Kildare commuters set to be hit by train strike tomorrow

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Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter


Thousands of Kildare commuters are expected to be effected by a rail strike in the coming weeks.

Commuters will have to make alternative travel plans, tomorrow (November 1).

Iarnród Éireann advises customers that due to industrial action, trains are not expected to operate across Intercity, DART and Commuter routes on the following dates:

Wednesday November 1
Tuesday November 7
Tuesday November 14 (includes Ireland v Denmark World Cup Play-off at Lansdowne Road)
Thursday November 23
Friday December 8

If you have booked travel on these dates, we will cancel your booking for the dispute date journey leg and automatically refund you seven days prior to your date of travel (e.g. 25th October for 1st November, 31st October for 7th November etc).  Please allow three to five days for your financial institution to process your refund.

Further details will be updated as soon as available.

Irish Rail apologises for the inconvenience caused.