just got easier to get home from the Christmas party

Dec 5th 2013, 5:34 PM 21,829 Views 57 Comments

Extra Buses and DART services to help commuters out at busy time of the year.

# dart - Monday 2 December, 2013

Irish Rail cash fares increase from today
# Commuters
# Commuters

Irish Rail cash fares increase from today

Dec 2nd 2013, 10:10 AM 12,080 Views 87 Comments

The new cash fares apply across all Irish Rail services, and Leapcard fares.

# dart - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend
# Bank Holiday
# Bank Holiday

Reminder: Northside DART and other rail services to be limited this weekend

Oct 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,287 Views 6 Comments

You’d better read this if you’re planning on using the rail services this Bank Holiday weekend.

# dart - Monday 21 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Oct 21st 2013, 10:50 PM 15,922 Views 12 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a distressed teenager found outside the GPO, penalties for jobseekers and the merits of cannabis legalisation.

# dart - Monday 14 October, 2013

'Urgent discussions' between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption
# Dispute
# Dispute

'Urgent discussions' between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption

Oct 14th 2013, 5:19 PM 6,713 Views 57 Comments

Irish Rail has said that additional peak capacity will be restored on its services this evening.

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute
# Morning Rush
# Morning Rush

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute

Oct 14th 2013, 8:35 AM 8,296 Views 78 Comments

DARTs are running with just 2 or 4 carriages this morning after drivers refused to carry out a necessary check before the trains left the depot.

# dart - Thursday 19 September, 2013

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours
# 9 To 5
From The Daily Edge
# 9 To 5

17 people whose commute to work is better than yours

Sep 19th 2013, 9:30 PM 36,241 Views 19 Comments

We could all learn from these guys.

# dart - Monday 9 September, 2013

Irish Rail to use shorter DART trains off-peak to save on fuel
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Irish Rail to use shorter DART trains off-peak to save on fuel

Sep 9th 2013, 3:00 PM 6,822 Views 35 Comments

One serivce- the 16:40 from Bray to Malahide – will see an increase in carriage capacity from six to eight.

# dart - Friday 16 August, 2013

DART services resume after woman was struck by train
# Travel
# Travel

DART services resume after woman was struck by train

Aug 16th 2013, 7:00 PM 19,731 Views 30 Comments

The woman was hit by the train at Clontarf Road station.

# dart - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Damage to overhead lines causes delays on Dart and commuter services
# Travel
# Travel

Damage to overhead lines causes delays on Dart and commuter services

Aug 15th 2013, 5:05 PM 8,971 Views 25 Comments

Disruption to services between Harmonstown and Howth/Malahide is expected to continue throughout the evening.

# dart - Monday 29 July, 2013

Did you know you're attracted to everyone on the DART?
# Phwoar
From The Daily Edge
# Phwoar

Did you know you're attracted to everyone on the DART?

Jul 29th 2013, 6:30 AM 20,257 Views 27 Comments

Well, everyone in your carriage anyway…

# dart - Friday 12 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

Jul 12th 2013, 9:59 PM 19,110 Views 16 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Lucinda Creighton, drownings and a train crash in Paris.

14 windows smashed on DART carriage by youths
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

14 windows smashed on DART carriage by youths

Jul 12th 2013, 8:42 PM 23,631 Views 105 Comments

Today saw a second incident of window smashing on board a DART train from Howth to Bray.

# dart - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Planning a trip on public transport in Ireland? There's an app for that
# Real-time Info
# Real-time Info

Planning a trip on public transport in Ireland? There's an app for that

Jun 26th 2013, 6:24 PM 10,937 Views 28 Comments

There is now a national app that integrates real-time updates for all of Ireland, thanks to the National Transport Authority.

# dart - Friday 14 June, 2013

The best and worst things about getting the train in Ireland
# All Aboard!
From The Daily Edge
# All Aboard!

The best and worst things about getting the train in Ireland

Jun 14th 2013, 6:00 PM 43,052 Views 70 Comments

The joys of public transport.

Man holds his own silent disco on the Dart
# Can't Start A Fire
From The Daily Edge
# Can't Start A Fire

Man holds his own silent disco on the Dart

Jun 14th 2013, 9:16 AM 5,521 Views 3 Comments

Even if we’re just dancing on the Dart.

# dart - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Strong garda presence in Dublin after sun brings hundreds out for beach rave
# Party Poopers
# Party Poopers

Strong garda presence in Dublin after sun brings hundreds out for beach rave

Jun 8th 2013, 4:57 PM 45,356 Views 87 Comments

Around 7,000 people were invited on Facebook to a party at Sutton Beach, north Dublin this evening.

# dart - Monday 27 May, 2013

Delays to traffic and rail services after car smashed through Merrion Gates
# Merrion Gates
# Merrion Gates

Delays to traffic and rail services after car smashed through Merrion Gates

May 27th 2013, 1:02 PM 21,123 Views 35 Comments

Merrion Gates will close to all traffic at 2pm today for repair works so drivers should use alternative routes.

# dart - Thursday 11 April, 2013

VIDEO: Just a dinosaur rapping Dúnmharú ar an Dart
# Sceitimini áthas
From The Daily Edge
# Sceitimini áthas

VIDEO: Just a dinosaur rapping Dúnmharú ar an Dart

Apr 11th 2013, 9:26 AM 1,728 Views 3 Comments

Junior Cert flashback.

# dart - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Updated: Snow showers to continue in the east, cold elsewhere
# Snow
# Snow

Updated: Snow showers to continue in the east, cold elsewhere

Mar 28th 2013, 7:41 AM 15,059 Views 57 Comments

The rest of the country will remain dry and cold with spells of sunshine over western counties.

