Bus Éireann News

Bus Éireann announces improved services and times in County Tipperary

Passengers travelling from Cashel to Limerick are benefitting from significantly enhanced services and timetables on Route 332 operated by Bus Éireann on behalf of the National Transport Authority. The enhanced Route 332 now links Cashel with Limerick City for the first time while other improvements include a trebling of services, additional stops in Limerick City as well as an evening service departing Limerick at 20.00pm. Tipperary students are also benefitting from a direct service from Cashel to the University of Limerick.

Thursday, 1st December, 2022


Bus Éireann announces improved services and times in County Cork

Passengers travelling from Mitchelstown to Limerick are benefitting from significantly enhanced services and timetables on Route 328 operated by Bus Éireann on behalf of the National Transport Authority. The enhanced Route 328 now includes improved options for connecting with Irish Rail services as well as local Limerick services. Daily services between Mitchelstown and Limerick have tripled, including peak time services for commuters.

Thursday, 1st December, 2022


72% of 19-23 year olds say they use public transport more now than 3 years ago – Expressway survey

72 per cent of young adults say that they are using public transport more now than three years ago, according to an Expressway survey conducted among 19-23 year-olds outside of Dublin. This is a significant increase in the number of young people choosing public transport over private cars. Expressway is Bus Éireann’s commercial intercity service, the largest in the country with 14 national routes.

Thursday, 24th November, 2022


Bus Éireann’s Expressway encourages passengers to get the coach to Waterford’s Winterval Festival

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, is encouraging members of the public to travel stress free and in comfort to Waterford’s Winterval Festival by travelling with Expressway, Official Transport Partner of Winterval.

Tuesday, 22nd November, 2022


Bus Éireann to operate between Dunmore East, Waterford and Portlaw

Bus Éireann is pleased that it will operate Public Service Obligation (PSO) services connecting Portlaw, Waterford city and Dunmore East from 1 November 2022, under contract to the National Transport Authority (NTA), and to support the NTA over time in the development and expansion of this route.

Tuesday, 18th October, 2022


Cavan Engineering team recognised for going the extra mile at Bus Éireann’s regional GEM Awards

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, has celebrated its employees’ achievements in 2022 at the regional annual GEM (‘Go the Extra Mile’) Awards, which recognise excellent customer service, community impact, performance and forward-thinking.

Friday, 14th October, 2022


Drogheda Depot and team recognised for going the extra mile at Bus Éireann’s regional GEM Awards

Bus Éireann, Ireland’s national bus company, has celebrated its employees’ achievements in 2022 at the regional annual GEM (‘Go the Extra Mile’) Awards, which recognise excellent customer service, community impact, performance and forward-thinking.

Friday, 14th October, 2022


Expressway announces fare increase while introducing discounts for online ticket buyers

Expressway, Ireland’s largest coach network, has announced changes to its fare structure aimed at minimising the impact of rising costs on the business and incentivising online ticket purchases. This is the first fare review since 2018.

Friday, 7th October, 2022


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