IRISH RAIL: Cork-Dublin Passenger Journeys Highest on record in 2017
A total of 3.15million passenger journeys were recorded on the Dublin/Cork rail line in 2017, the highest figures ever figures recorded on the route. This represents a 6.5% increase on 2016. Strong growth was also recorded on the Cork/Cobh and Cork Midleton commuter routes. Cork/Cobh passenger numbers were up 10% to 908,000 journeys and Cork/Midleton were up 9% to 413,000.
Limerick-Dublin 900,000 up 7%
Limerick-Galway 134.000 up (34,000)