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News Archive 2016

07 December 2016

Taxsaver Annual Parking Offer 2016/2017

Annual Taxsaver ticket holders can avail of 12 Months parking in any Iarnród Éireann station car parks with parkbytext™ for €220 for a limited time, a saving of €140 per year.

30 November 2016

Winners of the Journal Journeys Announced

5,000 members of the community and voluntary organisations to benefit from a free return trip with Iarnród Éireann

29 November 2016

Late Night DART, Maynooth and Dundalk Commuter services this holiday season

Please note that services do not operate on both Christmas Day & St Stephens Day 25th & 26th December.

23 November 2016

Join Our Boys this December in Heuston and Connolly Stations

Iarnród Éireann is supporting Join Our Boys Duchenne Research Foundation this December.

17 November 2016

Cork Station Temporary Car Park Open Now

Due to reduced car park availability at the Main Lower Glanmire Road Car Park at Kent station, a new temporary car park is now open off Railway Street.

16 November 2016

Coastal Protection Works taking place between Greystones and Kilcoole

Due to Coastal Protection Works taking place between Greystones and Kilcoole there will be no pedestrian access to the area until January 2017.

16 November 2016

Rail Review 2016: Public consultation on future role of rail in Ireland now open

Report published by Iarnród Éireann and NTA

09 November 2016

Be Winter Ready

We are all advised to Be Winter Ready

03 November 2016

Revised fares from 1st December 2016

Following a determination by the NTA, some fares will be revised from 1st December 2016.

09 October 2016

New car park rates from Monday 24th October 2016

New car park rates will apply at Iarnród Éireann owned and operated car parks from Monday 24th October. Monthly rates will remain unchanged, to benefit regular commuters.

01 October 2016

Join our Team & Get a “MO” on!

Iarnród Éireann will be participating in Movember this year to raise awareness of the importance of men looking after their health. We are asking staff members & customers all around the country to join our team and grow moustaches to raise funds for men’s health projects.

05 September 2016

Truckers are advised to know your heights

We are appealing to truckers to wise up to the height of their vehicles as Bridge Strikes begin to rise again

16 August 2016

Iarnród Éireann Supports Culture Night

Iarnród Éireann is giving you and your family the chance to experience Culture Night 2016

26 July 2016

August Bank Holiday Arrangements

Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail will operate an altered timetable for this August Bank Holiday weekend from 31st July to 1st August.

19 July 2016

Kids Go Free with Child Leap Card!

Child Leap Card holders can travel free from Monday 25th July until Sunday the 7th August (inclusive)

05 July 2016

An Ghaeltacht Specials

Book Now/Cuir Do Thicéad In Áirithe Anois

10 June 2016

New video launched to promote safe user-worked level crossings

Marking International Level Crossing Awareness Day

24 May 2016

1916 Centenary Programme - Portraits and Lives of Rising leaders

Portraits and Lives of Rising leaders to be brought to daily commuters, in partnership with Royal Irish Academy

17 May 2016

Limerick to Ennis line reopens following flooding

Full service resumes

05 May 2016

All Aboard - Cobh Cruises and all Cork has to offer

Take the family on a long weekend vacation or a day trip to Cobh with our fantastic family fares.

04 May 2016

Iarnród Éireann supports Green Ribbon Month

May has been designated green ribbon month to encourage conversations about mental health

31 March 2016

"1916 & The Railways" Exhibition

Iarnród Éireann & The Irish Railway Records Society Launch "1916 & The Railways" Exhibition at Heuston Station

01 February 2016

Tackle the Wild Mediterranean Way Cycle Challenge with Paul Kimmage

Hop in the saddle and join former professional cyclist Paul Kimmage on one of the world’s greatest cycling routes in aid of The Irish Hospice Foundation (IHF).

27 January 2016

Join us in Westport this Saturday to celebrate 150years of the Railway to Westport

A fun day out is ensured for all the family

27 January 2016

Energy efficiency leads to €22million in savings

We have completed substantial rolling stock and facilities upgrades making it 36% more efficient and reducing costs by €22 million.