Extra buses for day of Pope’s Mass
BUS Éireann has announced extra services on Sunday, August 26, for the visit of Pope Francis, including the 133 from Wicklow.
Over 500,000 people are expected to visit Dublin City that day when a Mass will be celebrated by Pope Francis.
Gardaí have urged motorists and the public to use public transport to travel there. In order to cater for anticipated demand, Bus Éireann will operate a greatly enhanced schedule which will see overall capacity increasing by over 100 per cent.
The enhanced timetable will operate in the morning and evening peaks to cater for anticipated demand.
Tickets can be purchased in advance at buseireann.ie.