Bus Éireann to Operate Additional Nightrider Services in Leinster this Christmas

Bus Éireann is to operate extra Nightrider services from Dublin to Balbriggan, Drogheda, Dunshaughlin, Navan, Naas, Newbridge and Clane over the Christmas period.

The late night services will operate on December 7th, 8th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 28th and 29th.

The 101N will operate from Busáras, Dublin to Drogheda via Balbriggan at 00.30 and 03.30, and from Drogheda bus station to Dublin at 01.45. Single fares are €7.50 to Balbriggan and €11 to points further than Balbriggan (Julianstown and Drogheda Bus Station).

The 109N will operate from Busáras, Dublin to Navan via Dunshaughlin at 00.30 and 03.30. It will depart from Navan to Dublin at 01.45 and 04.45. Single fares are €7.50 to Dunshaughlin and €11 to Navan.

The 126N will operate from Ha'penny Bridge, Dublin at 00.30 and 03.30 to Newbridge via Kill and Naas. It will depart from Newbridge to Dublin at 01.20 and 4.20, and also stops in Sallins and Clane. Single fares are €7.50 to Kill Junction and €11 to points past Kill Junction (Naas and Newbridge).

The Nightrider services will not operate on December 24th and 25th 2012 or January 1st 2013. Normal Nightrider services from Dublin will resume on Friday, 4th January 2013.

"Our Nightrider services over the Christmas season allow customers to enjoy the festivities and celebrations that the East of the country has to offer. Customers can shop, eat and enjoy all the partying without the expense and hassle of car parking, fuel costs or the expense involved in using other modes of transport," said Joe Kenny, Regional Manager, East, Bus Éireann

Nightrider tickets are not available online but can be purchased from your local bus driver.

Friday, 7th December, 2012