Bus Connects Phase 3

1 month ago Mon 16th May 2022

Phase 3, which commences on May 29, involves the introduction of Northern orbital routes N4 and N6.

The N4 will be operated by Dublin Bus. The N6 will be operated by Go-Ahead Ireland. This will coincide with the removal of the 17a (Blanchardstown SC – Howth Junction).

 

What are the new routes? 

  • N4 Blanchardstown - Point Village via Collins Avenue (Operated by Dublin Bus)
  • N6 Finglas - Howth Junction via Beaumont Hospital (Operated by Go-Ahead Ireland) 
Route Map

 

Some of the many benefits of BusConnects include:
• Increased capacity and frequency.
• Improved ticketing to allow for free interchange between services.

 

Frequency Guide

 

Interchange Between routes N4 & N6 at Finglas : 


If you wish to travel between Blanchardstown and Ballymun, Santry, Beaumont, Coolock or Howth Junction, you will be able to transfer between the N4 and N6 at Finglas at no additional cost with the TFI 90 Minute Fare using your TFI Leap Card.

 

Interchange

FAQ : 

Q : Is my bus stop staying the same? 

A : Some bus stops have moved. The N6 will not serve some stops on Ballymun Road.

Q : Will I have to change bus? 

A : If you wish to travel between Blanchardstown and Ballymun, Santry, Beaumont, Coolock or Howth Junction, you will need to transfer between the N4 and N6 at Finglas at no additional cost with the TFI 90 Minute Fare using your TFI Leap Card.

Q : How frequently are the new services running? 

A: There is a 10 minute frequency on both the N4 and N6 at most times on weekdays and Saturdays, with buses running every 15 minutes during the daytime on Sundays and every 20 minutes on Sunday evenings

Q : Is there a timetable for the new N6? 

A : Please find the timetable for the Go-Ahead Ireland N6 here : https://www.goaheadireland.ie/timetable-change-29th-may-2022

 

 

For any information on the changes, please contact our customer care team who will be happy to help. 

Comment form: please complete our customer comment form which can be found in the bottom right hand corner of the webpage

Call: 0818 804071 

Email: customercomment@goaheadireland.ie