Late-night DART & Commuter Services 15th, 16th & 22nd December

28 November 2017

Late-night services will serve all stations on DART, Dundalk, Maynooth and Kildare Commuter lines, including Pearse to Kildare via Phoenix Park Tunnel.

Late night DART and Commuter services are back on the weekends in the run-up to Christmas, and after Dublin’s New Year’s Eve celebrations.

For the first time ever, commuters on the Kildare commuter line will have late-night services from the heart of the city centre, with services from Dublin Pearse to Kildare operating via the Phoenix Park Tunnel line. 

Late night DART and Commuter services are part of a range of late night public transport services available this Christmas season. Full details of all public transport late night services are available from Transport for Ireland at

Additional Late Night DART and Commuter Services

Late night services will operate on:

Friday 15th, Saturday 16th and Friday 22nd December at the following times:

  • 00:30hrs and 01:30hrs from Dublin Pearse serving all stations to Howth
  • 00:30hrs and 01:30hrs from Dublin Connolly serving all stations to Greystones
  • 00:40hrs and 01:40hrs from Dublin Pearse serving Tara Street, Dublin Connolly, and all stations from Howth Junction to Dundalk
  • 00:20hrs and 01:55hrs from Dublin Pearse serving all stations to Maynooth
  • 23:50hrs and 01:50hrs from Dublin Pearse serving all stations to Drumcondra, and all stations from ParkWest to Kildare (NEW for 2017)
  • New Year's Eve services will be confirmed in the coming days

To search the late night services on our journey planner, please use the following date for services operating after midnight (eg search Saturday 16th December for services after midnight on night of Friday 15th December). 

Late night services will have security personnel on board to ensure customer safety.

Terms and Conditions

  • Fares will be charged at normal rates, meaning customers can use Leapcard and buy cash fares for the best value Christmas travel option
  • Weekly, monthly and annual season tickets are valid on late night services, so season ticket holders will be able to use the late night services at no extra charge

Enjoy a host of christmas festivities this season all easily accessible by train! Visit our Christmas blog for the best family events!

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