Bus Éireann has cited  commercial obligations as a pretext for considering cuts to some services. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Bus Éireann has agreed to temporarily suspend plans to cut part of its Dublin to Cork Expressway service following a public meeting in opposition to t(...)

Bus Éireann chief executive Martin Nolan said if the Government wanted smaller towns and villages on commercial routes to be serviced, it would have to pay a subsidy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Planned cuts to some of Bus Éireann’s rural routes have been condemned by farm groups and organisations of rural and older people. The national bus se(...)

 Bus Éireann says the “meeting was convened so that both the company, and these unions, could state their position on the matter”. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish times

Talks got under way yesterday on a claim for pay increases for staff at the State-owned transport company Bus Éireann.In January, the company restore(...)

Walkers are seen in front of windturbines in a snow-covered Co Leitrim this weekend. Photograph: S Gallagher

There will be no respite from the cold over the next few days with forecasters predicting snow and sub zero temperatures until the end of the week.Las(...)

Waves crash against the Kerry coast in Dingle. Photograph: Gerald Horgan

Violent south-westerly winds battered towns and cities across the State throughout the night, with reports of fallen trees, spot flooding and structur(...)

Bus Éireann hopes to increase the size of its fleet and expects to acquire about 200 buses over the next two years.

Bus Éireann has called for more bus lanes as new figures show passenger numbers increased by more than 1 million in 2014.Total road passenger journeys(...)

Bus Éireann will operate a Saturday service on New Year’s Eve with all buses stopping at around 10pm. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Dart and Green line Luas services will run late on New Year’s Eve to accommodate those celebrating in Dublin city centre. On New Year’s Day, services (...)

Michael Flaherty (59), a Bus Éireann worker, of Galway City, leaving court after the High Court case involving squatters rights on a property on Henry St, Galway. Photograph: Courtpix

A man who failed to establish squatters’ rights on the house he has lived in for most of his life is to be allowed remain there for another year, the (...)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe said: “I am committed to the tendering of 10 per cent of bus routes.” Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

The Minister for Transport has again given his support to controversial plans to put out to tender a number of routes traditionally operatedby Dublin (...)

Santa Claus. Health and safety regulations prohibit Bus Éireann drivers dressing as the Christmas mascot. Photograph: Getty Images

Passengers on a Cork bus will protest on Friday to reinstate a much loved Christmas tradition. The move follows the introduction of regulations that p(...)