Over 2,800 people used Dublin Bus late-night service in first five nights of initiation

A line of Dublin Buses seen in Broadstone Depot in Phibsborough. On Thursday, March 16, 2017, in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

Over 2,800 people used the 41 Dublin Bus route in the first five nights after it began its 24-hour service.

Over 500 people each night used the northside service which travels from Lower Abbey Street to Swords in both directions between midnight and 6am.

The 41 route from Lower Abbey Street to Swords Manor was used by a total of 2,829 people between 1st and 5th December.

The 24-hour service has been in place for the 41 and the 15 Dublin Bus routes since the beginning of this month.

-Noah Harte