Killester railway station

Killester railway station (Irish: Cill Easra) serves the suburbs of Killester and Donnycarney, as well as parts of Artane, in Dublin.

Killester

Cill Easra
Iarnród Éireann
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LocationMiddle Third, Dublin 5, D05 H528
Republic of Ireland
Coordinates53°22′22″N 6°12′18″W / 53.37278°N 6.20500°W / 53.37278; -6.20500Coordinates: 53°22′22″N 6°12′18″W / 53.37278°N 6.20500°W / 53.37278; -6.20500
Owned byIarnród Éireann
Operated byIarnród Éireann
Platforms2
Construction
Structure typeAt-grade
Other information
Station codeKLSTR
Fare zoneSuburban 1
Key dates
1 October 1845Station opens
1847Station closed
1923Station reopens
Dublin Area
Rapid Transit
Malahide Bus interchange
Portmarnock
Clongriffin
Howth
Sutton Bus interchange
Bayside
Howth Junction
& Donaghmede
Kilbarrack
Raheny
Harmonstown Bus interchange
Killester
Clontarf Road
Fairview Depot
Dublin Connolly
Luas Bus interchange
Tara Street Bus interchange
Dublin Pearse
Grand Canal Dock
Lansdowne Road
Sandymount
Sydney Parade Bus interchange
Merrion
(planned)
Booterstown
Blackrock Bus interchange
Seapoint
Salthill and Monkstown
Dún Laoghaire Mallin Bus interchange
Sandycove and Glasthule
Glenageary
Dalkey
Killiney
Shankill
Woodbrook
(planned)
Bray Daly Bus interchange
Greystones

HistoryEdit

The original station opened on 1 October 1845[1] but closed after two years, re-opening on a new site about 200 m (656 ft) further north in 1923.

The ticket office is open between 5:45 AM to 7:45 PM, Monday to Sunday.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Killester station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 2007-09-03.

External linksEdit


Preceding station     Iarnród Éireann   Following station
Clontarf Road   DART
Trans-Dublin
  Harmonstown