Killiney railway station
Killiney station in 2012
|Location||Station Road, Killiney, County Dublin, A96 V0C2|
Republic of Ireland
|Owned by||Iarnród Éireann|
|Operated by||Iarnród Éireann|
|Fare zone||Suburban 3|
|Original company||Dublin and Wicklow Railway|
|Pre-grouping||Dublin and South Eastern Railway|
|Post-grouping||Great Southern Railways|
|1 May 1858||First station opens as Killiney|
|6 May 1882||Second, relocated, station opens, as Killiney & Ballybrack. Replacing the original Killiney and Ballybrack stations, both of which close.|
|1921||Station renamed as Killiney|
The station lies on the DART line. The entrance to the station is via Station Road. It is located about 2 minutes walk to Killiney Beach.
The original station was located on nearby Strathmore Road. The current station opened on 6 May 1882 under the name Killiney & Ballybrack, replacing both Killiney and Ballybrack stations, the Ballybrack suffix was dropped in 1921. The original Killiney station had itself replaced the earlier Obelisk Hill, Killiney station on 1 January 1858.
The station was electrified in 1983 with the arrival of DART services. The station became unmanned in 2013 and it has two automatic ticket vending machines.
There is no public transport to or from the station. The nearest bus stop is in Ballybrack village, located 1km from the station. This is served by Go-Ahead Ireland routes 45a / 45b from Kilmacanogue to Dun Laoghaire, via Bray.
A large pay & display car park is located across the road from the station.
|Preceding station||Iarnród Éireann||Following station|
Line and station open
|Dublin and South Eastern Railway||Woodbrook|
Line open, station closed
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Killiney railway station.|
- "Killiney and Killiney/Ballybrack station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 3 September 2007.