What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files placed on your computer or internet enabled device by websites in order to add functionality. A cookie can be used to identify a user’s computer or internet enabled device to the website, or to other third party websites. This allows websites to improve the way they work, such as remembering preferences expressed by a user or tracking a user’s use of a website for statistical analysis. Typically, cookies involve the assigning of a unique number to the visitor.
Cookies on Bus Éireann websites
Bus Éireann sets the following types of cookies on your device when you visit our websites:
- Strictly necessary cookies
- Performance and analytics cookies
- Targeting and advertising cookies
These cookies are a mixture of first party cookies, which we set ourselves, and third party cookies that are set by third party service providers.
Other third party cookies
Some cookies that have been set on our websites are not related to Bus Éireann. When you visit a page with content embedded from a third party such as YouTube, Twitter or Facebook, these service providers may set their own cookies on your web browser.
Controlling and disabling cookies
If you do not want your browser to accept cookies, you can turn off the cookie acceptance option in your browser settings. For further information about how to turn off cookie acceptance please refer to the “Help” function in your browser.
Please note that disabling cookie support may prevent the Website from functioning properly and you may not be able to fully utilise all of its features and services. Click the link for more information on how to manage cookies, including how to opt-out of performance cookies.
Click the link for more information on how to opt out of Google Analytics.