Campaign pays off as Bus Éireann cuts East Cork fare

Campaign pays off as Bus Éireann cuts East Cork fare

Bus Éireann has bowed to public and political pressure by reducing fares for people in East Cork who had to pay nearly double the price for a journey to Cork City than commuters living further away in Co Waterford.

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National Transport Authority awards €800m contract to Bus Eireann

National Transport Authority awards €800m contract to Bus Eireann

Bus Eireann has been awarded a new five year contract worth more than €800m over five years.

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Drivers will stop taking passengers at Busáras after dark unless security improved

Drivers will stop taking passengers at Busáras after dark unless security improved

Bus drivers say they will not take on passengers at Busáras after dark unless security is improved.

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Bus Éireann cannot rectify pricing anomaly on Dungarvan-Cork route

Bus Éireann cannot rectify pricing anomaly on Dungarvan-Cork route

A senior Bus Éireann official has said there's nothing he can do about an anomaly whereby passengers from Youghal, Co Cork, pay double the price to get to Cork City than commuters from Dungarvan, Co Waterford.

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Bus services should only be cut off in extreme cases, says cllr

Bus services should only be cut off in extreme cases, says cllr

A local councillor in Tallaght in Dublin says bus services should only be cut off in extreme cases.

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'Duck tape had to be used until the gardaí came': NBRU highlights alleged assaults on bus drivers

'Duck tape had to be used until the gardaí came': NBRU highlights alleged assaults on bus drivers

The General Secretary of the National Bus and Rail Union feels it's only a matter of time before a bus driver is seriously injured in an assault.

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NTA plans to put 10% of Bus Eireann services out to tender

NTA plans to put 10% of Bus Eireann services out to tender

The National Transport Authority (NTA) is proposing to put 10% of Bus Éireann services out to tender from 2021.

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Dublin homeowners could receive €25,000 per square metre for gardens lost in new bus plan

Dublin homeowners could receive €25,000 per square metre for gardens lost in new bus plan

Dublin homeowners losing gardens to the proposed Bus Connects project could get compensation worth €25,000 per square metre.

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Bus Éireann strike action postponed as talks get underway

Bus Éireann strike action postponed as talks get underway

Unions and management at Bus Éireann will be hoping to resolve their dispute with talks getting underway today.

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Bus Éireann boss tells committee he is not scaremongering about difficulties

Bus Éireann boss tells committee he is not scaremongering about difficulties

Update 12.30pm: The acting chief executive of Bus Éireann says he's not scaremongering when he says the entire company could go out of business.

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Bus Éireann changes 'required by customers', says chief executive

Bus Éireann changes 'required by customers', says chief executive

The Expressway service will go out of business if cuts to routes are not made, Bus Éireann chief executive Martin Nolan told the Oireachtas Transport Committee today.

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