Bus Éireann News

Over 1,500 children to take part in Aldi Community Games National finals this weekend

Over 1,500 children along with their families and supporters from all over Ireland will travel to the UL Arena in University of Limerick this Saturday to take part in the Aldi Community Games finals for swimming and outdoor team sports. The National finals for swimming and outdoor team sports events commence at 9am for team sports and 12 noon for the swimmers. Tickets are now available at www.communitygames.ie.

Friday, 23rd September, 2022


Bus Éireann wants to share the gift of reading with #ReadMór on Culture Night!

Culture Night 2022 takes place across Ireland on Friday, 23 September and Bus Éireann are encouraging customers to #ReadMór, in partnership with the Arts Council. To celebrate Culture Night 2022, the Arts Council will be gifting free books by 21 top Irish authors to customers travelling on Bus Éireann’s Expressway services.

Tuesday, 20th September, 2022


Bus Éireann wants to put you in the Driving Seat with 25 roles available for drivers in Limerick

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company and the operator of Limerick city and county bus services, is hosting two open days in Limerick this Friday and Saturday for people who are interested in joining the company as full-time and part-time bus drivers. The company currently has openings for 25 new drivers in Limerick, with open days on Friday, 16 September and Saturday, 17 September at Roxboro Road bus depot from 8.00am to 2.00pm.

Wednesday, 14th September, 2022


Special direct services for Galway passengers travelling to the Garth Brooks concerts in Croke Park

Bus Éireann announces special direct services for Galway passengers travelling to the Garth Brooks concerts in Croke Park this September

Monday, 5th September, 2022


Over 1,000 children to take part in Aldi Community Games National Arts and Culture Finals

Over 1,000 talented children along with their families and supporters from all over Ireland will travel to the VISUAL Arts Theatre in Carlow this weekend to take part in the second of the National Aldi Community Games finals. Children aged between six and sixteen from all over Ireland will be taking part in the National Arts and Culture Finals in a host of different events including Art, Handwriting, Singing, Dancing, Chess, Model Making and more. The events will commence from 9am and go straight through until 6pm on both days.

Friday, 26th August, 2022


Customer demand drives expansion of Bus Éireann’s Expressway Eurolines service

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, has announced an additional peak weekly service on its Expressway Eurolines route linking Dublin with London and Birmingham.

Friday, 19th August, 2022


Bus Éireann & the NTA announce the extension of the TFI Travel Assistance Scheme to Cork

Bus Éireann and the National Transport Authority (NTA) have announced the extension of the Transport for Ireland (TFI) Travel Assistance Scheme to passengers in Cork from September 2022.

Thursday, 18th August, 2022


School Transport Scheme Services – Allocation of tickets for Primary and Post-Primary Services

In July 2022, Government announced funding for the waiving of school transport scheme fees for the coming school year as part of a wider package of cost of living measures.

Thursday, 18th August, 2022


Customer notice for Bus Éireann services during Westlife concerts in Pairc Uí Chaoimh

Bus Éireann customers in Cork are advised that they can get to the Westlife concerts in Pairc Uí Chaoimh this Friday, 12 August and Saturday 13 August on existing Bus Éireann services.

Thursday, 11th August, 2022


2,000 children to take part in Aldi Community Games National Athletics Track and Field Finals

2,000 children from all over Ireland will travel to SETU Carlow Sports Complex this weekend to take part in the first of the National Aldi Community Games events. Children aged between six and sixteen will be competing in the National Athletics Track and Field Finals with 28 different track events and 14 field events starting from 9am until 7pm. Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company is very proud to be the National Travel Partner of Community Games and will have employees on site to meet and greet athletes, family and friends this Saturday, 13 of August at SETU Carlow Sports Complex.

Thursday, 11th August, 2022


One year since the introduction of Ireland’s first hydrogen buses

Bus Éireann and the National Transport Authority (NTA) are marking the one-year anniversary of the introduction of Ireland’s first hydrogen fuel-cell electric double-deck buses, which have so far delivered over 60,000 kilometres emission free, the equivalent of travelling between Dublin and Sydney three-and-a-half times.

Friday, 5th August, 2022


Give back to give more - Bus Éireann & Grow Mental Health launch reverse vending machine

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, is encouraging customers in Donegal to return their plastic bottles and aluminium drinks cans to the newly-installed reverse vending machine in Letterkenny bus station.

Thursday, 28th July, 2022


Bus Éireann services in Waterford this weekend

Bus Éireann is advising customers to plan their journeys in advance this weekend, as Bus Éireann services in Waterford city and county are expected to be busy with a number of local events and festivals.

Thursday, 28th July, 2022


Bus Éireann services for Mullingar Fleadh, Sunday 31 July to Sunday 7 August

Bus Éireann is advising customers hoping to attend the opening festivities of Mullingar Fleadh this weekend, Sunday 31st July that Expressway Route 22 and Route 23 and PSO Route 115 services will be operating to regularly scheduled timetables, with some stops in Mullingar unable to be serviced due to diversions in place for Mullingar Fleadh.

Thursday, 28th July, 2022


Bus Éireann announces special direct shuttle services for passengers travelling to the Galway Races

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, is encouraging racing fans to leave their cars at home when travelling to the Galway Races between Monday, 25 July and Sunday, 31 July, by taking one of their special shuttle services from Eyre Square to Galway Racecourse at Ballybrit instead.

Thursday, 21st July, 2022