Railway Operators in (Northern) Ireland


IE - Iarnrod Eireann/Irish Rail

NIR - Northern Ireland Railways

Network length, gauge and electrification (2004):

In 2012 36.9 million journeys were made with IE, 0.5 million less than in 2011. Freight transport amounted 567 021 tonnes (90.8 million tonne-km).

In Northern Ireland 11.5 million passengers travelled with NIR, 7% more than in 2011.

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.

Websites: http://www.iarnrodeireann.ie/ and http://www.nir.co.uk/

Stock Tables:

Last update: 24-10-2013