Blog Archive

Jun 11 / 2013


The Gathering Railway Heritage tour - Day 3

The final leg of the tour takes us to Waterford, and a locally run heritage railway, and takes the scenic route back to Dublin.

Jun 7 / 2013


The Gathering Railway Heritage tour - Day 2

John O'Flaherty takes off on Day 2 of our special Railway heritage tour for The Gathering: to Belfast

Jun 6 / 2013



The Gathering Railway Heritage tour - Day 1

Train Enthusiast and intrepid traveller John O’Flaherty took to the rails to sample Iarnród Éireann’s Railway Heritage tour, developed for The Gathering. He wasn’t disappointed!

Mar 12 / 2013


Go Green by Train to the Parade this St. Patrick’s Weekend!

Start thinking green by booking your rail ticket to the parade! Here's some family day out ideas, and we can help you get there to be part of the celebrations!

Mar 4 / 2013


The timetable planning cycle - looking back and looking forward

Our new timetable has now been in place for six weeks - Jim Walsh, Operating Planning Manager, looks at the process to produce a timetable in detail, and how feedback from customers helps the process.

Dec 12 / 2012


Meet our customer service award winners!

This week, we presented Customer Service awards to our staff in a range of areas, reward those members of the Iarnród Éireann team who excelled in high standards of customer care.

Dec 6 / 2012


Days Out this Christmas! Festive fun ideas taking place around Ireland for you and the family.

There's plenty of festive family events taken place around Ireland this Christmas. Here's just ideas of how to entertain the family over the holiday and we can get you there!

Nov 30 / 2012

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Carols for Commuters this Christmas!

This Christmas, we're supporting St. Michaels House one of the largest providers of services to people with an intellectual disability in Ireland, who are bringing some Christmas cheers to Connolly and Heuston Stations!

Oct 16 / 2012

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Days (and weekends!) Out by Rail October Bank Holiday special! Comedy, Jazz plus lots more festival ideas for October!

There are festivals galore taking place all over Ireland this month, and particularly around the October bank holiday weekend. All can be reached by train and hopefully they can help brighten your weekend!

Oct 15 / 2012

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A night at the blog awards

Woo-hoo, we won Best Corporate Blog at Blog Awards Ireland 2012. We report on the Irish blogosphere's big night out....