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# dublin-bus - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Nine people taken to hospital after collision between Luas and bus
# Red Line
# Red Line

Nine people taken to hospital after collision between Luas and bus

Updated Mar 16th 2019, 10:12 AM 66,096 Views 116 Comments

A number of diversions are in place and emergency services are at the scene.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Dublin Bus investigating footage of man hanging onto back of moving bus
# Leap Card
# Leap Card

Dublin Bus investigating footage of man hanging onto back of moving bus

Mar 14th 2019, 9:36 AM 24,701 Views 27 Comments

The company said the man’s actions were “extremely dangerous” and should not be repeated.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man repeatedly headbutted and punched on Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man repeatedly headbutted and punched on Dublin Bus

Mar 13th 2019, 3:23 PM 34,409 Views 31 Comments

The incident happened at around 5.20pm yesterday evening.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Dublin Bus announce new route from Ballymun to Bray
# THE 155
# THE 155

Dublin Bus announce new route from Ballymun to Bray

Mar 7th 2019, 8:00 PM 30,911 Views 39 Comments

The new bus route will operate every 20 minutes.

# dublin-bus - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Nurse who saved unconscious bus driver describes 'frightening' ordeal for passengers
# Hero
# Hero

Nurse who saved unconscious bus driver describes 'frightening' ordeal for passengers

Mar 5th 2019, 3:21 PM 40,661 Views 43 Comments

The nurse managed to stop the bus when it went out of control and then started CPR on the driver.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Students say Dublin Buses are not stopping for them outside UCD at night
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Students say Dublin Buses are not stopping for them outside UCD at night

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:00 PM 73,922 Views 88 Comments

Students have said this is a regular occurrence at stops on campus from around 10pm onwards.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 19 January, 2019

National Transport Authority 'actively considering' 24-hour Dublin Bus service from Dublin Airport
# Night Link
# Night Link

National Transport Authority 'actively considering' 24-hour Dublin Bus service from Dublin Airport

Jan 19th 2019, 6:00 AM 28,907 Views 39 Comments

Calls have been made for the introduction of the service after a 24-hour service commenced in Cork last week.

# dublin-bus - Friday 18 January, 2019

Nine Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go Ahead from Sunday onwards
# Tag Off
# Tag Off

Nine Dublin Bus routes to be operated by Go Ahead from Sunday onwards

Jan 18th 2019, 3:20 PM 51,563 Views 84 Comments

The change aims to bring about improvements in frequency and service levels.

# dublin-bus - Friday 4 January, 2019

269 million passenger journeys made on State-funded public transport last year
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

269 million passenger journeys made on State-funded public transport last year

Jan 4th 2019, 2:20 PM 11,875 Views 35 Comments

That’s an increase of almost 19 million (17%) compared to 2017, according to provisional NTA figures.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Need to get around this Christmas? Here's what you need to know about festive public transport
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Need to get around this Christmas? Here's what you need to know about festive public transport

Dec 22nd 2018, 7:00 AM 10,848 Views 11 Comments

No services on Christmas Day of course, but here’s what else you need to know.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Dublin Bus, Luas and Irish Rail fares will change from today
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Dublin Bus, Luas and Irish Rail fares will change from today

Dec 1st 2018, 6:00 AM 41,155 Views 36 Comments

NTA fare revisions mean that Luas fares are being brought in line with Dublin Bus fares.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Man who touched woman with penis on Dublin Bus claimed he was urinating at the time, court hears
# Courts
# Courts

Man who touched woman with penis on Dublin Bus claimed he was urinating at the time, court hears

Nov 29th 2018, 7:16 AM 44,746 Views 0 Comments

The victim told gardaí that the bus had jerked forward when she noticed Thomas McMahon’s penis on her shoulder.

# dublin-bus - Monday 26 November, 2018

Dublin Bus driver: 'We need transport police to protect bus drivers from assaults and abuse'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Dublin Bus driver: 'We need transport police to protect bus drivers from assaults and abuse'

Nov 26th 2018, 7:00 AM 24,743 Views 47 Comments

The last incident on my bus really knocked my confidence. It was a cyclist who spat in my eye, writes Dublin Bus driver, Dave Fitzsimons.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Plans rolled out for continuous bus lanes in Dublin - but property owners to lose parts of gardens to make way
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

Plans rolled out for continuous bus lanes in Dublin - but property owners to lose parts of gardens to make way

Nov 14th 2018, 3:52 PM 24,822 Views 72 Comments

The NTA has launched a public consultation on the latest phase of its Bus Connects plan.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Experiencing public transport delays this week? Here's why
# Delays
# Delays

Experiencing public transport delays this week? Here's why

Nov 7th 2018, 6:00 AM 14,654 Views 17 Comments

Fallen wet leaves, the end of the mid-term break and a rail service at capacity are among the reasons for service delays.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Poll: Should bus windows be left open or closed now that it's cold out?
# Commuting
From The Daily Edge
# Commuting

Poll: Should bus windows be left open or closed now that it's cold out?

