Only 50 per cent of the usual number of commuters travelled by train on Friday morning following the 4am decision to call off industrial action. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

The National Bus and Rail Workers Union (NBRU) has dismissed Irish Rail’s claim that the company formally offered to refer talks to the Labour Court a(...)

Full Dart and Irish Rail services will operate as normal through Friday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

An eerie silence echoed through the main hall of Connolly Station in Dublin on Friday morning as a handful of morning commuters arrived to catch Dart (...)

Passengers are seen on the Dart on Friday morning. All Iarnród Éireann are operating as normal after a planned three-hour work stoppage on Friday was called off. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

Unions and management at Iarnród Éireann are to discuss the dispute at the company in the Labour Court after a planned strike on Friday morning was(...)

A spokesman for Irish Rail advised passengers on Thursday to plan as if industrial action was going ahead.  Photograph: Bryan O’Brien /The Irish Times

Rail commuters should prepare for delays and possible strike action from 6am-9am on Friday morning as talks at averting a stoppage by Iarnród Éirea(...)

Talks aimed at averting a strike by Iarnród Éireann staff are expected to continue today. Train drivers represented by Siptu and the National Bus and (...)

A three-hour stoppage, the second in two weeks, is planned from 6am-9am on Friday by drivers who are members of Siptu and the NBRU. File photograph: Aidan Crawley

Hopes of averting an Iarnród Éireann strike planned for this Friday receded on Monday after unions accused the company of trying to undermine their(...)

The National Transport Authority said on Friday the cost of  many fares for Dublin Bus, Irish Rail, Luas and Bus Eireann passengers will rise from December.

The cost of using public transport for some commuters is set to go up from the beginning of December although the authority which regulates prices has(...)

A further three-hour rail stoppage is planned for  Friday, November 6th. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Irish Rail drivers will have to drive more, and some jobs may be lost to achieve a desired pay rise and reduced working week, according to a briefing (...)

Train drivers have already voted for industrial action. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

With thousands of train passengers set to face disruption as a result of strike action in the weeks ahead, the prospect of industrial action has also (...)

Irish Rail has said all services to Portlaoise, Cork, Galway, Waterford, Westport, Limerick and Kerry will be delayed

Services to and from Heuston station have resumed following a fatality near Sallins earlier today. A spokeswoman for Irish Rail said “everything is ba(...)