Christmas & New Year Schedule

Christmas & New Year Schedule

IF YOU ARE travelling with us this Christmas season, now is the time to make sure you have all of the up-to-date information. If you need to book your ticket you still got time!

Main Routes & Airport Routes

Christmas day is the only day when our Main Routes & Airport Routes are not in action. Our bus drivers need to take a little rest with their families 👮🏼

These services will resume fully on St Stephen’s Day and run as normal over New Years.


Please note if travelling from Dublin Airport our NEW Bus Shelters are now nearer arrivals so you’ve less time to walk in the cold! View Dublin Airport Bus Shelters here.

Daily College Routes

Carlow IT


All buses serving Carlow IT will finish up on Friday 16th December apart from Portlaoise to Carlow Service. This will finish up on Friday 22nd December at 13.00hrs.  ALL services will start back on Monday 9th January.


Maynooth University Routes

All buses serving Maynooth College will finish up on Friday 16th December and will start back on Friday 6th January for exams.

Weekend Colleges Routes

All buses serving NUI Galway and UL will finish up on Friday 16th December. NUI Galway and UL will start back Sunday 22nd January 2017.

Local Services

All local services will finish up on Friday 23rd December and will start back on Tuesday 3rd January. With the exception of the Waterford Town Service will fully resume on the 28th December.

Happy Travelling 🙂

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