If the French had dithered like we do over major investments in public transport, they would not now be enjoying the benefits of TGV high-speed trains(...)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Paschal Donohoe.  Photograph: Collins

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has rejected claims that he is “softening up” public opinion away from substantial investment in heavy rail,(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe was presented with a list of six options by the NTA last year.  Photograph: The Irish Times

The Government is considering a revised metro system to run between Dublin city centre and the airport and Swords in north county Dublin. The metro pl(...)

Plans for underground Dart scrapped

For decades there have been various plans put forward aimed at creating an integrated high-capacity public transport service for Dublin. However, thes(...)

Hailo has expressed concern over a study that proposes to extend the current “bus gate” at College Green to exclude cars, vans and taxis on a 24-hour basis. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Proposed traffic changes to College Green will have significant impact on taxi passengers, drivers and local businesses, taxi service Hailo has said. (...)

The long-running debate about how to link Dublin Airport and Swords to the city centre with high-quaity public transport seemed to have been settled s(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe TD is expected to decide on the overall capital plan “soon”. Photograph: Sara Freund

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe is close to deciding whether to approve plans for a rail line connecting central Dublin with the city’s(...)

  A spokesman for Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton said the free travel scheme would remain intact. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

State transport providers have privately sought the introduction of rush-hour travel restrictions for holders of free travel passes as part of a revie(...)

Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Paschal Donohoe at the launch of the project to upgrade the Phoenix Park Tunnel and provide train services from Kildare to Grand Canal Dock. Photograph: Eric Luke

Commuter trains using the Phoenix Park tunnel as of next year will not be stopping at Heuston Station. The tunnel links the two largest stations in D(...)

Forget Busáras, the Greens have  suggested a new bus station could be opened on the west side of the city in the Dublin Bus facility on Conyngham Road, near Heuston station. Photograph: Cyril Byrne Busaras.

The Green Party has struggled in recent years to remain politically relevant, but it deserves credit for one of the best public transport suggestions (...)