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# dublin-bus - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Public transport services return to full capacity today for the first time in over a year
# On The Road Again
# On The Road Again

Public transport services return to full capacity today for the first time in over a year

Sep 1st 2021, 6:15 AM 12,507 Views 15 Comments

Masks are still a requirement across public transport.

# dublin-bus - Friday 20 August, 2021

‘No-one is listening’: Dublin Bus drivers ask minister to listen to concerns on work changes
# Driven To Action
# Driven To Action

‘No-one is listening’: Dublin Bus drivers ask minister to listen to concerns on work changes

Aug 20th 2021, 2:25 PM 38,579 Views 66 Comments

Drivers say they may be forced to drive multiple different routes with a more unpredictable schedule.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 29 July, 2021

'There might be a tightening of the belt': What's the future for Ireland's public transport post-Covid?
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

'There might be a tightening of the belt': What's the future for Ireland's public transport post-Covid?

Jul 29th 2021, 8:00 PM 12,041 Views 2 Comments

With fewer people commuting to work, how will public transport finances and services look in future?

# dublin-bus - Monday 28 June, 2021

Dublin Bus launches investigation over claims driver 'slut-shamed' woman trying to board bus
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Dublin Bus launches investigation over claims driver 'slut-shamed' woman trying to board bus

Jun 28th 2021, 4:08 PM 92,058 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened on Saturday morning.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 24 June, 2021

BusConnects: H Spine towards Howth and Malahide to begin from Sunday
# It's Go Time
# It's Go Time

BusConnects: H Spine towards Howth and Malahide to begin from Sunday

Jun 24th 2021, 1:31 PM 33,579 Views 41 Comments

The landmark BusConnects plan involves investments in fleet and infrastructure as well as a redesign of Dublin’s bus network.

# dublin-bus - Friday 18 June, 2021

Dublin Bus passenger attacked with punches to head and body during row over face masks
# Court
# Court

Dublin Bus passenger attacked with punches to head and body during row over face masks

Jun 18th 2021, 1:37 PM 34,191 Views 0 Comments

A man has been charged with assault after causing harm to the passenger.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Reduced timetables to be implemented by bus operators in Dublin
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Reduced timetables to be implemented by bus operators in Dublin

Jan 14th 2021, 3:54 PM 20,511 Views 11 Comments

Dublin Bus timetables will be reduced next Monday, while Go-Ahead timetables will be reduced on 25 January.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Here's how public transport will look over the Christmas period
# Travel Tips
# Travel Tips

Here's how public transport will look over the Christmas period

Updated Dec 24th 2020, 2:18 PM 46,290 Views 21 Comments

Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann and Irish Rail are operating revised schedules.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 3 December, 2020

New 24-hour bus service to launch in Dublin next weekend
# 39a
# 39a

New 24-hour bus service to launch in Dublin next weekend

Dec 3rd 2020, 12:39 PM 19,717 Views 9 Comments

The 39a will run every half hour between 11.30pm and 5am.

# dublin-bus - Monday 2 November, 2020

Just under €500k was collected in fare evasion fines on public transport during the pandemic
# A Fine Time
# A Fine Time

Just under €500k was collected in fare evasion fines on public transport during the pandemic

Nov 2nd 2020, 6:10 AM 33,084 Views 10 Comments

Capacity on public transport services was greatly reduced after the arrival of Covid-19.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Bus drivers describe 'mayhem' as Level 5 reduces public transport capacity
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Bus drivers describe 'mayhem' as Level 5 reduces public transport capacity

Oct 22nd 2020, 4:11 PM 67,529 Views 32 Comments

The NRBU has called for staggered school and work times to manage public transport demand.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Eight people injured, two seriously, in crash involving a Dublin Bus and a car in south Dublin
# Northumberland Road
# Northumberland Road

Eight people injured, two seriously, in crash involving a Dublin Bus and a car in south Dublin

Oct 3rd 2020, 11:00 AM 148,044 Views 79 Comments

The incident happened late last night on Northumberland Road.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Anti-social behaviour and bus curtailments: Efforts to tackle problem in Tallaght a 'great success', union says
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Anti-social behaviour and bus curtailments: Efforts to tackle problem in Tallaght a 'great success', union says

Sep 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 34,147 Views 29 Comments

The NBRU praised the strong collaboration at local level at helping to address the problem.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Here's which Dublin Bus routes are curtailed the most due to anti-social behaviour
# Bus Stopped
# Bus Stopped

Here's which Dublin Bus routes are curtailed the most due to anti-social behaviour

