Go-Ahead Ireland – Dublin Commuter bus services

Go-Ahead Ireland – Dublin Commuter (Kildare corridor) bus services


The contract is for the provision of Dublin commuter bus services along the Kildare corridor. Following a competitive tender process, the National Transport awarded the contract to Go-Ahead Transport Services (Dublin) Limited t/a Go-Ahead Ireland. The contract commenced in March 2020 and is for five years, with an option to extend by up to two years.

The contract and its schedules are available in the links below:


The list of Go-Ahead Ireland routes in this contract are available on the Transport for Ireland (TFI) website.


The contract sets out performance standards that Go-Ahead Ireland must meet in relation to punctuality, reliability and customer service. A proportion of the contractual payment is withheld and is only paid if the performance standards are met by Go-Ahead Ireland.  Performance reports are produced on a periodic (four weekly) and quarterly basis. The performance reports are available here.

Further information

For service updates and further information – please see the Go-Ahead Ireland website.

To plan a local or national journey on the public transport network – please see the Transport for Ireland website.