New more direct service from Limerick to Dublin Airport and Dublin City

Bus Éireann is pleased to announce the introduction of a more direct service from Limerick to Dublin Airport and Dublin City on Expressway Route 12.

The service, which begins on Sunday, April 17th 2011, will provide customers with additional early morning departure times from Limerick City. This will offer the customer more choices and provide them with a faster, more convenient service from Limerick to Dublin Airport and Dublin City.

Customers can depart Limerick as early as 2.30am to travel to Dublin Airport and 5.30am hrs to travel to Dublin City Centre

Not only do these new core services provide a faster journey time, they also eliminate the stress and inconvenience of getting to and from Dublin Airport. Route 12 provides customers with the choice of 5 new additional services to Dublin airport from Limerick and 6 new return services available from Dublin Airport every day. Commuter services are available in the am/pm with the integration of services available for the Luas at the Red Cow Stop.

“Bus Éireann is delighted to announce the introduction of new improved services on our Limerick-Dublin service. We feel that customers will now benefit from a range of new services to Dublin Airport with additional new departures from Limerick to Dublin airport and Dublin City at 02.30hrs and 05.30hrs respectively.   This is all part of our attempts to offer new improved Expressway services for our customers”, said Miriam Flynn, Regional Manager, Bus Éireann, Southwest.

The new service from Limerick operates via, Nenagh, Roscrea, Mountrath and Non Stop from Portlaoise to Dublin Airport.

The service from Dublin Airport and Dublin City operates via Portlaoise, Mountrath, Roscrea and Nenagh to Limerick.

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Customers are advised that they can avail of a 10 per cent discount when they buy their ticket online at


Tuesday, 12th April, 2011