Trains travelling to and from Dublin to the south of Ireland on Wednesday morning have been delayed for up to an hour. Cork, Kerry and Limerick train(...)

National Bus and Rail Union drivers “have an expectation that they will be balloted” on industrial action

Train users are facing an autumn of misery following a warning from unions that drivers are to be balloted on industrial action. According to the Nat(...)

Luas in Dublin city centre: cars are necessary but too many are bad. Towns designed for cars rather than people don’t work. It is essential we strike the right balance. Photograph: David Sleator

Submissions on the joint Dublin City Council/National Transport Agency transport proposals were due by August 7th, and almost immediately after that t(...)

Soprano Aoife Gibney from Dublin singing at the launch of the Culture Night announced in Merrion Square on Tuesday. Photograph: The Irish Times

A record 40 locations throughout the country will be taking part in the 10th annual Culture Night next month when special events and late-night openin(...)

Website of Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann 2015, taking place in Sligo.

Sligo was full of people dragging wheelie suitcases and musical instruments through its streets on Sunday as Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann , “the biggest (...)

NCPS said turnover rose by €800,000 from €11.4 million to €12.2 million while operating profit reached €235,368 compared to a loss of €669 in the previous year. Photograph: Peter Thursfield

Nationwide Controlled Parking Systems (NCPS), the State’s largest parking services business, returned to profit last year despite what it described a(...)

Mounted Garda Horses Donagh & Oscar with Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Mr Paschal Donohoe TD during the launch of the RSA and Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) Booklet  on Wednesday. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins 1:34

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has said EU proposals to open up the domestic rail network to tender are not viable in Ireland’s case. The Gove(...)

An Intercity train. File photograph: Irish Rail/Iarnród Éireann

State-owned train operator Irish Rail (Iarnród Éireann) is likely to face bankruptcy if it loses the right to run services as a result of proposed ch(...)

Rail passengers experienced severe delays today after a Cork-bound train broke down in Kildare. The 1pm service from Heuston to Cork failed at Kildar(...)

The Irish railway system has always been operated by Irish Rail, part of the State-owned CIÉ

What’s all this about the EU trying to change the Irish railway system? The European Commission is working on legislation to establish a single rai(...)