Transport networks in Ireland

Republic of Ireland

  • Irish Rail
    The Republic of Ireland is served by Irish Rail (Iarnrod Éireann), the national rail network. It offers three main options: Intercity, Commuter and Dart passenger services. Iarnrod Éireann welcome bicycles on all services but some restrictions apply during peak travel times. See
  • Bus Eireann 
    Bus Éireann is Ireland’s national bus service. It operates bus services to all counties, towns, and villages through a number of stations, as well as intercity services in cities. Bus Éireann Expressway services carry regular bikes for a fee and covered folding bikes for free. See
  • Transport for Ireland
    National Transport Authority promotes and coordinates the provision of public transport in Ireland. Detailed information on each individual transport operator is still available on their own website. See


Northern Ireland 

  • Translink is Northern Ireland’s main public transport provider offering a range of great value tickets, Smartcards and mobile tickets to help you travel around Northern Ireland by bus and rail. See