Go-Ahead Ireland Dublin Commuter route changeover 125, 126 and 130 (commencing 1st December 2019)


From Sunday 1st December 2019, Go-Ahead Ireland will commence operation of a number of Dublin Commuter routes currently operated by Bus Éireann:

Route 125 (Newbridge – Naas – Crumlin – Dublin – UCD)

Route 126 (Rathangan – Kildare – Naas – Dublin)

Route 130 (Athy – Kilcullen – Naas – Dublin)

In advance of the change in operator, the NTA and Go-Ahead Ireland reviewed data and carried out surveys across all the routes.

Timetable enhancements will be implemented from commencement as outlined below:

  • 30-minute frequency between Newbridge and Dublin via Naas, Johnstown & Kill every day with additional peak time services
  • Evening services to operate hourly through to last bus at 01:05 from Dublin on Monday to Saturday
  • Additional services from Athy and Kilcullen including new off-peak connecting services to Naas for onward travel on Route 126
  • New services for Rathangan on Saturday and Sunday