Blog Archive

Mar 8


Go Beyond the Pale for St. Patrick’s Day 2018

Spectacular St.Patrick's Day festivals are taking all across Ireland and we want to get you there!

Feb 22

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Railway People: Eamonn Newbanks, Duty Manager, Central Traffic Control

Meet Eamonn Newbanks, one of four Duty Managers based at Connolly Station who oversee the day to day operations of services across the network

Jan 25


Ireland By Rail: Romantic Valentine’s Day Destinations

Irish Rail can take you more places than just to work. If you’re planning a romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day why not let Irish Rail take you there?

Jan 22


Upcoming GAA Fixtures

It's a fresh new year with a fresh new look for the GAA season. Get on board to support your county!

Jan 4


Answer Irelands Call - Travel by Train to Aviva Stadium

NatWest 6 Nations kicks off on the 3rd February and the boys in green first home game in the Aviva Stadium on 10th February against Italy with the hopes of winning a 3rd NatWest 6 Nations title in 4 years.

Jan 1


Try this year's Pro14 and travel by train

Take the family on a day out with our fantastic Family Fares or avail of our discounts when you use a Leap Card.

Dec 20 / 2017


Welcome in the New Year with Dublin's NYF!

New Year’s Festival Dublin includes 2 Days of Excitement with 4 Spectacular Events. Ring in 2018 at Liffey Lights Midnight Moment – a dazzling light, aerial and aquatic display. Join the Countdown Celebrations at Family Friendly Liffey Lights Midnight Moment Matinee event Celebrate with Kodaline at the 3Countdown Concert Kick-start 2018 at the 3New Year’s Day Celebration

Nov 28 / 2017


Supporting Focus Ireland to fight homelessness in Ireland

Throughout December, we'll be helping Focus Ireland and you can help too.

Nov 13 / 2017


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 6 / 2017


Industrial relations issues

An overview of the current industrial relations issues, which have resulted in a series of 24-hour work stoppages on 1st, 7th, 14th and 23rd November, and 8th December.