Córas Iompair Éireann (CIÉ)
About Córas Iompair Éireann (CIÉ)
CIÉ is the national statutory body providing land public transport within the Republic of Ireland. It is wholly owned by the Government of Ireland and reports to the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport. Strategic direction, control and overall co-ordination is provided by CIÉ whilst each subsidiary and business unit has a high degree of operating autonomy. CIÉ’s subsidiaries are Iarnród Éireann (IÉ), Ireland’s national railway company, Bus Átha Cliath (BÁC), Dublin’s bus operator, and Bus Éireann (BÉ), provider of bus services throughout Ireland. CIÉ Tours International is wholly owned by CIÉ.