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# rail - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

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

DART service resumed between Dun Laoghaire and Bray

Aug 15th 2012, 7:25 AM 4,439 Views 5 Comments

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

# rail - Friday 1 June, 2012

450 Irish Rail job loss news 'not deferred because of referendum'
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

450 Irish Rail job loss news 'not deferred because of referendum'

Jun 1st 2012, 7:35 PM 8,042 Views 77 Comments

Iarnród Éireann is to look for around 11 per cent of its staff base to take a “voluntary severance package”.

# rail - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Dude, where's my train?
# Interactive
# Interactive

Dude, where's my train?

Apr 26th 2012, 6:30 AM 8,606 Views 30 Comments

Irish Rail launch interactive map that shows where all their intercity, commuter and DART trains are at any given time…

# rail - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Luas Red Line disruption due Dublin city centre fire
# Luas
# Luas

Luas Red Line disruption due Dublin city centre fire

Mar 17th 2012, 12:36 PM 6,241 Views 12 Comments

Eight fire brigade units are currently at the scene of a fire on Benburb Street.

# rail - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Nine horses injured in collision with train in Wexford
# Collision
# Collision

Nine horses injured in collision with train in Wexford

Mar 7th 2012, 11:49 AM 5,734 Views 19 Comments

The horses were struck by a train on railway tracks close to Enniscorthy in the early hours of this morning.

# rail - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Rail journey times between cities could be slashed 'by up to 30 minutes'
# Travel
# Travel

Rail journey times between cities could be slashed 'by up to 30 minutes'

Feb 23rd 2012, 8:27 AM 4,724 Views 29 Comments

Rail passengers would be able to travel between Dublin and Cork within 2 hours with investment in Ireland’s railway tracks, a new report has found.

# rail - Friday 27 January, 2012

Further delays to construction of Western Rail Corridor
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Further delays to construction of Western Rail Corridor

Jan 27th 2012, 10:49 AM 2,962 Views 15 Comments

Irish Rail is currently in talks with a developer about funds it agreed to pay towards the construction of the line.

# rail - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Dart and Commuter fares set to rise from tomorrow
# Rail Fares
# Rail Fares

Dart and Commuter fares set to rise from tomorrow

Jan 3rd 2012, 12:36 PM 3,037 Views 17 Comments

Ticket prices are going up by an average of 6 per cent on Dart fares and 6.7 per cent for Commuter services.

# rail - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Maynooth-Dublin rail services disrupted by signal fault
# Travel
# Travel

Maynooth-Dublin rail services disrupted by signal fault

Dec 13th 2011, 8:22 AM 1,404 Views 7 Comments

# rail - Monday 28 November, 2011

Bus, rail and air travel disruptions expected during UK strike
# Strike
# Strike

Bus, rail and air travel disruptions expected during UK strike

Nov 28th 2011, 3:09 PM 2,147 Views 1 Comment

Wednesday’s general strike will see bus and rail services cancelled in Northern Ireland, while air passengers transferring to flights at UK airports could be seriously delayed.

# rail - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Harmonstown-Howth DART services resume after injury suspension
# DART
# DART

Harmonstown-Howth DART services resume after injury suspension

Nov 17th 2011, 2:06 PM 3,007 Views 0 Comments

# rail - Wednesday 9 November, 2011

ESRI report warns of effect of 'optimism bias' on value of infrastructure projects
# Optimism Bias
# Optimism Bias

ESRI report warns of effect of 'optimism bias' on value of infrastructure projects

Nov 9th 2011, 7:15 AM 434 Views 5 Comments

A new study from the ESRI says that rail projects typically overestimate their projected passenger levels, while road projects underestimate their traffic growth.

# rail - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Transport returns to normal following flooding
# Floods
# Floods

Transport returns to normal following flooding

Oct 26th 2011, 8:40 AM 1,224 Views 9 Comments

Luas, Dublin Bus, Dart and Irish Rail services are back to normal following disruptions caused by this week’s heavy downpours.

# rail - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

Metro North planning permission approved
# Metro North
# Metro North

Metro North planning permission approved

Oct 5th 2011, 4:12 PM 1,854 Views 18 Comments

The project is proposed to run from Dublin city centre to the airport, but is expected to be put on hold by the Minister for Transport due to funding issues.