Nov 4th 2018, 11:00 AM 6,581 Views 2 Comments

It’s a source of conflict on many bus journeys.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin Bus driver found guilty of careless driving causing the death of cyclist in 2014

Oct 24th 2018, 6:23 PM 20,046 Views 0 Comments

Osborn Irabor will be sentenced at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on 12 November.

New BusConnects plan won't be published until 'sometime' next year
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

New BusConnects plan won't be published until 'sometime' next year

Oct 24th 2018, 12:05 AM 12,100 Views 55 Comments

The NTA has said that it can’t indicate when a new plan will be published due to the level of submissions – over 30,000.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Changes to Dublin Bus, Luas and Irish Rail fares from December
# Up And Down
# Up And Down

Changes to Dublin Bus, Luas and Irish Rail fares from December

Oct 18th 2018, 6:37 PM 72,806 Views 75 Comments

Some fares will rise while some fares will fall under changes announced today.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 14 October, 2018

'He's all at sea': Ross criticised for asking for info about bus redesign three weeks after launching it
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

'He's all at sea': Ross criticised for asking for info about bus redesign three weeks after launching it

Oct 14th 2018, 10:30 AM 28,309 Views 45 Comments

A letter sent from his constituency office asked for an “official line of detail” that he could give to his constituents on the plan.

# dublin-bus - Friday 5 October, 2018

Private operator set to take over four Dublin Bus routes from Sunday
# Go Ahead
# Go Ahead

Private operator set to take over four Dublin Bus routes from Sunday

Oct 5th 2018, 7:31 PM 43,795 Views 68 Comments

Go-Ahead was awarded a contract last year to operate 10% of bus routes.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Traffic disruptions continue into the evening as a result of Storm Ali
# Delays
# Delays

Traffic disruptions continue into the evening as a result of Storm Ali

Updated Sep 19th 2018, 8:00 PM 29,263 Views 15 Comments

Work crews have been attempting throughout the day to clear roads and rail lines across the country.

# dublin-bus - Monday 17 September, 2018

An open letter to every single individual who has ever done their makeup on the bus
# Dublin Bus
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Bus

An open letter to every single individual who has ever done their makeup on the bus

Sep 17th 2018, 1:03 PM 9,519 Views 6 Comments

Keep up the good work.

# dublin-bus - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Plans for dramatic cut to bus services in Dublin village has locals on the streets
# Save Our Bus
# Save Our Bus

Plans for dramatic cut to bus services in Dublin village has locals on the streets

Aug 28th 2018, 6:25 AM 48,286 Views 58 Comments

Bus frequency in Chapelizod could go from every five minutes to every thirty.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Man seriously injured after being hit by Dublin Bus vehicle
# Leeson Street Lower
# Leeson Street Lower

Man seriously injured after being hit by Dublin Bus vehicle

Aug 26th 2018, 11:45 AM 41,198 Views 51 Comments

He was rushed to St James’s Hospital with serious head injuries.

# dublin-bus - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Poll: Did you ever redeem change from Dublin Bus?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you ever redeem change from Dublin Bus?

Aug 23rd 2018, 9:33 AM 28,529 Views 52 Comments

Refunds are set to be scrapped from next month.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Exact coinage only: Dublin Bus will no longer give a refund if you overpay your fare
# None Too Plussed
# None Too Plussed

Exact coinage only: Dublin Bus will no longer give a refund if you overpay your fare

Aug 22nd 2018, 2:38 PM 42,340 Views 116 Comments

Cash in those refund slips while you can.

# dublin-bus - Monday 6 August, 2018

Shane Ross: 'I'm sorry some people will lose part of their front gardens, but it's in the national interest'
# Interview
# Interview

Shane Ross: 'I'm sorry some people will lose part of their front gardens, but it's in the national interest'

Aug 6th 2018, 6:05 AM 48,402 Views 59 Comments

In an interview with TheJournal.ie, Shane Ross also says the government needs to have more of a say in State-owned banks.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Poll: Should people who refuse to fold up buggies for wheelchair users on buses be fined?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people who refuse to fold up buggies for wheelchair users on buses be fined?

