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About Us

with John Cregan TD

Getting on the bus

Services

Our services operate semi flexible routes throughout Limerick and can deviate up to 5 miles to pick passengers up at their own doors.

The cost of travelling is:-

Adult Return Journey (any service) €5.00
Child Return Journey any service) €2.50

Free Travel pass holder can use our services FREE

All services are coordinated centrally through the Rural Bus Office on 069-78040.

A list of services Routes

Our Board

Our board has 7 members consisting of representatives from West Limerick Resources Ltd , Ballyhoura Development Ltd, Limerick Youth Service, West Limeric Independent Living and the general community

Operations:  

Manager: Anne Gaughan
Administrator:
Caroline McCarthy
Dispatcher/Administrator:
Kevin Flynn
Dispatcher/Administrator:
Marie O'Connor

Operators

Rural Bus has contracted local providers where possible to provide these services. Our services are available to anyone who wishes to avail of them.

Key Priorities – 2014 to 2016

  • Implement the seamless transition of business/operations into the new Limerick TCU.
  • Adopt/incorporate NTA directives on financial returns and implement in the company procedures.
  • Coordinate delivery of transport services locally funded by NTA and new services under separate agreement for other agencies in the Limerick area.
  • Identify changes in rural transport environment and provide services in those areas where there is an unmet demand and research innovative methods of meeting that need.
  • Continue to consolidate and sustain existing transport services.
  • Monitor and connect to other transport providers in the Limerick area.
  • Work towards NIRTS through research and development in transport integration accommodating School, HSE and RTP transport services.
  • Continue to provide accessible transport where possible and support those in isolation
  • To improve efficiency of transport services through route planning and mapping
  • Engage in the development of County Transport Plans.

Social Inclusion

A key principle of the company is to provide innovative community based initiatives for transport services in rural areas with a view to addressing the issue of social exclusion in rural Ireland, which is caused by a lack of access to transport.

 


Support

This company is supported by the Dept. of Transport, Tourism & Sport and administered by the National Transport Authority.

dttas

nta

National Journey Planner


Contact Us

Rural Bus Newcastle West Enterprise Centre, Sheehan's Road, Newcastle West, Co. Limerick.
Company Number: 361673

Tel: 069 78040
Fax:
069 78050

email for bookings:
kevin@ruralbus.com

email:
anne@ruralbus.com
limerick.manager@locallink.ie

 


 

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