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Dublin Mobility Plan a Key Step in Bringing Vibrancy Back to City – Ross

  Minister for Transport Tourism and Sport Shane Ross has welcomed the publication today, by Dublin City Council (DCC) and the National Transport Authority (NTA), a framework of proposals to address the new and urgent needs relating to commercial activity and mobility in Dublin City Centre, which have emerged as a result of the Covid-19… [more]


COVID-19: Public Transport to Continue to Follow Government and Health Guidelines in Phase One of Reopening

Over the course of the COVID-19 crisis, the National Transport Authority (NTA) has worked closely with the Department of Transport, Tourism, and Sport and our transport operators to continue to provide public transport services for essential trips. In doing so, we continued to follow the guidance from the Department of Health in order to mitigate… [more]


COVID-19 Service Information Update

  Last updated: 17:54 on 15/05/20 Everyone is now advised to wear a face covering in some situations, for example in shops or on busy public transport. Wearing of cloth face coverings may help prevent people who do not know they have the virus from spreading it to others. Guidance on safe use of face… [more]


Taxsaver Customers to be Offered Extra Months Free Travel

  The National Transport Authority has today provided an outline as to how TaxSaver customers are to be accommodated. Many holders of TaxSaver tickets have been unable to avail of public transport services as a result of restrictions being put in place in response to the Covid-19 crisis. NTA along with the transport operators and… [more]


New Public Transport Timetables to Take Effect Starting Monday

  Today the National Transport Authority announced that operators of most subsidised public transport services are to move to a new schedule of services on a phased basis from Monday March 30. Revised timetables for Iarnród Éireann will come into effect on Monday March 30, while those for Dublin Bus, Go-Ahead Ireland and Bus Éireann,… [more]


Local Link evening services on Door to Door routes (DRT) are suspended, effective immediately

  Local Link evening services on Door to Door routes (DRT) are being suspended, effective immediately. These resources will instead be redeployed, where practical, to the delivery of community support service for passengers who need medical and food supplies within rural areas, in particular the elderly, the vulnerable and the sick. In line with the… [more]


COVID-19 Information in Multiple Languages

  Translated resources to help share the messaging about coronavirus (COVID-19) in various languages. These posters are available for download and printing. https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/news/newsfeatures/covid19-updates/partner-resources/covid-19-translated-resources/ [more]


COVID-19 – Passenger Numbers on Public Transport Services

Passenger numbers on subsidised public transport services are down significantly when compared with the equivalent week in 2019, but the National Transport Authority (NTA) has confirmed that in the vast majority of cases, services provided by Iarnród Éireann, Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann, Go-Ahead Ireland, Luas and Local Link continue to operate as normal throughout the… [more]


COVID-19 Information

Full public transport services are continuing to operate, other than a limited number of commercial services. Last updated 6.10pm 13/3/20 The National Transport Authority has today engaged with all public transport operators and can confirm that public transport services continue to operate as normal throughout the country bar a limited number of commercial services. Iarnród… [more]


Six New Local Link Community Car Schemes Announced for Cork, Kerry, Longford, Offaly and Mayo

Today he National Transport Authority announced six new Local Link Community Car schemes in counties Cork, Kerry, Longford, Offaly and Mayo. The schemes provide grant aid for a programme for up to 15 community transport service projects over a 12-month period, with the key aim of providing a community transport service that is accessible to… [more]