Sep 17th 2020, 10:44 AM 75,051 Views 56 Comments

Anti-social behaviour caused bus services to be curtailed 108 times last year. The figure for this year is already at 92.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Covid-19 puts brakes on expansion of 24-hour bus services in Dublin city
# Around The Clock
# Around The Clock

Covid-19 puts brakes on expansion of 24-hour bus services in Dublin city

Jul 9th 2020, 12:05 AM 17,153 Views 10 Comments

The National Transport Authority has said additional PSO funding will be needed this year to continue delivering the existing level of services.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Half of Dublin Bus passengers are wearing face masks but compliance on transport varies widely
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Half of Dublin Bus passengers are wearing face masks but compliance on transport varies widely

Jul 2nd 2020, 8:50 AM 24,787 Views 76 Comments

Compliance across various services ranges from 40% to 98%, the National Transport Authority has said.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

NTA advises commuters to walk or cycle instead of using public transport as economy re-opens
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

NTA advises commuters to walk or cycle instead of using public transport as economy re-opens

Jun 24th 2020, 6:00 AM 15,217 Views 56 Comments

The advice comes ahead of Phase Three of the government’s roadmap for re-opening the country.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 7 June, 2020

Phase Two: Everything you need to know about using public transport from tomorrow
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Phase Two: Everything you need to know about using public transport from tomorrow

Jun 7th 2020, 8:30 PM 48,001 Views 29 Comments

Phase Two begins tomorrow, but people are still advised to only use public transport when necessary.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 6 June, 2020

Buses and Dart services to operate pre-Covid 'Monday to Friday' schedule from next week
# Phase Two
# Phase Two

Buses and Dart services to operate pre-Covid 'Monday to Friday' schedule from next week

Jun 6th 2020, 9:37 AM 24,215 Views 18 Comments

But social distancing requirements will still mean capacity on services will be just over 20% of pre-Covid levels.

# dublin-bus - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Travel demand on public transport during Phase One has been higher than expected, says NTA
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Travel demand on public transport during Phase One has been higher than expected, says NTA

Jun 2nd 2020, 4:01 PM 16,259 Views 25 Comments

Normal Monday-Friday timetables for commuters on bus and DART are due to recommence on 8 June.

# dublin-bus - Friday 24 April, 2020

Compliance with restrictions urged after increase in Dublin Bus passengers
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Compliance with restrictions urged after increase in Dublin Bus passengers

Apr 24th 2020, 12:42 PM 31,487 Views 60 Comments

Dublin Bus notified the government of an increase in passenger numbers day-on-day this week.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'They're effectively stealing annual holidays': Dublin Bus drivers ordered to take annual leave during Covid-19 crisis
# Workers Rights
# Workers Rights

'They're effectively stealing annual holidays': Dublin Bus drivers ordered to take annual leave during Covid-19 crisis

Apr 1st 2020, 3:58 PM 94,861 Views 114 Comments

Richard Boyd Barrett said he believes the policy being implemented is “hugely unfair”.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 29 March, 2020

Just four seats downstairs as Dublin Bus brings in social distancing and reduced service
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Just four seats downstairs as Dublin Bus brings in social distancing and reduced service

Mar 29th 2020, 5:02 PM 83,739 Views 25 Comments

Social distancing measures will be in place from tomorrow and a reduced schedule will run from Wednesday.

# dublin-bus - Monday 23 March, 2020

Dublin Bus sacks bus driver who declared 10 buses defective in two days over collapsed driver's seat cushions
# WRC
# WRC

Dublin Bus sacks bus driver who declared 10 buses defective in two days over collapsed driver's seat cushions

Mar 23rd 2020, 2:37 PM 87,273 Views 0 Comments

Asked by an Inspector to point out a defect on the seat the driver allegedly pointed to a crease on the left side of the seat cloth.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 7 March, 2020

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks
# Anti-social Behaviour
# Anti-social Behaviour

'Drivers are being hit in the head with bricks': No plans for dedicated transport police as drivers condemn attacks

Mar 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 57,631 Views 45 Comments

Unions have been calling for the introduction of a dedicated transport policing unit.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Concerns raised as NBRU to curtail Dublin Bus route on polling day over anti-social behaviour
# Polling Day
# Polling Day

Concerns raised as NBRU to curtail Dublin Bus route on polling day over anti-social behaviour

Feb 6th 2020, 11:39 AM 13,901 Views 22 Comments

The NBRU claims drivers haven’t been getting the required assistance from local representatives and gardaí to deal with such problems.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Poll: Should a free public transport system be introduced?
# Getting Around
# Getting Around

Poll: Should a free public transport system be introduced?

