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Top 10 benefits of Public Transport

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Great value Bus & Train tickets running during Bus & Train week 2018, 4-10 June

Bus & Train Week 2018 is launching on 4-10 June 2018 and Translink are urging you to #GetOnBoardNI with these top benefits:

Philip Browne, Chairman ICE NI, Kirsty McManus, National Director, IoD, Anne McGregor, Chief Executive, NI Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Chris Conway, Group Chief Executive, Translink, Iain Hoy, Senior Policy Advisor, CBI and Kieran Harding, Managing Director, BITC at the launch of the 2018 Bus + Train Week #GetonBoardNI Corporate Challenge.

1) Stress Less: Relax, read a good book or catch up on social media. Enjoy more me-time - you deserve it!

2) Go Green: More people using public transport means less pollution, better air quality and healthier towns and cities.

3) Fast Track: Bus lanes and fast trains help you avoid congestion and get from A to B quicker.

4) Health Kick: Keep active! Walk or cycle to and from the bus or train station for a free and easy way to boost your fitness.

5) Free Wi-Fi*: Stay productive and catch up on emails, social media or online shopping (*free wifi available on all trains and goldline coaches).

6) Convenience: Tired of searching and paying for car-parking? Jump on board the bus or train and let us do the driving.

7) Keep road safe: Choose public transport and reduce traffic congestion for safer roads.

8) Arrive on time: Use the App, mobile tickets and real-time passenger information to help you plan your journey.

9) Catch some ZZZs: Take a nap, enjoy your breakfast, top-up your make-up of just watch the world go by - the options are endless!

10) Get social: Let Translink be your 'designated' driver so you can let your hair down and chill out with friends after work.

Bus & Train Week, 4-10 June 2018 is about more than just getting on-board public transport. There are lots of exciting activities planned throughout the week across Northern Ireland. Here's a snapshot of the action you won't want to miss:

  • Partner Offers
  • In-Station Activities
  • Corporate Challenge
  • Little Reporters Competition with Belfast Telegraph
  • Connections Exhibition
  • Ulster in Bloom celebrating 40 years!
Translink supporting charity partner – Cancer Focus

Full details on all Translink celebrations available at: or Tel: 028 9066 6630



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