Bad news for those taking public transport with fare price increase fpr bus, rail and Luas services in Dublin from today, 01 December 2015.
Dublin Bus has increased prices by up to 15 percent with adults travelling between four to seven stages on Dublin Bus new price of €2.70. For eight to thirteen stages, the fare has dropped by 10 cents to €2.70. Adult passengers paying with cash have extra 5 cents price hike for between one to three zones. School children will be charged an extra 5 cents for cash fares or 2 cents extra for leap card journeys.
Luas fares for a three zone annual ticket have increased by €60 to €910. Luas ticket prices for 1-day, 7-day and 30-day tickets have increased by 4%.
Irish Rail services biggest price increase is 4 percent.
Short-hop cash fares on trains have been increased by between 1.9 percent and 3.7 percent, while zone tickets have been increased by 3.4 percent and 4 percent.
Bus Éireann services will increase fares by up to 5 percent.