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VIDEO: Mixed reaction to introduction of autofare in Finglas

Saturday, 14th March, 2020 2:19pm
VIDEO: Mixed reaction to introduction of autofare in Finglas

This man wasn't impressed!

VIDEO: Mixed reaction to introduction of autofare in Finglas

This man wasn't impressed!

In the mid-1990s, Dublin Bus introduced the autofare system on the Number 40 route in a bid to protect drivers from being attacked and robbed.

As you can see from this fascinating clip, there was a mixed reaction to the new system, particularly when passengers realised they had to have the exact change or else travel into Dublin Bus HQ with their receipt to reclaim it.

Take a look.

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