# Public Transport

Last month
February 2024
Why Charlemont is the end of the line for the MetroLink - and not Stephen’s Green
MetroLink: 'White House' owner and north Dublin residents' groups call for station to be moved
Residents called for the Collins Avenue station to be moved from Our Lady of Victories Church to an area within Albert College Park.
Moving MetroLink terminus from Charlemont would cost 'several hundred million' and delay project
A professor in transportation told The Journal that moving the terminus would mean a redesign of the system that could delay it into the 2040s.
Poll: Should Ireland have a dedicated transport police?
Spitting, shouting and throwing bricks: Public transport workers call for govt to act on abuse
'An utter waste': Controversial transport training centre given extra €1.5 million public money
The NTA ended up paying €3.5 million of the €7.8 million cost to develop a centre to train disabled people. The initial NTA grant was for up to €2 million.
This year
Bus and rail fare increases in Cavan, Wicklow, Kildare and Meath slammed by TDs
Some increases to public transport fares but €2 cap for Dublin travel within 90 minute to remain
Public transport use hit record high last year, rising above pre-pandemic levels
Half-price public transport fares now available to 24- and 25-year-olds
Last year
Travelling this Christmas? Here's what public transport will look like over the coming days
Public transport workers in Northern Ireland stage further strike today
Public transport services release revised timetables for Christmas period
Limerick to receive a full redesign of its bus network, starting in 2025
Two rail lines proposed in All-Island Rail Review could be in line for European funding boost
Late night Dart and Commuter trains to run from Thursdays to Saturdays in lead up to Christmas
A number of transport disruptions in aftermath of riots in Dublin
'Severe disruption' to public transport as Dublin Bus and Luas services suspended due to riots
Luas Green line reopens while Bus Éireann services resume on phased basis
Eamon Ryan says he's motivated less by ideology and more by practicality on transport spending
Several roads closed and public transport impacted as thousands take part in Dublin Marathon
Number of bus journeys in Dublin and outside capital continue to exceed pre-pandemic figures
Young Adult Leap Card extended to 25-year-olds, but no extra cuts to public transport fares
Labour Party propose free full medical assessment for 18 year olds in alternative budget
No rollout of late night trains to coincide with extended pub and club opening hours
Traffic to be diverted from congested quays under proposed rehaul of Dublin city centre roads
Overhaul of Dublin city centre roads will address cross-town traffic
Irish Rail shut loophole where free travel pass holders were booking seats on multiple trains
Transport Infrastructure Ireland set to spend €300 million on new Luas trams
Delays expected in Phoenix Park as construction begins on temporary bus stops
Greens see red over Varadkar's remarks on roads and rail plan
PAC warns Metrolink cost must not exceed €9.5 billion
Airport chief says car park spaces neither 'really expensive' nor unavailable
Irish Rail says delays on services 'beginning to ease' following signalling issue
How have other countries managed contactless bus payments while Ireland has not?
Private cars to be banned from College Green at the end of May
Four bus routes to be enhanced as part of 'East Coast Commuter Corridor'
New fares strategy for public transport will see changes to Dublin commuter ticket prices
Gardaí to be based at 'transport hubs' at Dublin's Heuston and Connolly train station
Bus services in Galway to increase by nearly 50% under proposed new network