Bus Éireann News

New Route 225 between Cork Airport & Haulbowline and Enhanced Route 216

Bus Éireann, in conjunction with the National Transport Authority (NTA) are pleased to announce the introduction of a new bus service Route 225 linking Haulbowline – Ringaskiddy – Carrigaline and Cork Airport.

Thursday, 31st October, 2019


Back #InTheDrivingSeat with the launch of low-floor accessible buses from Donegal to Sligo

Today Bus Éireann, in conjunction with the National Transport Authority (NTA) launched two low-entry accessible vehicles on the Route 480 between Ballyshannon and Sligo service with a further 36 accessible vehicles being deployed on Public Services Obligation (PSO) services in Sligo, Mayo, Galway and Clare by the end of this year.

Friday, 6th September, 2019


Bus Éireann announcement regarding 5% discount for online ticket purchases

Bus Éireann customers are advised that on and from 16 September 2019, the 5% online discount will be removed from all commuter, rural and local Bus Éireann services.

Friday, 6th September, 2019


Back in the #Drivingseat with new state-of-the-art bus for Navan Town

Bus Éireann officially launched its sleek new town bus in Navan this week with the help of driver employee Wayne Murphy.

Friday, 9th August, 2019


New fleet and improved bus services for Drogheda

Bus Éireann in conjunction with the National Transport Authority (NTA) are pleased to announce the introduction of significant enhancements to services between Drogheda Town and Laytown commencing from Sunday, 11 August 2019.

Tuesday, 6th August, 2019


Special daily direct services to and from Ballybrit Racecourse

Celebrating 150 years, the 2019 Galway Racing Festival will set off to a flying start next Monday, 29 July 29 until Sunday, 4 August at Ballybrit Racecourse.

Wednesday, 24th July, 2019


Deadline for payment for School Transport Scheme next Friday July 26

Parents and guardians of primary/post-primary school students are being reminded that the closing date for payment for the School Transport Scheme is Friday, July 26th.

Monday, 22nd July, 2019


Leap to the Beach for €1.96 from Waterford to Tramore

If you want to get that true Caribbean feeling without trekking to the other side of the world, you’ll be happy to know that Bus Éireann’s Route 360 offers high frequency and high capacity services from Waterford city to Tramore beach.

Friday, 19th July, 2019


Back in the #Drivingseat with state-of-the-art new buses for Sligo Town

This year Bus Éireann will take delivery of 100 vehicles Nationwide - 5 of these new state-of-the-art buses will be allocated to Sligo town to operate the S1 and S2 services representing an investment of €1.2m.

Tuesday, 9th July, 2019


Sea Sessions 2019

Ireland’s largest beach sports, surf and music festival kicks off on Friday, 21 June, get there with Bus Éireann!

Friday, 14th June, 2019


Bus Éireann celebrates being back #IntheDrivingSeat

Ireland’s largest public transport operator outside of Dublin achieves financial recovery and announces exciting plans for the future

Monday, 20th May, 2019


Explore the Wild Atlantic Way with Bus Éireann’s Route 350

Fancy exploring the Wild Atlantic Way in the west of Ireland by public transport? Now you have the choice to combine your bus ticket with a boat trip with Bill O Brien's Doolin Ferry Company along the Cliffs of Moher or to the Aran Island of Inis Oirr.

Tuesday, 16th April, 2019


New drivers required to join Bus Éireann’s growing team

Bus Éireann has today announced a campaign to recruit more drivers for roles across the country.

Monday, 15th April, 2019


Travel Expressway Route 52 Galway/Ballina for only €5 single

Expressway is promoting the Grand Stretch in the evenings with a great promotional single fare offering of just €5 along our Galway to Ballina route. Customers can travel across the route for only €5 single one-way up until 26 April 2019.

Monday, 1st April, 2019


Bus Éireann’s talented Limerick apprentice wins Ireland Skills Heavy Vehicle Maintenance competition

Bus Éireann is delighted to announce that Limerick apprentice Daniel Curtin based in the Limerick Garage won the recent Ireland Skills 2019 Heavy Vehicle Maintenance Competition in the RDS. Daniel Curtin will now be in with a chance to represent Ireland at the World Skills competition in Russia this coming August.

Friday, 29th March, 2019