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Dublin Coach operations re-commence from Tuesday September 8th

Dublin Coach Covid Safety Measures

We hope you and your families are keeping safe as we all get familiar with living during these difficult times. We are delighted to be able to share the news with you that we are ready to welcome you back on board from Tuesday September 8th.

New Measures for your Safety

More than ever, the health and safety of our customers and staff is our number one priority. Below are the new measures we are introducing for your safety:

  • Online booking is highly recommended
  • Onboard card payment and contactless facilities are now in place. We will no longer be accepting any cash payments on board
  • Leap card payments and Free Travel Pass continue to be accepted
  • Reduced passenger capacity across our services to allow for social distancing
  • Upgraded intense cleaning regime in place
  • Controlled seating arrangements for passenger comfort and safety
  • Face coverings are now mandatory across our services

On Board Card Payment and Contactless Facilities Now Available

We have always been dedicated to your safety and comfort when travelling with us. To keep you, other passengers and our staff safe, onboard card payment and contactless facilities are now in place on all services. From September 8th 2020 we will no longer be accepting any cash payments onboard.

We will continue to accept Leap Card payment in addition to debit cards, credit cards, Apple Pay, Google Pay and Free Travel Pass.

With reduced seating capacity we recommend booking in advance online to ensure that your seat is guaranteed.

Service Re-Commencement Dates

We will recommence the below services on Tuesday September 8th 2020. When services resume, they will run to the normal timetables.

Route 726

N7 Service serving Portlaoise, Monasterevin, Kildare, Newbridge, Naas and Red Cow Luas:

  • From Dublin Airport: The first service leaving Dublin Airport will depart at 01:30 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Portaloise: The first service leaving Portlaoise will depart at 04:30 on Tuesday September 8th
Route 726K

N7 Supplementary Service serving Kildare, Newbridge and Naas:

  • From Kildare: The first service leaving Kildare will depart at 07:30 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Naas: The first service leaving Naas will depart at 08:40 on Tuesday September 8th
Route 300

M7 Express Service serving Ennis/Killarney/Tralee, Limerick, Kildare Village, Red Cow Luas and Dublin City Centre:

  • From Ennis: The first service leaving Ennis will depart at 01:00 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Tralee: The first service leaving Tralee will depart at 01:00 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Killarney: The first service leaving Killarney will depart at 04:30 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Dublin: The first service leaving Dublin City will depart at 06:15 on Tuesday September 8th
Route 600

M9 Express Service serving Cork, Dungarvan, Waterford, Kilkenny, Red Cow Luas and Dublin City Centre:

  • From Cork: The first service leaving Cork will depart at 05:05 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Dublin: The first service leaving Dublin will depart at 06:00 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Waterford: The first service leaving Waterford going to Cork will depart at 06:25 on Tuesday September 8th
  • Re. WIT: The 03:45 service leaving WIT going to Dublin will not run on Tuesday September 8th
Route 816

Portarlington Connector serving Portarlington, Monasterevin and Kildare Village:

  • From Portarlington: The first service leaving Portarlington will depart at 06:35 on Tuesday September 8th
  • From Kildare: The first service leaving Kildare Village will depart at 07:40 on Tuesday September 8th
Routes 307 and 308

Limerick City servicing Limerick City Centre, University of Limerick and Castletroy:

  • The first service leaving outside Superdrug on William Street will depart at 06:45 on Tuesday September 8th

The following services are subject to further announcement:

Route 400

M1 Express Service servicing Dublin and Belfast will recommence at a later date.

Route 750

Dundrum to Dublin Airport Services will recommence at a later date.

Upgraded Intense Cleaning Regime In Place

Passenger safety and comfort has always been our top priority, we now have upgraded intense cleaning regimes in place on all of our coaches.

  • The coaches are cleaned thoroughly after each journey
  • Windows are cleaned daily
  • All touch points disinfected after each journey
  • Toilets thoroughly cleaned after each journey
  • The cabin is swept, mopped and hoovered daily
  • Ozone machines used daily to clean the air and kill all viruses, bacteria and germs