Portlaoise railway station
Portlaoise railway station is a station on the Dublin to Cork and also the Dublin to Limerick Intercity railway lines. It is also the terminus for the South Western Commuter also called the Portlaoise Commuter Line which forms part of the Dublin Suburban Rail network in the commuter belt for Dublin. It is the busiest county town railway station in the midlands region with up to 32 trains to Dublin (10 Non-Stop) and 30 trains from Dublin (9 Non-Stop) per day. 
|Location||Railway Street, Portlaoise, County Laois, R32 P590|
Republic of Ireland
|Owned by||Iarnród Éireann|
|Operated by||Iarnród Éireann|
Dublin to Cork
Portlaoise (formerly Maryborough) railway station opened on 26 June 1847.
In March 2008, Irish Rail opened a new Traincare depot south-west of Portlaoise town centre (officially opened on 25 July 2008). The depot provides a high quality maintenance and servicing facility for the 183 intercity railcars and some facilities for outer suburban railcars serving the Dublin - Portlaoise route. Irish Rail also have their Permanent Way depot South of the station.
M & A Coaches routes 828 and 828X serve the station providing links to locations such as Cashel, Urlingford, Durrow and Abbeyleix and in the other direction to the Midland Regional Hospital, Portlaoise. The bus stop is located just outside the station building on Station Road (accessed via stairs from Platform 1).
|Preceding station||Iarnród Éireann||Following station|
Dublin-Cork Main Line
Dublin-Tralee Main Line
Dublin-Limerick Main Line
South Western Commuter
- "Grand Canal Dock to Portlaoise" (PDF). www.irishrail.ie. 20 November 2017. Retrieved 28 February 2017.
- "Maryborough station" (PDF). Railscot - Irish Railways. Retrieved 3 November 2007.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 27 November 2013. Retrieved 6 October 2013.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)