Blog Archive

May 12


Get To The Marquee - By The Banks of My Own Lovely Lee

The Marquee has some great artists performing over the coming months and the train is the perfect way to get you there. The Marquee is only a short walk from Kent station and with our fantastic web fares from you can sit back, relax and let us do the driving.

Apr 26


Video: see the new customer facilities on board the Dublin/Belfast Enterprise

Take a look at the €15.3 million refurbishment of the Enterprise train fleet, now in service

Apr 7

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Video blog: Flooding at Ballycar on the Ennis to Limerick line

With flood levels having peaked and now receding, the Ennis to Limerick line is expected to reopen by mid-May 2016.

Valerie Scott, Assistant Regional Manager (West), Iarnród Éireann Infrastructure outlines the extent of flooding, why the line has flooded for such a prolonged period, and discusses possible solutions.

Mar 15


Commemorate 1916 with Iarnród Éireann this Easter

There will be a particular concentration of centenary commemorative events in Dublin and nationwide on Easter Sunday and Easter Monday, 27th - 28th March, with a mixture of formal ceremonial occasions and informal cultural and historical events.

Mar 15


St Patrick' Day Events in Ireland

It’s where crowds line the streets across the country with two things in common, green ensembles from head to toe and smiles for ear to ear. St. Patricks Day is nothing short of wonderful so why not join in on the festivities across the country and create those invaluable family memories that will be cherished forever.

Feb 4


Get On-board with Iarnród Éireann and Support your Local GAA Heroes.

The new season of the Allianz Football Leagues started with a bang with some impressive performances.This is a golden opportunity to see the upcoming talent and what they can bring to the championship

Jan 11


Ireland is Calling you to the Aviva Stadium

RBS 6 Nations kicks off on the 6th February and the boys in green start off the campaign in the Aviva Stadium on the 7th February against Wales with the hopes of winning a 3rd straight RBS 6 Nations title.

Dec 11 / 2015


Family Fun with Iarnród Éireann this Holiday Season

Ireland comes alive this Christmas and New Years period with magical events happening all over Ireland and with the help of Irish Rail let us get you and your family there to enjoy all of the wonder and excitement of the season.

Nov 26 / 2015


Train To Paris - Railways at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change

The UIC - the worldwide professional association representing the railway sector - is promoting rail as a sustainable mode of travel at COP21, the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Paris, November to December 2015.

Oct 23 / 2015


Take the Train to see the Giants of Rugby in the Champions Cup?

The European Rugby Champions Cup kicks off on the 13th November with the top names in European rugby competing for that elusive spot in Grand Stade de Lyon on the 14th May 2016.