Disruptions to the rail service this morning meant that Kilkenny passengers faced a lengthy journey delay.
The 07:50 Waterford to Dublin Heuston service had to be stopped at Muine Bheag (Bagenalstown) station due to a technical issue on-board.
The service was delayed by eighty minutes due to the issue, according to Irish Rail.
The delay also had knock-on effects for all the subsequent stops on the line during the busy morning commuter period.
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