Travel, Traffic and Motoring News

Stamps Celebrating Manx Electric Railway 125th Anniversary

In celebration of the Manx Electric Railway’s 125th Anniversary this September, Isle of Man Transport has teamed up with Isle of Man Post Office to commission...
Friday, 29 June 2018

Record TT passenger figures for Isle of Man Transport

Bus vannin carried a record number of passengers during this year's TT Festival with an 11% increase on the figures from 2017.
Monday, 18 June 2018

Bus Vannin to provide flexible patient transport service

A new mini-bus service offering Island patients convenient transport between home and hospital will take to the roads from 1 July. The contract for Patient...
Thursday, 14 June 2018

New warning light in Laxey

A new roadside warning system has been installed in Laxey. Flashing amber lights now warn road users of oncoming trams approaching from the Ramsey direction at...
Thursday, 24 May 2018

Pack with care and be prepared for airport security

Passengers travelling through Isle of Man Airport are being urged to check the guidance on hand luggage and help keep security screening queues to a minimum...
Thursday, 24 May 2018

Contactless payments launched on Island’s buses

Bus passengers will be able to pay their fares through contactless technology from tomorrow (Thursday 24 May). All vehicles operated by Bus Vannin will offer...
Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Peter’s Railway author Chris Vine to teach youngsters about steam train travel

Chris Vine is visiting the Isle of Man for the third consecutive year to speak to schoolchildren about the Island’s steam railway. The author behind the...
Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Three travel partners granted official status for TT Races and Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling

The Department for Enterprise has granted official partner status to three local companies to offer travel and accommodation services to visitors to the Isle of...
Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Replacement Peel Harbour Road Bridge design to go on display to the public

A scheme to replace Peel Harbour Road Bridge is scheduled to begin in September, planning approval pending. The proposed design of the new bridge will be...
Friday, 11 May 2018

Improvements to passenger experience at airport

Work is now under way on changes designed to reduce queueing times and improve the passenger experience while passing through security at the Isle of Man...
Wednesday, 9 May 2018