Dáil Debates

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Aircraft Noise Bill

Feb
2019
22

Dáil Debates, Transport Tourism and Sport

Dáil Debates, Transport Tourism and Sport

Dáil Issues, Transport Tourism and Sport

Dáil Issues, Parliamentary Questions, Transport Tourism and Sport

To ask the Minister for Transport; Tourism and Sport the discussions he has had with either Iarnród Éireann or Dublin Bus in relation to the reduction in service to north County Dublin; and if he will make a statement on the matter.

REPLY: As Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, I have responsibility for policy and overall funding in relation to public transport.  I am not involved in the day-to-day operations of public transport.

The operation of public transport services by Iarnród Éireann and Dublin Bus is a matter for the respective companies, with oversight by the National Transport Authority (NTA).

In relation to bus services, the NTA recently advised that four more bus routes switched from Dublin Bus to Go-Ahead Ireland from Sunday, December 2nd, in a move that will provide improved services, not just on these routes, but in other parts of the network too.
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