Bus Éireann News

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


Bus Éireann Statement

The National Transport Authority are responsible for the public transport network and connectivity. A new timetable for the Expressway Route 20/X20, Galway–Athlone–Dublin City–Dublin Airport was approved by the authority and came into effect yesterday, Sunday, 29 July 2018.

Monday, 30th July, 2018


Shuttle it to the Galway Races with Bus Éireann

The 2018 Galway Racing Festival will kick off next Monday, July 30 until Sunday August 5 at Ballybrit Racecourse. Bus Éireann will be providing direct Special Shuttle Services for race-goers for the seven days of this hugely popular event.

Friday, 27th July, 2018


Additional non-stop and limited stop services on Expressway 20/X20

Expressway is pleased to announce the introduction of a new and improved timetable on the Route 20/X20 from Galway-Athlone-Dublin City-Dublin Airport.

Wednesday, 25th July, 2018


See the stunning Cliffs of Moher with Bus Éireann’s Route 350

Travelling the Wild Atlantic Way in the west of Ireland? Take the bus to get there!

Monday, 23rd July, 2018


Company Statement: Bus Éireann appoint new Chief People Officer

Sinéad Kilkelly will join Bus Éireann at the end of August to take up the role of Chief People Officer, reporting directly to the Chief Executive. The position of Chief People Officer is a newly established and critical role to implement the ongoing transformation plan.

Tuesday, 17th July, 2018


Bus Éireann Late Night Services for Galway International Arts Festival

Bus Éireann are delighted to announce late night weekend services on two key city routes, for the upcoming Galway International Arts Festival (GIAF).

Tuesday, 10th July, 2018


Bus Éireann proud transport providers of the World Youth Games Athletes

Bus Éireann are the official transport providers of the International Wheelchair & Amputee Sports (IWAS) World Youth Games. Athletes from all over Ireland and the world have descended onto Athlone IT and the Regional Sports Centre to capitalise on their hard work, talents and dedication in a featured sports programme of Athletics, Table Tennis and Swimming.

Thursday, 5th July, 2018


Bus Éireann Company Announcement

Bus Éireann Chairman Aidan Murphy has today announced that CEO Ray Hernan will depart in the coming months to take on a senior role in another company.

Wednesday, 4th July, 2018


Mayo / Galway corridor service improvements

Bus Éireann Mayo/Galway corridor service improvements to take effect on July 1

Thursday, 28th June, 2018


Achill Island – Westport Service Improvements

Bus Éireann in conjunction with the National Transport Authority are pleased to announce the introduction of an improved bus service on Route 440 for our customers between Achill Island – Achill Sound - Westport.

Friday, 22nd June, 2018


Take Bus Éireanns Expressway Route 30/X30 to the Sea Sessions Surf Music Festival

Sea Sessions 2018 - Ireland’s largest beach party, surf and music festival – kicks off on Friday, 22 June and whether you are glamping or camping, get there with Bus Éireann!

Monday, 18th June, 2018


New express service between Newry and Dublin Airport/Dublin City

Bus Éireann, in conjunction with Translink, is introducing a new express route between Newry, Dublin Airport and Dublin City. Expressway route X5 will have 12 return services a day between Newry and Dublin, and starts operating this Sunday, June 10th.

Wednesday, 6th June, 2018


Closure of N23 Castleisland/Farranfore to impact some Bus Éireann services in Kerry

The closure of the N23 by Kerry County Council for a three month period to demolish and replace Dysert Bridge will affect four Bus Éireann services that travel on this route. Customers should be aware that certain journeys will take longer because of diversions, and that there may be some delays and timetable alterations to the services affected.

Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018