Aug 5th 2018, 10:45 AM 30,491 Views 170 Comments

Transport Minister Shane Ross has said he will look at introducing fines on the matter.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Fines could be introduced to deal with Dublin Bus passengers who refuse to fold up buggies for wheelchair users
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

Fines could be introduced to deal with Dublin Bus passengers who refuse to fold up buggies for wheelchair users

Aug 4th 2018, 9:45 AM 44,362 Views 94 Comments

The Oireachtas Committee was told recently that everyday people are refusing to fold up their prams to allow wheelchair users on board.

# dublin-bus - Friday 3 August, 2018

Disability advocate says 'it's time to put up or shut up' as she joins board of Irish Rail
# Suzy Byrne
# Suzy Byrne

Disability advocate says 'it's time to put up or shut up' as she joins board of Irish Rail

Aug 3rd 2018, 3:59 PM 20,123 Views 41 Comments

Suzy Byrne is one of five people with experience of disability issues to join transport boards.

Public meetings on bus routes that will 'transform' Dublin have begun
# Consultation
# Consultation

Public meetings on bus routes that will 'transform' Dublin have begun

Aug 3rd 2018, 6:30 AM 17,054 Views 43 Comments

The first information session took place in Charlestown Shopping Centre in Finglas.

# dublin-bus - Monday 30 July, 2018

New 'Baby on Board' badges launched - for pregnant women on public transport
# Give Up Your Seat
# Give Up Your Seat

New 'Baby on Board' badges launched - for pregnant women on public transport

Jul 30th 2018, 12:56 PM 26,848 Views 92 Comments

The badge will hopefully see more people giving up their seats for pregnant people on public transport.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 29 July, 2018

A look back at the first woman to drive a Dublin Bus for a living
# Joan Doran
From The Daily Edge
# Joan Doran

A look back at the first woman to drive a Dublin Bus for a living

Jul 29th 2018, 6:00 PM 4,535 Views 0 Comments

In 1980, Joan Doran became the first woman to drive a CIE bus since World War II.

# dublin-bus - Sunday 22 July, 2018

'Everyday bus users are refusing to fold up their buggies to allow wheelchair users on board'
# Dublin Bus
# Dublin Bus

'Everyday bus users are refusing to fold up their buggies to allow wheelchair users on board'

Jul 22nd 2018, 7:45 AM 34,433 Views 107 Comments

The transport committee was told that new regulations are needed to force people to fold up their prams.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

MetroLink will impose 'Berlin Wall' through community, say South Dublin locals
# Divisions
# Divisions

MetroLink will impose 'Berlin Wall' through community, say South Dublin locals

Jul 18th 2018, 4:45 PM 51,976 Views 77 Comments

The controversial BusConnects and Metrolink plans were discussed in the Oireachtas Transport Committee today.

# dublin-bus - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Paramedic assaulted on Dublin bus by man he was treating
# Abbey Street
# Abbey Street

Paramedic assaulted on Dublin bus by man he was treating

Jul 10th 2018, 9:38 AM 65,703 Views 57 Comments

The man has been arrested.

# dublin-bus - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Explainer: How the new Dublin Bus network plans would change your route
# Busconnects
# Busconnects

Explainer: How the new Dublin Bus network plans would change your route

Jul 7th 2018, 7:30 AM 92,069 Views 99 Comments

It’s not set in stone but here’s how the new Dublin Bus route network would change your travel plans.

# dublin-bus - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

€25k award for bus passenger who was injured after driver braked to avoid hitting man
# Courts
# Courts

€25k award for bus passenger who was injured after driver braked to avoid hitting man

Jul 4th 2018, 8:25 AM 27,490 Views 45 Comments

The court heard that the woman had been thrown forward, injuring her face, neck, shoulders and arm.

# dublin-bus - Monday 2 July, 2018

Dublin Bus have made a really heartwarming video about 'Proud Dads' from this years Pride
# Proud Dads
From The Daily Edge
# Proud Dads

Dublin Bus have made a really heartwarming video about 'Proud Dads' from this years Pride

Jul 2nd 2018, 4:39 PM 10,819 Views 1 Comment

Have the tissues at the ready.