Bus Éireann News

Bus Éireann wants more women in the driving seat

Bus Éireann is hosting a series of open days around the country this weekend for women who are interested in joining the company as bus drivers.

Thursday, 7th March, 2019


Apprenticeship Recruitment Programme 2019: Heavy Vehicle Mechanics

Our Apprenticeship Recruitment Programme is now open and we are hiring in Dublin, Cork, Waterford, Tralee, Limerick, Thurles, Longford, Galway, Athlone, Ballina, Stranorlar and Sligo

Friday, 1st March, 2019


Travel Way Better with Expressway’s Seat Sale, with fares from as little as €7.99

Expressway is promoting its coach services with a special on-line offer from €7.99

Friday, 1st February, 2019


Waterford’s International Rose of Tralee 2018 Kirsten Mate Maher launches €1 Leap Card Fare

Waterford Rose of Tralee and winner of the 2018 International Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher, today launched a €1 Leap Card promotional single fare on Bus Éireann’s Waterford city services and Route 360 (Waterford-Tramore), commencing Sunday, 27 January until Saturday, 2 March 2019. All cash fares will remain the same.

Monday, 21st January, 2019


New fleet and improved bus services for Waterford City

Bus Éireann, in conjunction with the National Transport Authority (NTA) are pleased to announce the recent introduction of an enhanced Waterford city service.

Tuesday, 11th December, 2018


Bus Éireann launches ‘Go Places’ Competition 2018/19

Bus Éireann launched its Go Places with Bus Éireann 2018 – 2019 competition for Transition Year students today, in which they invited TY students nationwide to express the ir creativity by documenting their school journeys. Broadcaster and DJ Stephen Byrne joined with TY students from Coláiste Cois Life today to mark the launch. The competition is open for all transport modes to school.

Wednesday, 7th November, 2018


Travel Cork-Dublin for only €9.99 and in just 3 Hours with GoBé

For the month of November GoBé customers can travel between Cork and Dublin for as little €9.99 single / €19.98 return. The non-stop service, with limited stops in Cork, Dublin City and Dublin Airport, has a travel time between the two cities of just 3 hours.

Tuesday, 30th October, 2018


Bus Éireann announce appointment of Stephen Kent as CEO

Bus Éireann Chairman Aidan Murphy has today announced the appointment of Stephen Kent as Bus Éireann Chief Executive Officer. Mr Kent’s appointment follows the conclusion of an independent externally managed search process.

Tuesday, 23rd October, 2018


Jump on board Bus Éireann Cork Jazz Festival late night buses

Late night bus services will operate from Cork city to suburbs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, departing at 01.00, 02.00 and 03.00

Thursday, 18th October, 2018


Bus Éireann Statement on NTA Tendering of Bus Services

Bus Éireann Statement on NTA Tendering of Bus ServicesBus Éireann note today’s announcement by the National Transport Authority (NTA) on new proposals for the Direct Award Contracts for public bus services from December 2019 next.

Tuesday, 2nd October, 2018


National Ploughing Championships, Screggan, Tullamore: 20th and 21st September

Bus Éireann will extend its shuttle bus service from Tullamore Rail Station to the National Ploughing site until Friday 21st of September 2018.

Wednesday, 19th September, 2018


National Ploughing Championships Day 2 Refunds

Bus Éireann wishes to advise customers that if you purchased a ticket to travel to the National Ploughing Championships today (Wednesday 19th of September) you will be eligible for a refund.

Wednesday, 19th September, 2018


Share your funniest travel stories with Bus Éireann at the Ploughing to win iPads & more

Heading to National Ploughing Championships next week? Avoid the queues and let public transport get you there. Bus Éireann are providing shuttle buses direct to the Screggan site from Tullamore Train Station and with dedicated bus lanes en-route, a swift and stress-free journey is guaranteed.

Monday, 17th September, 2018


Boost in services for GoBÉ with more early morning departures for Dublin Airport

Take the hassle out of travel from Cork to Dublin with GoBÉ coaches, with 66 extra departures per week now in place.

Friday, 10th August, 2018


Travel by bus in Cork City for only €1

Bus Éireann and Transport for Ireland (TFI) will introduce new promotional fares tomorrow, to mark the re-introduction of bus priority measures in St. Patrick Street, Cork.

Wednesday, 8th August, 2018