Dáil Éireann - Volume 405 - 20 February, 1991

Written Answers. - Bus Passenger Services.

156. Mr. Yates asked the Minister for Tourism, Transport and Communications the number of passenger journeys per annum since 1985 conveying through the operations of Dublin bus services.

Minister for Tourism, Transport and Communications (Mr. S. Brennan): Information on passenger journeys for 1990 is not yet available. The statistics [1049] requested by the Deputy in respect of earlier years is as follows:

Year

Passenger Journeys

000's

1985

161,783

1986

165,199

1987

167,147

1988

163,600

1989

161,200

Day tours and private hire passenger journeys operated by Dublin Bus are included in the 1987, 1988 and 1989 figures.