DART+ Benefits of DART+ West
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Benefits of DART+ West

  • Increased passenger capacity from 4,500 to 13,750 passengers per hour per direction on the Maynooth Line and train frequency (subject to demand) - facilitating fast and reliable transport to communities along the Maynooth Line
  • Easier travel opportunities for work, education, or leisure purposes
  • Facilitate the development and future growth of existing and new communities that will greatly benefit from the connectivity that DART+ will deliver along that line
  • Alleviation of road congestion, particularly at the level crossings
  • Building a sustainable and connected City Region. Supporting the transition to a low carbon and climate resilient society
  • Facilitating people to make sustainable travel choices by encouraging a move away from private cars to reliable, efficient and safer public transport network
  • Improve multimodal connectivity through interchanges with the Luas at Spencer Dock Station and with the Metrolink at Glasnevin and Phibsborough
  • Improve journey time reliability