Friday November 22, 2019

Go Ahead makes €18 million on Dublin bus routes in first year

Company faces criticism from National Transport Authority over service on some routes

By Ian Guider

Markets Editor

8th September, 2019

Private bus operator Go Ahead generated revenues of just over €18 million during its first year of operating bus routes in Dublin. The British company said the Irish operators made a small contribution to its overall operating profits during its financial year, which ended on June 29.

“In Ireland, the first of our two contracts, which operates 24 routes, began in September 2018 and made a small positive contribution to operating profitability in the year.

“Our second...

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