Jan 30th 2020, 8:29 AM 46,856 Views 238 Comments

Solidarity-PBP made the pledge in their climate change manifesto yesterday.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Over 2,800 people used late-night Dublin Bus route in first five nights
# All Day All Night
# All Day All Night

Over 2,800 people used late-night Dublin Bus route in first five nights

Dec 15th 2019, 11:08 AM 35,563 Views 27 Comments

Two new 24-hour bus services began earlier this month.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Monthly and annual travel fares rise today... but more changes to cash and Leap tickets set for April
# NTA
# NTA

Monthly and annual travel fares rise today... but more changes to cash and Leap tickets set for April

Dec 1st 2019, 7:00 AM 29,023 Views 22 Comments

NTA CEO Anne Graham said that overall fare revenue will increase by “less than 2%”.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 30 November, 2019

Dublin gets its first 24-hour bus services this weekend as the 15 and 41 run all night
# Happy Christmas
# Happy Christmas

Dublin gets its first 24-hour bus services this weekend as the 15 and 41 run all night

Nov 30th 2019, 9:00 AM 21,634 Views 21 Comments

“It is no longer the case that city shuts down at 11 or 12 at night,” National Transport Authority CEO Anne Graham said.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Two Dublin Bus routes to operate 24-hour services from 1 December
# All Day Long
# All Day Long

Two Dublin Bus routes to operate 24-hour services from 1 December

Nov 17th 2019, 1:55 PM 43,775 Views 59 Comments

There will be no additional charge on the new overnight services.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Dublin Bus is looking for a company to carry out drug and alcohol testing of employees
# Tender
# Tender

Dublin Bus is looking for a company to carry out drug and alcohol testing of employees

Nov 2nd 2019, 6:30 AM 13,524 Views 19 Comments

The company will be responsible for carrying out random tests on company workers.

# dublin-bus - Friday 1 November, 2019

Bus driver who pleaded guilty to careless driving over fatal accident fined €500
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Bus driver who pleaded guilty to careless driving over fatal accident fined €500

Nov 1st 2019, 6:07 PM 29,193 Views 21 Comments

Olusola Omobamidele’s driving did not cause the death of Keith McGann and he could not be sentenced as if that was the case, a judge said.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Explainer: Here's what the revised BusConnects plan would mean for your bus route
# Redesign
# Redesign

Explainer: Here's what the revised BusConnects plan would mean for your bus route

Oct 26th 2019, 12:05 AM 52,275 Views 100 Comments

The routes have been revised after the initial public consultation. Here’s what they look like.

# dublin-bus - Friday 18 October, 2019

Dublin Bus fined €165,000 after more than 50% of services fail to meet punctuality targets
# Sanctioned
# Sanctioned

Dublin Bus fined €165,000 after more than 50% of services fail to meet punctuality targets

Oct 18th 2019, 6:05 AM 24,415 Views 66 Comments

The company is required to meet punctuality targets as part of its contract with the NTA.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Poll: Should the privatisation of Irish bus services continue?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the privatisation of Irish bus services continue?

Oct 17th 2019, 8:52 AM 25,197 Views 71 Comments

British bus firm Go Ahead has failed to meet the targets agreed with the National Transport Authority.

# dublin-bus - Friday 9 August, 2019

'A girl of African origin had a banana rubbed into her face': NTA launches new anti-racism campaign
# Racism In Ireland
# Racism In Ireland

'A girl of African origin had a banana rubbed into her face': NTA launches new anti-racism campaign

Aug 9th 2019, 1:51 PM 42,988 Views 60 Comments

A new anti-racist campaign was launched at Heuston station where trains, the Luas, and Dublin Bus operate from.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Dublin set to get its first 24-hour bus service
# ROUND-THE-CLOCK
# ROUND-THE-CLOCK

Dublin set to get its first 24-hour bus service

May 26th 2019, 3:56 PM 60,423 Views 61 Comments

The 41 route should be running round the clock by the end of the year, the NTA has said.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 23 May, 2019

European Parliament candidate threatens Dublin Bus with legal action over ban on political ads
# Hermann Kelly
# Hermann Kelly

European Parliament candidate threatens Dublin Bus with legal action over ban on political ads

May 23rd 2019, 6:00 AM 27,940 Views 54 Comments

The public transport company said it would no longer accept political advertisements following a number of complaints this month.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Three Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go-Ahead from Sunday

Three Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go-Ahead from Sunday

Mar 23rd 2019, 1:45 PM 51,945 Views 66 Comments

Go-Ahead Ireland won a contract in 2017 to operate 10% of routes previously operated by Dublin Bus.

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