Galway Bay fm newsroom – A survey has found that 7 in 10 young adults in Galway are using public transport
That’s a substantial increase on three years ago.
Expressway conducted the survey of 19-23 year olds outside of Dublin.
69% of young people in Galway use more public transport now than in 2019, and 60 per cent hold a LEAP card
Of the 500 young people interviewed outside of Dublin, including the Galway contingent, 16% also said that public transport was their main method of transportation.
38% claimed it was the cheapest option, 31% said it was more efficient, and 29% said it was due to reduced fares.
Only 14% of those surveyed mention the environmental impact of public transport reducing their carbon footprint.