Transport Statistics


Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

This compendium of transport statistics is a thematic publication which provides a wide range of Irish transport statistics in areas such as vehicle licensing and registrations, driver and vehicle testing, penalty points, road safety, road freight transport, rail transport, aviation transport, public transport and maritime transport.


Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport; CSO; Revenue Commissioners; Road Safety Authority; National Roads Authority; Irish Aviation Authority; Bus Éireann; Dublin Bus; Railway Procurement Agency; Iarnród Éireann; Taxi Regulator; Transport Infrastructure Ireland; National Transport Authority; Irish Rail


Transport related statistics.



Reference period

Calendar year, month and 31 December

Start date



About 10 months after the end of the reference period


  • Thematic report
    This report contains statistics from a variety of sources with diverse classifications. Please see the tables within the report for details of classifications. The StatCentral portal includes specific statistics on this topic when available from other official sources.


Business Sectors - Transport

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