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Customer Notice about new bus service 175 from Citywest to UCD

Dear public transport customer, As 24 Public Service Obligation (PSO) bus services, operated by Go-Ahead Ireland are rolled out between now and January 2019, we wanted to let you know what will be different about these services compared to those operated by Dublin Bus, and what will be the same. The first of these routes,… [more]

Public Transport Services in Dublin will continue this weekend

Anne Graham Chief Executive Officer of the national Transport Authority says that public transport in Dublin will continue all through the weekend with a service level that will be as close as possible to a normal weekend schedule. She said: “While the papal visit and the events surrounding it will cause some disruption, it is… [more]

Parking for 3,000 bicycles available for Phoenix Park mass

NTA and has announced that there will be three bicycle parks available for people who want to travel to the Papal Mass in the Phoenix Park by bicycle next Sunday. The facilities are at the DIT Grangegorman, (junction of Grangegorman Rd Upper and North Circular Rd); Civic Offices at Wood Quay; and Scoil Bhríde Cailíní,… [more]

Launch of National Transport Anti-Racism Campaign

A new anti-racism advertisement unveiled today (10.08.18) on Ireland’s public transport will featured 100s of commuters standing in solidarity against racism. Over 1,000 selfies were donated to the cause by commuters and the images were used to create the artwork for the new advertising campaign. Brian Killoran, CEO of the Immigrant Council of Ireland, said,… [more]

NTA publishes local ‘BusConnects’ network review brochures

Interactive maps and route comparison table also live A range of additional materials and resources relating to the proposed new bus services under the Dublin Area Bus Network Review plan are now available at These materials have been prepared as part of the public consultation process that is now underway. They include: Six area-based… [more]

Transport for Ireland introduces ‘Baby on Board’ badges for expectant mothers across all public transport services

Transport for Ireland (TFI), Ireland’s single public transport brand established by the National Transport Authority to promote and integrate public transport services nationwide, has today launched its ‘Baby on Board’ badge campaign. All public transport operators including Bus Éireann, Dublin Bus, Go-Ahead, Luas and Iarnród Éireann are united in their participation for this new initiative,… [more]

Leave your car at home for the Pope Francis Mass

  Today the National Transport Authority (NTA), An Gardaí Síochána and public transport operators outlined the comprehensive transportation plan and road closure system to be put in place for the Visit of Pope Francis. The Pontiff visits Dublin and Knock on the weekend of 25 and 26 August on the invitation of the World Meeting… [more]


Passenger numbers on commercial bus services in Ireland increased to 25.78m in 2017. That’s up from 20.10m in 2013 and 25.25m in 2016. The figures are released today by the NTA in their Statistical Bulletin: 03 / 2018: Commercial Bus Services in Ireland. There has been significant and sustained growth in the commercial bus services… [more]

‘Páistí in Aisce’ ar sheirbhísí LocalLink go dtí an 30 Iúil

Féadfaidh le páistí agus le daoine óga uile faoi bhun 19 mbliana d’aois taisteal in aisce ar cheann ar bith den bhreis agus 1,000 seirbhís Local Link a chuirtear ar fáil go náisiúnta go dtí an 30 Iúil. Spreagann an promóisean ‘Páistí in Aisce’ idir theaghlaigh, pháistí agus déagóirí chun úsáid a bhaint as seirbhísí… [more]


As the public consultation process on the Dublin Area Bus Network Redesign proposals gets under way today, members of the public are being encouraged to engage with the process by completing the consultation survey now available online. Last month NTA published our network redesign proposals which we believe will deliver a better bus system for… [more]