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Forum: Dublin Rosslare 10-08-2018, 17:04
Replies: 20
Views: 2,454
Posted By berneyarms
I know all of that - my point all along was - if...

I know all of that - my point all along was - if you want to do online you canít due to ATW not enabling it.
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 09-08-2018, 18:25
Replies: 20
Views: 2,454
Posted By berneyarms
Try doing it online via the arriva trains wales...

Try doing it online via the arriva trains wales website.
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 09-08-2018, 12:42
Replies: 20
Views: 2,454
Posted By berneyarms
The issue is that using the Rosslare-Fishguard...

The issue is that using the Rosslare-Fishguard route it is impossible to buy a sail/rail ticket using any Irish station other than Rosslare Europort as the origin/destination, despite the connections...
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 31-07-2018, 20:01
Replies: 20
Views: 2,454
Posted By berneyarms
That sailing arrives and departs only on three...

That sailing arrives and departs only on three days of the week and it has completely different times each day - not exactly easy to produce a rail timetable around that and keep everyone else on the...
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 30-07-2018, 18:31
Replies: 20
Views: 2,454
Posted By berneyarms
Would that not be a decision for the NTA given...

Would that not be a decision for the NTA given that they now specify service levels for all PSO services, be they bus or rail?
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 30-07-2018, 18:30
Replies: 20
Views: 2,454
Posted By berneyarms
Erm there is a rail connection off the Irish...

Erm there is a rail connection off the Irish Ferries sailing into Rosslare.

The ferries arrive from France at either 11:00 or 11:30. The train leaves at 12:55.

That allows for wriggle room if the...
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 26-06-2018, 21:00
Replies: 13
Views: 966
Posted By berneyarms
That provincial bus restriction was only on...

That provincial bus restriction was only on Friday evenings on departures between 16:00 & 19:00 from Dublin, Cork and Limerick. Not exactly unreasonable.

The city bus restrictions applied to Dublin,...
Forum: Mallow-Cork-Cobh/Midleton 26-06-2018, 19:46
Replies: 2
Views: 731
Posted By berneyarms
Thatís the result of the long running mentoring...

Thatís the result of the long running mentoring dispute which wasnít helped by the previous CEO who dug his heels in.

Hopefully when the current crop of trainees are passed out this problem will be...
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 25-06-2018, 12:29
Replies: 13
Views: 966
Posted By berneyarms
Just to clarify that DB are receiving a...

Just to clarify that DB are receiving a replacement vehicle for every bus transferred to Go Ahead - these will expand the service on routes retained by DB.

The PSO fleet in Dublin will expand by...
Forum: Dublin Sligo 05-06-2018, 18:07
Replies: 22
Views: 1,203
Posted By berneyarms
Just to add that the reasons for the collapse of...

Just to add that the reasons for the collapse of the service with Northern Rail are:

1) Delays in delivering infrastructure improvements by Network Rail resulting in insufficient drivers completing...
Forum: Dublin Sligo 05-06-2018, 17:03
Replies: 22
Views: 1,203
Posted By berneyarms
Thatís a lot of doom and gloom predicted...

Thatís a lot of doom and gloom predicted there.

Given that DART running times are to increase (per the last draft) to reflect reality that should mean greater reliability not poorer.

Letís wait and...
Forum: Dublin Sligo 04-06-2018, 17:41
Replies: 22
Views: 1,203
Posted By berneyarms
I would imagine this is simply reinstating the...

I would imagine this is simply reinstating the trains that were cut from the timetable during the recession to cut costs.

Restoring the 07:05 and 09:05 ex-Dublin and the 17:00 and 19:00 ex-Sligo...
Forum: Up To Date Travel Information 22-05-2018, 13:23
Replies: 11
Views: 1,123
Posted By berneyarms
This wasnít minor - the signalling panel caught...

This wasnít minor - the signalling panel caught fire. Thatís as bad as it can get.
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 22-05-2018, 13:22
Replies: 15
Views: 1,237
Posted By berneyarms
Bit difficult to add trains when thereís damn all...

Bit difficult to add trains when thereís damn all spare rolling stock. I think you may be engaging in a bit of hyperbole here.

The Local Link services are an important addition across the country...
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 10-05-2018, 18:27
Replies: 15
Views: 1,237
Posted By berneyarms
Bray - Greystones can handle two DARTs in each...

Bray - Greystones can handle two DARTs in each direction per hour plus up to two additional services, which are normally used for the DSE Line services) - thatís the max operationally that you would...
Forum: Dublin Rosslare 09-05-2018, 18:07
Replies: 15
Views: 1,237
Posted By berneyarms
So what service elsewhere on the network would...

So what service elsewhere on the network would you shorten/cancel to provide the rolling stock for such an additional service?

Not sure what increasingly apparent evidence there is of antipathy...
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 11-12-2017, 23:26
Replies: 22
Views: 4,582
Posted By berneyarms
Itís primarily the DART timetable though, as all...

Itís primarily the DART timetable though, as all the commuter routes have their own route timetables. Itís generally the last of the main timetables to be published, based on previous changes.

As to...
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 11-12-2017, 23:04
Replies: 22
Views: 4,582
Posted By berneyarms
It was uploaded today (Monday).

It was uploaded today (Monday).
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 11-12-2017, 00:26
Replies: 13
Views: 3,056
Posted By berneyarms
Same providers as on the Enterprise - Clare based...

Same providers as on the Enterprise - Clare based Corporate Catering.
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 10-12-2017, 16:58
Replies: 22
Views: 4,582
Posted By berneyarms
All of the route timetables (including the...

All of the route timetables (including the Northern Line) are updated - as far as I can tell the DART pdf is the only one left?
Forum: Longford-Maynooth-Dunboyne-Clonsilla-Dublin line 05-12-2017, 19:16
Replies: 1
Views: 977
Posted By berneyarms
There's nothing new in that thread. That was...

There's nothing new in that thread.

That was always the plan for the December timetable change (to tie in with LUAS cross-city opening), but it was scuppered by the union's refusal to accept new...
Forum: Luas Discussion 26-11-2017, 13:07
Replies: 6
Views: 2,594
Posted By berneyarms
There may be untimetabled extra peak services (as...

There may be untimetabled extra peak services (as there are now) between Sandyford and St Stephenís Green that may use the siding to stable before returning south.
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 07-11-2017, 15:02
Replies: 13
Views: 3,056
Posted By berneyarms
Service increases on the Maynooth line have only...

Service increases on the Maynooth line have only been objected to by the unions in the last week - we donít know what the companyís response will be yet.

The timetable could be deferred altogether...
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 07-11-2017, 11:27
Replies: 13
Views: 3,056
Posted By berneyarms
Not quite true - the expectation is for extra...

Not quite true - the expectation is for extra off-peak Maynooth line services as I understand it.

But probably correct to say nothing dramatic .
Forum: General Irish Rail Discussion 09-10-2017, 19:34
Replies: 279
Views: 121,836
Posted By berneyarms
I know many Irish people like conspiracy...

I know many Irish people like conspiracy theories, but my understanding is that the fault has been entirely down to Arriva Trains Wales and the Rail Delivery Group.

Irish Rail times have finally...
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