Dáil Éireann - Volume 586 - 25 May, 2004

Written Answers. - Public Transport.

  338. Mr. R. Bruton asked the Minister for Transport the number of passengers carried by mainline rail, by suburban rail and DART, by Dublin Bus and by Provincial bus in each year since 1998. [15704/04]

  Mr. Brennan: CIE has provided the information requested by the Deputy which is outlined in the following table.

Passenger Numbers

Passenger Journeys

1998 m.

1999 m.

2000 m.

2001 m.

2002 m.

2003 m.

Iarnród Éireann

9.8

10.2

9.7

10.9

11.3

11.3

Mainline

2.6

2.6

2.4

2.6

2.7

2.7

Suburban DART

19.7

19.9

19.6

20.8

21.5

21.6

Bus Átha Cliath

134

139

134

143

147

149

Bus Éireann

84.4

84

84.3

87.4

89.3

92