2391km broad gauge(1600mm), 53km electrified at 1500V= (DART)
IE operates all train services in the republic of Ireland. In 2019 over
million passengers travelled wiith IE, 4.3% more than in 2018. The Dublin-Belfast international
service is commonly operated by IE and NIR.
In 2010 the Waterford-Rosslare line closed for passenger services, but
the Dunboyne line (M3 Parkway-Dunboyne-Dublin) was reopened for
passenger services. This line is to be extended to Navan.