# dart - Friday 18 January, 2013

'Lady' - the DART dog - now has a place to call home
# Happy Ending
# Happy Ending

'Lady' - the DART dog - now has a place to call home

Jan 18th 2013, 9:58 PM 15,231 Views 19 Comments

The dog, who had arrived via train at Malahide DART station before Christmas, now has a permanent home.

Update: DART back in operation between Bray and Dún Laoghaire
# Weather
# Weather

Update: DART back in operation between Bray and Dún Laoghaire

Jan 18th 2013, 12:03 PM 6,047 Views 12 Comments

Meanwhile, heavy snow showers have been reported in Wicklow – leaving some roads impassable.

# dart - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

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 7,653 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.

# dart - Monday 24 December, 2012

The DART dog will spend Christmas with an Irish Rail employee
# Littlest Hobo
From The Daily Edge
# Littlest Hobo

The DART dog will spend Christmas with an Irish Rail employee

Dec 24th 2012, 1:54 PM 10,759 Views 17 Comments

The dog was handed in at Malahide DART station last Thursday, after being found on a train.

# dart - Friday 21 December, 2012

Search for DART dog's owner continues
# Littlest Hobo
From The Daily Edge
# Littlest Hobo

Search for DART dog's owner continues

Dec 21st 2012, 11:00 AM 9,247 Views 26 Comments

This little fella was handed in at Malahide DART station yesterday.

# dart - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Is this your dog? He arrived at Malahide via the Greystones DART
# Littlest Hobo
# Littlest Hobo

Is this your dog? He arrived at Malahide via the Greystones DART

Dec 20th 2012, 1:49 PM 12,565 Views 46 Comments

This little fella was handed in at Malahide Dart Station earlier today.

# dart - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Numbers taking buses and trains to work down since 2006
# Commuters
# Commuters

Numbers taking buses and trains to work down since 2006

Dec 13th 2012, 1:21 PM 4,803 Views 55 Comments

New Census figures show that the numbers in cars and on bikes is up, but mass transit options are less popular than before.

# dart - Monday 26 November, 2012

Criminals skimming credit cards of Irish rail passengers
# Skimming
# Skimming

Criminals skimming credit cards of Irish rail passengers

Nov 26th 2012, 4:07 PM 11,830 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí are urging people to be “vigilant and cover your credit card pin numbers”.

Drivers asked to 'take care' in wet road conditions
# Weather
# Weather

Drivers asked to 'take care' in wet road conditions

Nov 26th 2012, 7:19 AM 7,046 Views 29 Comments

Plus, flooding has affected some DART services.

# dart - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Woman injured after being struck by DART train
# DART
# DART

Woman injured after being struck by DART train

Nov 6th 2012, 3:42 PM 16,531 Views 18 Comments

The incident occurred at around 8pm last night at the Dun Laoghaire DART station.

# dart - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

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

Heavy overnight rain leads to flooding, delays

Oct 17th 2012, 7:37 AM 16,647 Views 35 Comments

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

# dart - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Varadkar wants to install Wi-Fi across all public transport in 2013
# Wireless Travel
# Wireless Travel

Varadkar wants to install Wi-Fi across all public transport in 2013

Aug 28th 2012, 7:23 PM 9,193 Views 77 Comments

The Minister has set the target as trials are carried out on some bus and tram services this year.

# dart - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Commuters stuck on trains as delays cause station back ups
# Delays
# Delays

Commuters stuck on trains as delays cause station back ups

Aug 15th 2012, 9:55 AM 8,360 Views 15 Comments

Commuter services are resuming through Connolly Station, although DARTs are still suspended between Clontarf Road and Tara Street. Expect significant delays.

DART service resumed between Dun Laoghaire and Bray
# Delays
# Delays

DART service resumed between Dun Laoghaire and Bray

Aug 15th 2012, 7:25 AM 4,438 Views 5 Comments

However, there are still significant delays reported at Connolly Station due to a DART mechanical fault.

# dart - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities
# Great Leap Forward
# Great Leap Forward

Good news, students: New travelcard will have Leap-style capabilities

Aug 11th 2012, 8:15 AM 6,308 Views 12 Comments

Third level students will be able to use the new style travelcard to get Leap Card fare on transport.

# dart - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations
# Getting Around
# Getting Around

Good news, Dublin commuters: Leap cards can now be topped up at DART stations

Aug 7th 2012, 11:54 AM 4,359 Views 20 Comments

The 53 stations in the Greater Dublin Area have now been upgraded to cater for Leap Cards, eight months after the system was first brought in.

# dart - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Commuters face 6 percent rise in public transport fares
# Fare Increase
# Fare Increase

Commuters face 6 percent rise in public transport fares

Jul 26th 2012, 4:06 PM 5,671 Views 59 Comments

CIE said it has to ensure it is in a position to keep providing transport services and can not rule out difficult decisions in the future.

# dart - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Varadkar says CIE transport fares could increase
# Transport
# Transport

Varadkar says CIE transport fares could increase

Jul 25th 2012, 12:26 PM 3,538 Views 60 Comments

However the Minister for Transport said a rise in fares could have a damaging impact on the demand for CIE services.

# dart - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

CIE handed extra €36m ‘to protect public transport’ amid funding fears
# CIE
# CIE

CIE handed extra €36m ‘to protect public transport’ amid funding fears

Jul 24th 2012, 7:07 PM 6,432 Views 31 Comments

The state-run transport company has been given a funding top-up, though it’s not clear what services have been at risk.