Roadworks between Dundalk and Castleblayney affecting Route 162

Due to roadworks, the N53 between Dundalk and Castleblayney will be closed at Hackballscross for an estimated three months, starting this Monday, 24 August 2015.

These roadworks will affect Route 162, Monnaghan to Dundalk and as a result, the departure times of the service.

From next Monday, 24 August 2015, the 0730 from Monaghan to Dundalk will depart at 0720 and also depart Castleblayney ten minutes earlier.   

The bus will take a diversion off the N53, but is due to arrive at Dundalk Bus Station and Dundalk IT at the same times.

Services will returning in the evening, there are no changes to departure times from Dundalk, but due to the longer diverted journey, it will now arrive into Castleblayney and Monaghan ten minutes later than at present.

These changes have been approved by the National Transport Authority

Thursday, 20th August, 2015