# rail - Friday 30 September, 2011

One dead, dozens injured in Venezuelan train collision
# Venezuela
# Venezuela

One dead, dozens injured in Venezuelan train collision

Sep 30th 2011, 12:41 PM 72 Views 0 Comments

Authorities say the injury toll was low despite timing of crash during rush hour because both trains were travelling against heavy traffic.

# rail - Monday 26 September, 2011

Real time Dublin Bus arrival information system launched for mobile and web
# Public Transport
# Public Transport

Real time Dublin Bus arrival information system launched for mobile and web

Sep 26th 2011, 1:57 PM 3,216 Views 24 Comments

The National Transport Authority says this is the first part of a plan to roll-out real time information services for other bus and rail transport across the country.

# rail - Sunday 25 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 25th 2011, 7:56 PM 1,410 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Metro West plan suspended over funding shortage
# Metro West
# Metro West

Metro West plan suspended over funding shortage

Sep 25th 2011, 1:01 PM 1,146 Views 18 Comments

The proposed rail project has been put on the long finger amid constrained public spending.

# rail - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Suggestions still needed for rename of Phoenix Park station
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Suggestions still needed for rename of Phoenix Park station

Aug 30th 2011, 2:28 PM 1,454 Views 51 Comments

Irish Rail is appealing for suggestions of what to name the existing Phoenix Park station – as it’s not actually very near Phoenix Park.

# rail - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

# rail - Saturday 23 July, 2011

At least 32 dead as bullet trains collide in China
# China
# China

At least 32 dead as bullet trains collide in China

Jul 23rd 2011, 8:20 PM 494 Views 0 Comments

Two carriages of one of the trains fell off a bridge in Zhejiang Province following the collision, in which one train ran into the back of another. Many of the injured have been taken to hospital.

# rail - Friday 15 July, 2011

Irish trains get switched on to wi-fi
# WI-FI ON TRACK
# WI-FI ON TRACK

Irish trains get switched on to wi-fi

Jul 15th 2011, 12:55 PM 1,962 Views 20 Comments

Iarnód Eireann will initially introduce the service on the Cork-Dublin route.

# rail - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Rogue protester disrupts trains by chaining himself to bridge
# One Man Protest
# One Man Protest

Rogue protester disrupts trains by chaining himself to bridge

Jul 5th 2011, 1:01 PM 932 Views 12 Comments

Man chains himself to Athlone bridge in one-man protest over cuts at Roscommon Hospital.

# rail - Sunday 8 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

May 8th 2011, 7:31 PM 2,048 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Daily Fix: Ireland and Greece back in the headlines over EU/IMF bailouts; Japan sticks with nuclear power; and a Dublin church confirms it won’t be holding a mass for Osama bin Laden this week.

Man struck and killed by train in Co Dublin
# Irish Rail
# Irish Rail

Man struck and killed by train in Co Dublin

May 8th 2011, 7:00 PM 3,910 Views 0 Comments

Fatal incident occurred this afternoon at Donabate in Co Dublin.

# rail - Thursday 21 April, 2011

Disruptions to trains on Dublin-Sligo line after fire
# Rail Disruption
# Rail Disruption

Disruptions to trains on Dublin-Sligo line after fire

Apr 21st 2011, 9:15 PM 685 Views 0 Comments

# rail - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Mar 30th 2011, 7:56 PM 1,920 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s round-up of the evening’s top stories – and the interesting tidbits of the day.

# rail - Thursday 2 December, 2010

# rail - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Man killed on main Cork-Dublin rail line
# R.I.P.
# R.I.P.

Man killed on main Cork-Dublin rail line

Nov 10th 2010, 6:28 PM 142 Views 0 Comments

# rail - Friday 29 October, 2010

Belfast-Dublin rail service affected
# Train
# Train

Belfast-Dublin rail service affected

Oct 29th 2010, 10:59 AM 90 Views 0 Comments

# rail - Friday 3 September, 2010

NTA to decide on future of Waterford-Rosslare rail line
# Transport
# Transport

NTA to decide on future of Waterford-Rosslare rail line

Sep 3rd 2010, 11:19 AM 675 Views 0 Comments

Local opposition to planned closure mounts.