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# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 13 April, 2017

There are some major changes to train services this Easter weekend

Northside Darts will not be running.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 3 April, 2017

NBRU gets legal letter from CIÉ group over wildcat action

Individual strike members have indicated that further ‘wildcat’ action could happen again.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 31 March, 2017

Irish Rail and Dublin Bus back to normal for the journey home

Earlier, rail and Dublin Bus workers refused to pass Bus Éireann pickets, causing confusion for morning commuters.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 24 March, 2017

The Bus Éireann strike begins today - here's how to get around

A nationwide indefinite strike begins from midnight tonight.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 20 March, 2017

A bathroom mix-up caused a Sligo train to be held up for 40 minutes

The train waited for 40 minutes in a lay-by at Enfield – here’s the full story.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Two-hour delay on Dublin to Galway train line

Irish Rail said staff are on site and working to rectify the issue as soon as possible.

Significant delays on Dart due to rush-hour points problems

Passengers on board Darts are complaining about a lack of communication from Iarnród Éireann’s drivers.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 6 February, 2017

High winds cause delays at four Dart stations

Delays are 10 – 15 minutes at present, but not worsening.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Irish Rail says it's committed to safety improvements after criticism by regulator

Transport Minister Shane Ross said there is “no immediate risk to safety”.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 19 December, 2016

Travelling over Christmas? Here's what public transport will be running

Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Luas and Iarnród Éireann have all released Christmas schedules for their services

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

All aboard: 5,000 of you are going on a Journal Journey with Irish Rail

The full list of the winning community and voluntary groups is right here.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Dart delays and dangerous roads, with temperatures due to plummet to -4 this weekend

It will be freezing tonight in many places, according to Met Éireann.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'People see me and they just ignore me': Is priority seating being used properly?

Requests have been made to ensure priority seating is more clearly marked, and for Iarnród Éireann to consider ‘Baby on Board’ badges for expectant mothers.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 14 November, 2016

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week Deeper Undergound This post contains videos

The Phoenix Park rail tunnel will open for passengers from next week

The tunnel will allow passengers coming from Newbridge and Celbridge travel directly to Grand Canal Dock in Dublin.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

'Delays due to leaves on tracks': Here's the science behind those Dart delays

According to Iarnród Éireann “…mulch is to rails what ice is to roads.”

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 14 October, 2016

15 gorgeous places to visit around Ireland this autumn

Nothing better than a nature walk.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

CCTV footage catches a 4X4 pulling down the gates at a level crossing This post contains videos

CCTV footage catches a 4X4 pulling down the gates at a level crossing

The incident happened in Barberstown, Co Kildare.

# iarnrod-eireann - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Irish Rail tells truckers to 'wise up' after 68 bridge strikes this year

The rail company released a video today to highlight the dangers of hitting bridges and the damage it can cause.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 21 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 experiences every Irish Rail passenger will relate to Trainspotting

18 experiences every Irish Rail passenger will relate to

That train jacks smell!

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 23 June, 2016

More and more people are using the train and Luas

Iarnród Éireann and the Luas brought in over €200 million from passenger revenue in 2015.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 10 June, 2016

Woman pushing pram was hit by level crossing barrier last year

It was one of nearly 90 incidents in which a vehicle, person or property was struck by a train or barrier.

# iarnrod-eireann - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

After five months under water, this flooded railway line is finally set to re-open*

*Subject to a successful test run this afternoon, that is.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Going anywhere by train today? Expect delays

These are going to be issues with services on Saturdays throughout the summer.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Irish Rail postpones its plans for 10-minute Darts

The company said it was due to the “intransigence” of unions.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 21 March, 2016

Drivers on 10 minute Darts: 'We need to talk about pay first.'

The dispute over the new Dart timetable is ongoing.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 14 March, 2016

Talks aim to avert Dart stoppages after drivers back strike over 10-minute service

The two sides of the dispute disagree over whether plans for a more frequent service constitute a productivity issue.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Train taken out of service after students leave vomit and other fluids behind

Iarnród Éireann has said that the train will have to be deep cleaned.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge The 10 Unwritten Rules of Irish Rail Seats Are Not For Feet

The 10 Unwritten Rules of Irish Rail

Buck up, everyone.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Will increased Dart frequency make traffic in Dublin worse?

Irish Rail has said better public transport is the only solution to traffic congestion.

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

Going to any Christmas parties? Late night trains have you covered from tomorrow

Extended services will run the two weekends before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Rail strike talks continue into the night

The three-hour work stoppage was expected to hit thousands.

# iarnrod-eireann - Saturday 24 October, 2015

If you're getting the Dart this bank holiday weekend be aware of some disruption

Services aren’t running north of Pearse Station.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Do you know what Irish people love? Taking the bus...

… and the train (and coach trips).

# iarnrod-eireann - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Iarnród Éireann says there's 'no basis' for possible train driver strike

The NBRU said it will move to ballot train drivers for industrial action.

# iarnrod-eireann - Friday 7 November, 2014

A luxury sleeper train will soon be arriving on Ireland's railways

The service will provide tours of up to six nights around the country.

Cork train station canopy collapsed after poles snapped in gale force winds

A report into the incident has also found that signatures were missing from inspection reports.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 13 October, 2014

Ireland's 'Best Train Station' has been named

A public vote decided the winner for 2014.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 25 August, 2014

Get caught by today's rail strike? There's two more planned (and unions won't rule out even more)

The next 48-hour stoppage starts on the day of the All-Ireland Hurling Final.

# iarnrod-eireann - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Exporters rail against All-Ireland train strikes

Industrial action could have lasting consequences for rail travel, the IEA said.

# iarnrod-eireann - Monday 18 August, 2014

Talk of closing railway stations "totally premature"

A review of rail services is currently underway in anticipation of Budget 2015.