Go-Ahead Ireland (ODMA)

Go-Ahead Ireland – Outer Dublin Metropolitan Area bus services


This contract is for the provision of bus services in the Outer Dublin Metropolitan Area. Following a competitive tender process, the National Transport Authority awarded the contract to Go-Ahead Transport Services (Dublin) Limited t/a Go-Ahead Ireland. The contract commenced in October 2018 and is for five years, with an extension option of 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.