Irish Rail confirm there will be extra services from Sligo

Irish Rail have confirmed that they will add an extra service to the Sligo Dublin line by the Summer.

The move is prompted by growing passenger numbers on the route.

The propsed changes are as follows: At present there is an 8:00 and 11:05 service from Dublin. The company propose changing that schedule to include a 7:05, 9.05 and 11.05 service.

Likewise from Sligo to Dublin the timetable now is 1500 and 1800 which will change to 1500, 1700 and 1900.

Barry Kenny, is the Communications Manager with Ianroad Eireann: